Health Workforce Insights: Issue 12 - May 2013
A monthly newsletter on the work from Health Workforce Australia (HWA). View here.
Revised ICN Code of Ethics for Nurses - December 2012
The International Council of Nurses' has revised the Code of Ethics for Nurses, it highlights the importance of positive practice environments and evidence based practice. It is available to view on the ICN website. Click here.
Australian Safety and Quality Goals for Health Care
The Commission has developed documents to explain the Australian Safety and Quality Goals for Health Care, including an Overview and a series of Action Guides. Please consider the Goals when developing and implementing your safety and quality improvements. More information is available at: http://www.safetyandquality.gov.au/our-work/national-perspectives/goals/
You can find out more about the national personally controlled electronic health record (ehealth record) through the Department of Health and Ageing's online gateway at www.ehealth.gov.au. The website is for both individuals and healthcare professionals to learn about the benefits, privacy and security as well as how to register for your own national eHealth record.
For a complete list of 2013 conferences of interest to member organisations. Click here to view our Calendar.