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  • NP recognised in Federal Parliament 4th December 2018 NSW member, Anne Moehead has had her outstanding service and skills acknowledged in Federal Parliament by her local member Kevin Hodge Member for Page, NSW. Anne's qualifications include FACNP OAM, Credentialed Mental Health Nurse, Nurse Practitioner Psychogeriatrics / Dementia| NNSWLHD Nursing & M... ... more
  • Nurse Practitioner Week 2018 26th November 2018 In 2018, the ACNP would like to extend the celebrations for Nurse Practitioner Week to a full week. Nurse Practitioner Week will commence on the 10th December and finish on the 16th December 2018. ... more
  • ACNP Welcomes Royal Commission into Aged Care 31st October 2018 ACNP Welcomes Royal Commission into Aged Care The Australian College of Nurse Practitioners (ACNP) welcomes the announcement by Prime Minister, Scott Morrison for a Royal Commission into the quality of care in nursing homes and the broader aged care. The College also welcomes the announcement las... ... more
  • The Nurse Practitioner Profession and its multifaceted dimensions 29th October 2018 With numbers now exceeding over 1500 NPs in Australia, the demand for nurse practitioners is constantly growing. Australian nurse practitioners are experienced in diagnosing and treating people of all ages with a variety of acute and chronic health conditions. NPs can work in the areas of emergency,... ... more
  • Nurse Practitioners: A capable and collaborative solution to health care 26th July 2018 In the recent weeks there has been plenty of dialogue about Nurse Practitioners (NP) in Australia and questions have been asked of the Australian College of Nurse Practitioners (ACNP) in relation to the ... more
  • ACNP Welcomes $112 Million ACT Health Boost 18th June 2018 The Australian College for Nurse Practitioners (ACNP) welcomed the announcement by the Minister for Health and Wellbeing, Meegan Fitzharris in relation to 2018 Budget major infrastructure investment for... ... more
  • Clinical Guidelines April 2018 - ASHM 7th June 2018 Daily use of coformulated tenofovir and emtricitabine for HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) by populations at high risk of HIV infection is now recommended in guidelines from the United States, Europe and Australia ... more
  • Griffith University Survey: Paediatric Nursing Researchers 29th May 2018 The School of Nursing and Midwifery at Griffith University are conducting an observational study to identify paediatric nursing researchers within Australia and describe their current research programs. ... more