Media Releases

Let nurses and midwives do their job

Tuesday 23rd February, 2010

The Australian Nursing Federation, Australian College of Midwives and Australian College of Nurse Practitioners are calling on the senate to pass legislation that allows eligible midwives and nurse… Read more

Elderly residents need more nurses

Monday 22nd February, 2010

The aged care sector needs an injection of funds because the hard working nurses and personal carers workloads are becoming unmanageable, said Australian Nursing Federation Acting Federal Secretary… Read more

Abbott misrepresents Nurses’ Union

Tuesday 9th February, 2010

Assistant Federal Secretary of the Australian Nursing Federation (ANF), Lee Thomas said comments by the Federal Opposition Leader made about the union in Federal Parliament yesterday (3:10pm 8 Feb.)… Read more

Let nurses care for patients in regional areas

Saturday 30th January, 2010

The Australian Nursing Federation and the Australian College of Nurse Practitioners has called for calm amid hysterical and offensive dialogue coming from some healthcare sectors on the issue of… Read more