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Nursing

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Last reviewed: May 2018

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Clinical Decision Making

Clinical decision making requires good quality judgment including critical thinking

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Paid Careworkers In The Home

When someone is being cared for at home there can be a lot of people involved. Sometimes paid care workers will also come in to provide support.

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Nurses: how a nurse can help your child | Raising Children Network

Different kinds of nurses work with children. Your child might sometimes see a registered nurse, nurse practitioner, practice nurse or school nurse.

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Cancer Nurse Coordination Service

The Cancer Nurse Coordination Service is a team of specialist nurses located in both metropolitan Perth and rural regions of Western Australia.

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Continence nurses and children | Raising Children Network

Continence nurses are registered nurses who specialise in incontinence treatment and management. They might be able to help you with toilet training.

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Your child and family health nurse | Raising Children Network

Your child and family health nurse can help you with feeding your baby, learning about baby sleep and making sure your baby or child is growing well.

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Professional Standards Committee decisions

Professional Standards Committee hearings are conducted by the Medical Council of NSW and the Nursing and Midwifery Council of NSW are generally held in public.

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Professional Standards Committee decisions

Professional Standards Committee hearings are conducted by the Medical Council of NSW and the Nursing and Midwifery Council of NSW are generally held in public. Published decisions of the Medical Professional Standards Committees from 1 October 2008 onwards are available on the website of the Medical Council of NSW's website.

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Palliative care in RAC

High care facilities (nursing homes) will be able to provide for the palliative care needs of their residents. Most "ageing in place low care facilities (hostels) will do as well. High care facilities have registered and enrolled nurses to provide skilled nursing care at all times.

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Ophthalmology services | Vision Initiative

Information on the role of ophthalmologists and ophthalmic nurses in eye health and vision care

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