The APNA Career and Education Frameworks for Nurses in Primary Health Care project are the first of their kind in Australia and are now available from My Nursing Future.
The effect of these amendments is in line with APNA’s commitment to hold transparent election of board members that align with the intent of the APNA constitution.
You can find the most up-to-date recommendations for the use of vaccines in Australia. The digital handbook is easier to navigate and search.
If you are working offline, relevant sections of the Handbook can be downloaded to devices or printed.
Do you want to develop models of care that are relevant to your local health needs? Grant funding and APNA support will be provided to successful applicants of BNC. Applications are now open.
Read about HIV prevention in primary health care and the different resources available.
"This report makes a persuasive set of arguments for investing in nursing and midwifery as part of a multidisciplinary, people-centred workforce,” Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) says.
A story from an APNA member
Store and retrieve your continuing professional development through a simple and accessible web portal.
Abstracts for the APNA National Conference 2019 are now open - share your ideas and knowledge with nurses working in primary health care
Free online learning for general practice nurses
It’s recognised that the longer a nurse stays with an organisation the more productive they become. Early results of the Transition to Practice Pilot Program Tranche 1 have indicated it has had a positive influence on nurses’ intentions to remain in the nursing workforce.
We are asking nurses what you have, what you need and what you want from your continuing professional development—in relation to chronic disease management and healthy ageing.
The feedback you provide will be an important tool in assisting APNA to fulfil the education and training needs and expectations of the primary health care nursing workforce.
Our main story features the results of the APNA Workforce Survey 2018, which offers an indication of the average pay and working conditions of primary health care nurses working in Australia.
A member story about how ECGs make nursing worth it.
The Minister for Health has announced that the opt-out period will be extended until 31 January 2019. The opt-out website and the Help line will be available until 31 January 2019.
"When you have other countries investing a lot more, that’s where the workforce will go."
APNA President Karen Booth speaks with WA Today.
Find out more about APNA’s events, and register for a workshop tailored specifically to nurses in primary health care.
The APNA Board announces the resignation of Chief Executive Officer, Darren Carr.
APNA Board Director, Ken Griffin, has been appointed as Interim CEO during the search for a new leader.
Professional indemnity insurance for APNA members to 31 March 2019 for $9.17 per month