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Monash University program addresses infection control training in Vic aged care facilities

The Aged Care Royal Commission recently released a special report looking at the sector’s response to COVID-19.

Nursing and Midwifery 20 October, 2020

Monash supports aged care sector with infection control training

Monash University is assisting the aged care sector with infection control training for workers, to help the industry cope with the COVID-19 pandemic.

Nursing and Midwifery 14 October, 2020

Nurses are not just ‘carers’ - research experts speak out about nurses' contribution to COVID-19

Nurses and midwives find themselves on the frontlines, battling a crisis - a global pandemic.  During a free webinar, Monash nursing experts explore the diversity of roles nurses are currently leading in the fight against COVID-19

Nursing and Midwifery 14 October, 2020

Aged-care facilities need accredited infection control experts. Who are they, and what will they do?

The Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety last week released a special report looking at the sector’s response to COVID-19.

Nursing and Midwifery 7 October, 2020

How to reduce COVID-19 risk at the beach or the pool

Australians are emerging from winter and, where possible, enjoying trips to beaches and public pools. Beach-side picnics, barbecues and get-togethers are back on the cards for many of us.

Nursing and Midwifery 6 October, 2020

The social determinants of health in COVID-19 recovery

The COVID-19 crisis has turned a spotlight on existing health, social and economic inequities in Australia and internationally.

Nursing and Midwifery 23 September, 2020

Mask or face shield

Whatever face covering you choose, you must use it properly, and it must fit correctly.

Nursing and Midwifery 11 September, 2020

Spirit of nursing

Back in April 2020, Monash University Nursing student,  Keith Dwyer started a GoFundMe page to raise a $1,000 with the original idea of it helping him meet some basic necessities, such as rent and petrol to get to his nursing placement

Nursing and Midwifery 7 August, 2020

New business restrictions will reduce case numbers

New business restrictions, including closure of retail stores and restrictions on some industries, such as construction, have been announced to accompany Melbourne’s stage four lockdown.

Nursing and Midwifery 4 August, 2020