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A podcast for Australian health professionals. Great interviews and discussions focusing on issues in the Australian health industry.

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A podcast for Australian health professionals. Great interviews and discussions focusing on issues in the Australian health industry.

    Speaking with: Nancy Pachana on planning for an active and engaged ageing population

    Speaking with: Nancy Pachana on planning for an active and engaged ageing population

    The University of Melbourne’s Will Isdale spoke with Nancy Pachana, Professor of Clinical Geropsychology at the University of Queensland and author of the book Ageing: A Very Short Introduction, about what we can do to plan for a healthy, engaged senior population.

    • 31 min
    Racism remains a major barrier to Indigenous nursing and midwifery workforce and Indigenous health outcomes: Janine Mohamed

    Racism remains a major barrier to Indigenous nursing and midwifery workforce and Indigenous health outcomes: Janine Mohamed

    Janine Mohamed - The CEO of CATSINaM chats about her career, cultural safety, Birthing on Country, and the impact of racism.

    • 34 min
    Kylie Ward - The CEO of ACN chats about her career, nurse retention, and why the nursing voice is critical in health reforms

    Kylie Ward - The CEO of ACN chats about her career, nurse retention, and why the nursing voice is critical in health reforms

    Nurses must be proportionately represented at the table in health reforms: Kylie Ward.

    • 18 min
    Professor Hannah Dahlen on Midwifey

    Professor Hannah Dahlen on Midwifey

    Hannah Dahlen - The renowned midwifery advocate discusses her career, medical interventions in births, home births, and relationship-based care.

    • 25 min
    The Olympic nurse overcoming infections and hurdles at Rio

    The Olympic nurse overcoming infections and hurdles at Rio

    Karen Keast talks to Australia’s Olympic nurse in Rio about nurse infections, safety and helping athletes achieve PBs at Rio.

    • 19 min
    Ged Kearney on nursing, unions and the election

    Ged Kearney on nursing, unions and the election

    Ged Kearney is the president of the ACTU, and former president of the ANMF.  In this podcast, Karen Keast talks to Ged Kearney about her nursing career, the state of the health system, union dynamics and her aspirations to enter politics.

    • 19 min

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