How much do nurses actually get paid?

My advice for making more money as a younger nurse is to offer yourself up for the shifts that nobody wants.

Confronting stories from an ICU nurse

If you’re a nurse then cleaning s…, removing drains from peoples brains or thinking on your feet in a critical situation all become ‘normal.’

Certificate III in Health Services Assistance: study it in Year 11 & 12

You do the course over two years, while you are in year 11 and 12.

What’s a Bachelor of Nursing at CSU like?

After a family member experienced a trauma, I realised the impact that a nurse has on someone’s life.

Diploma of Enrolled Nursing at TAFE NSW

Why Alicia picked it & whether she’d recommend it

Psychology, nursing or social work?

A round table discussion with people who love, like and regret their careers in psych, social work and nursing.

Midwifery: The real story

“Midwifery can be downright frightening”

We need to talk about the perception of nurses

What’s the first image that comes to mind when you think of a nurse?

Why emotional intelligence is compulsory for any nurse

I was suddenly forced to realise how little I have been required to ‘feel’. For me it is choice, for them, it is a reality.

The four rules for a career in nursing

Why didn’t an older and wiser nurse tell ME this?

The harsh reality of nurse culture

And the issue is reaching endemic levels.

Day in the life of a burns nurse

Injured in a backyard lawnmover petrol tin explosion, a young boy is rushed to hospital with flame burns to his face, left arm, left hand and chest.

Becoming a research nurse

Help develop modern medicine

A year in paediatric nursing

The not so painful appendix (the literary kind) that every nursing student should read before their Post Graduate Program.

Midwifery: The what and the how

As a Midwife, I like most when I know I have become a part of a woman’s life and story

Moving from Podiatry to Nursing at UQ

You’ve just got to laugh when the police come in with a guy arrested for possession and…

A nurse’s letter to her children

What is it like for a child of a nurse?