TITLE

HOW MUCH HAVE WE LEARNED SINCE MARCH 2012?

AUTHOR(S)
MOHLE, BETH
PUB. DATE
August 2013
SOURCE
Queensland Nurse;Aug2013, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers the author's insights regarding the achievements of Queensland's nurses and midwives since March 2012. The author says that they have suffered massive job and service loss under the Newman Liberal National Party (LNP) government. She mentions three key areas that need to address, which includes the industrial rights and conditions of employment and job security, advancing and improving universal healthcare, and valuing the importance of the nurses and midwives.
ACCESSION #
90084968

 

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