regression to hospital based nursing - page 2

In Australia we are currently in pre: Federal election mode. Our presiding prime minister has decided it would be a good thing if nursing went back to hospital based training. He states that nurses... Read More

  1. by   EZGM
    Quote from dar15
    The Australian Nurses Federation - the major professional organisation / union - reject it:
    "It is old time thinking. Mr Howard [Australian Prime Minister] should ask himself and tell the community why we have over 10% of the nursing workforce (30,000 nurses) who remain registered as nurses but refuse to work in a system that has been run down and fails to provide decent wages and working conditions. An immediate solution to the nursing shortage in this country would be to attract even half of those nurses back into the system by providing decent jobs, wages and working conditions." Ged Kearney, ANF Acting Federal Secretary
    I could not have said it any better-same goes for the US!