Nurses and midwives must be registered with the NMBA, and meet the NMBA's professional standards in order to practise in Australia. Includes the Code of Ethics for Nurses, and the Code of Professional Conduct.
The Practice Standards are for the benefit of all school nurses and school communities in guiding consistency for competent and safe practice.
The national conference for nurses working in primary health care.
The Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia has developed registration standards define the requirements that nurses need to meet to be registered.
Information from Medicare on MBS Practice Incentive Payments
The foundation program is planned to provide an understanding of roles, responsibilities and skills necessary for nurses working in the general practice environment and provide an orientation.
September 2017. APNA Position Statement: Nurses working to their full scope of practice as part of an interdisciplinary team can enable more integrated, efficient and accessible healthcare. September 2017.
August 2018. If you claim a Medicare benefit for a patient, remind them they don’t need to submit a claim online to get their benefit. Since Medicare improved its patients’ Medicare online accounts earlier this year, more patients are submitting their claims online. But some patients are claiming benefits for services the practice has already claimed for them. Find out how you can better assist your patients and your practice...
These national Standards clearly articulate the standard of computer literacy, information literacy and information management required of all nurses and midwives, for practice.