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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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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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Nursing strike- breastfeeding refusal

A nursing strike refers to a babys refusal to breastfeed and usually occurs after breastfeeding is well established. When breast milk is rejected it can be distressing for both mother and baby, but with patience and professional advice breastfeeding problems like a nursing strike can be dealt with.

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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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Continence Helpline 1800 33 00 66 Get help Continence Foundation of Australia

Call 1800 33 00 66 to speak to a continence nurse.

Read more on Continence Foundation of Australia website

Truth Telling and Collusion

Nurses sometimes encounter situations whereby requests are made to withhold the truth from a patient.

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ASCIA Eczema Action Plan - Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA)

The following action plan was developed by ASCIA as a medical document to be completed (with type in fields and tick boxes) and signed by a medical or nurse practitioner.

Read more on ASCIA – Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy website

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