QNU Midwifery Reference Group

August 2015
Queensland Nurse;Aug2015, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p30
The article offers information about the Queensland Nurses Union (QNU) Midwifery Reference Group, which seeks to provide expert advice to the QNU regarding strategic and professional midwifery issues in the state. It provides details about the review process of the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation policy, position statements, and guidelines. Other information such as the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency is presented.


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