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Consultation open - draft Nurse Practitioner standard - 11th June 2021
ACORN's draft Perioperative Nursing Professional Standard for Practice - Nurse Practitioner is now available for members and stakeholders to review and provide comment. The draft standard has been developed by the Professional Worskstream Team comprising a range of perioperative nurses. ACNP has also contributed. The review and comment period will close on the 9th July 2021.
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Victorian Department of Health webinar about the COVID-19 vaccine for all health care workers - 31st May 2021
COVID-19 Vaccines | Your questions answered Thursday 10 June | 11am–12pm | Webinar for Victorian healthcare workers Join Grace Carroll, Prof Ben Cowie and A/Prof Margie Danchin for an in-depth discussion about the COVID-19 vaccines. Explore how the vaccines were developed, separate the facts from the myths and media hype, and answer your questions.
Exposure-prone procedures (EPPs): New registration renewal requirement - 26th May 2021
This week, ACORN has become aware of member concerns regarding a recent change to nursing registration renewal.
International Day of Action Against Bullying in Nursing and Midwifery - 19th May 2021
International Day of Action Against Bullying in Nursing and Midwifery on 19 May 2021 is an opportunity for all organisations supporting nurses and midwives to put aside their political agendas for the sake of the greater good. It is a time for cooperative effort, professionalism and collegial generosity.
Resources to help nurses and midwives with tax returns - 15th April 2021
The Australian Tax Office (ATO) has prepared a range of resources to help nurses and midwives this tax time.
Department of Health webinar: COVID-19 the new normal - 28th July 2020
Dr Nick Coatsworth, Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Department of Health and a panel of guest speakers discuss ‘COVID-19, the new normal’.
2020 Standards Webinars - now available - 20th July 2020
Video recordings of five of the recent eight webinars addressing new content in the ACORN Standards are now freely available to members. You will need to log-in to view the ACORN Members' Only section on this website. Due to a technical glitch there are no recordings for the Antimicrobial Stewardship, Budgeting or Chlorhexidine Sensitivity webinars. ACORN thanks the > 1,000 attendees at these webinars held between late May to mid July.
Nurse and Midwife Support webinar - 30th June 2020
Now, more than ever, is the time to look after yourself. The Nurse and Midwife Support webinar is now available to view.
Congratulations to the 2020 EiPN Team Award Winners 2020 EiPN Team Award - 4th June 2020
Congratulations to the 2020 EiPN Team Award Winners
Congratulate the 2020 EiPN Individual Award Winner 2020 EiPN Individual Award Winner - 3rd June 2020
Congratulate the 2020 EiPN Individual Award Winner


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