Nurses on the 2020 Australia Day Honours List

Extracting information from http://www.gg.gov.au/australian-honours-and-awardsaustralian-honours-lists/australia-day-2020-honours-list, below are the Nurses named on the 2019 Australia Day Honours List. Margaret Alice Aldous OAM Medal (OAM) of the Order of Australia in the General Division Benalla, Victoria For service to nursing. Cooinda Village – Chief Executive/Director of Nursing, since 2008. Benalla Rotary Club – Vocational/Membership Committee, 2014-2016. – Student Councillor, 2012-2014. […]

Nurses on the 2019 Australia Day Honours List

Extracting information from http://www.gg.gov.au/australia-day-2019-honours-list, below are the Nurses named on the 2019 Australia Day Honours List. Janice Maree Ablett OAM Medal (OAM) of the Order of Australia in the General Division Drouin, Victoria For service to the community through alcohol and drug dependence groups. Service includes: Founder and President, The Ice Meltdown Project, since 2014. Endorsed Enrolled Nurse, current. […]

Nurses on the 2018 Australia Day Honours List

Extracting information from www.gg.gov.au/australia-day-2018-honours-list, below are the Nurses named on the 2018 Australia Day Honours List. Sandra Joyce Berenger AM Member (AM) in the General Division of the Order of Australia Cardiff, New South Wales For significant service to nursing in the field of infection prevention and control, as a clinician and consultant, and to medical associations. Service […]

Nurses on the 2017 Australia Day Honours List

Extracting information from gg.gov.au/australia-day-2017-honours-list, below are the Nurses named on the 2017 Australia Day Honours List. Emeritus Professor MaryAnn Bin-Sallik AO Officer (AO) in the General Division of the Order of Australia Darwin, Northern Territory For distinguished service to tertiary education as an academic, author and administrator, particularly in the area of Indigenous studies and culture, and as a […]

Nurses on the 2016 Australia Day Honours List

Extracting information from gg.gov.au/australia-day-2016-honours-lists, below are the Nurses named on the 2016 Australia Day Honours List. Professor Mari Angela Botti AM Member (AM) in the General Division of the Order of Australia Melbourne, Victoria For significant service to nursing, and to medical education, as an academic and author, and to pain management research. Deakin University: Alfred Deakin Professor in […]

Nurses on the 2015 Australia Day Honours List

Extracting information available via gg.gov.au/australia-day-2015-honours-list, below are the Nurses I found on the 2015 Australia Day Honours List. Diane Mary Brown AO Officer (AO) in the General Division of the Order of Australia Drummoyne NSW For distinguished service to nursing through the delivery of quality care, professional development and nursing education, and to the international advancement of the profession […]

Cairns Nursing and Midwifery Awards 2020

To celebrate the World Health Organisation declaring 2020 as the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife, Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service (CHHHS) established an inaugural award celebration which is proudly sponsored by the Far North Queensland Hospital Foundation (FNQHF) The awards were established to formally recognise the excellence in nursing and midwifery […]

Fun Facts re Nursing and Midwifery

To celebrate International Nurses Day 2015 here is a list of fun facts as they pertain to Nursing and Midwifery. Each fact is of a Tweetable (is that a word?) length, and cites the website from where the fact was attained. 12th May = Florence Nightingale’s birthday = International Nurses Day.  Source: http://www.icn.ch/publications/2015-nurses-a-force-for-change-care-effective-cost-effective/ Florence Nightingale was […]