Action demanded on nursing shortages

September 1999
Australian Nursing Journal;Sep99, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p8
Reports on the nursing shortages in Victoria. Implications of the shortage crises on the state's health services; Information on the 1996 Australian Nurses Foundation survey on the shortages of specialist nurses.


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