Six nursing students from the Paracelsus Medizinische Privatuniversitat, Salzburg, attended the Adelaide Nursing School for 2 weeks from 17th – 28th October 2016 on a reciprocal study tour. The students working in pairs and joined in with the year three Bachelor of Nursing students for two sessions of practice based learning.
Congratulations to nursing graduate, Candace Bavaresco, who has won the Australian Primary Healthcare Nurses Association (APNA) Recently Graduated Nurse of the Year Award. Candace graduated from the Master of Clinical Nursing degree in December 2014 and commenced working at Hampstead Health Family Practice in April 2015. Her achievements in just one year are outstanding, and a […]
The program for the 2016 Nurses and Midwives Symposium is now available on the School of Nursing website. The one-day research symposium to celebrate international Nurses and Midwives Week will be held on Thursday 12 May 2016. The annual symposium is jointly offered through the Nursing and Midwifery Office of SA Health and the Schools […]
A placement to remember – Recollection by Tara Keenan Through my placement, I was offered the opportunity to observe a range of procedures and also to follow an individual patient journey right through from admission to recovery. I witnessed first-hand the complexities that arise from providing care in country areas, such as the challenge of […]
The Ageing & Living Well Think Tank Innovation Collaborative (ALWTTIC) held on 9-11 November was a resounding success. The aim of the Think Tank was to collaboratively develop innovative solutions to complex problems impacting healthy ageing policy and practice on topics such as finance; technology; lifestyle; healthcare informatics; medicine, gender and ageing; careers and work; […]
On Wednesday 10 June, the School of Nursing hosted a career’s event for final year pre-registration nursing students. Attendance was great and students’ commented on how motivated they felt to put the most into their applications for TPPP positions. We wish them all the very best!
The School of Nursing is incredibly proud of Fleur Tuthill, a Master of Clinical Nursing graduate, for being awarded the Graduate Nurse of the Year award at Coffs Harbour Hospital. Fleur was a part of the first cohort to graduate from the Master of Clinical Nursing program. Here is what Fleur has to say, ‘The […]
Established in 2008 the International Learning Collaborative (ILC) brings together like-minded professionals, academics and healthcare nursing leaders with a common goal to elevate the standard of fundamentals of care around the world. The website is an online platform to demonstrate the work and activity on the go by the ILC. Lead by co-Founder Professor Alison […]
At the end of rural placement, this is what Caley has to say… Rural Placement going into second year was an exciting, nervous and scary experience which I was very much looking forward too. For my rural placement I was lucky enough to go to the Waikerie Hospital in the Riverland. This was a great […]
At the end of her rural placement, this is what Caitlin has to say… My name is Caitlin and I am currently on my rural nursing placement in Kimba, South Australia. Kimba officially opened in 1876 and was proclaimed a township in 1915. Today, the population of the township is approximately 650 people. We traveled […]