March for safe patient care

Victoria Square | 12.30pm | Thu 28 Nov | More info

In the current enterprise bargaining negotiations, South Australia’s nurses and midwives are standing up forfor safe staffing, a strong future workforce capacity and better, safer working conditions to ensure they can continue to provide you with the best possible care in the future.

Stand with nurses and midwives

Share why you are standing up

 

Safe staffing

Safe staffing because for every extra patient in a nurse’s care there is a 12% increase in patient deaths. Watch the video below for a nurse's story.



A stronger, future workforce capacity

A stronger, future workforce capacity, because South Australia is set to lose 1 in 2 nurses to retirement in the next six years. Who will replace them to take care of you? Watch the video below for a nurse's story. 



Conditions that attract and retain staff

Conditions that attract and retain staff to the workforce, because 1 in 5 nurses are considering leaving their positions amid worsening working conditions and violence.




Endorsed log of claims

The endorsed Log of Claims details the specific measures endorsed by nurses and midwives as the basis of the current negotiations with the State Government.