Tag: assistants in nursing

Healthcare

Developing a scope of practice for Assistants in Nursing

Implementing the Assistants in Nursing (AIN) role in hospitals and health services brings a number of challenges for organisations.  We had the chance to speak to Darrin Cowan, Clinical Nurse Consultant at Northern Sydney Local Health District, NSW Health  the importance of a scope of practice for AINS and his experience at Northern Sydney Local…

26 Jun 2013, by Informa Australia

Healthcare

Assistants in nursing: What is their future role in healthcare?

Assistants in Nursing (AIN) are a fairly new concept in the acute care setting. AINs are employed to help enrolled and registered nurses to provide general patient services. It is in this context that  organisations and managers are looking to effectively develop AIN roles to suit the needs of their health service. At the inaugural…

17 Jun 2013, by Informa Australia