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Registered nurse

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METeOR identifier:Help on this term327182
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Proposed 16/10/2012
Definition:Help on this termRegistered nurses include persons with at least a three year training certificate and nurses holding post graduate qualifications. Registered nurses must be registered with the state/territory registration board. This is a comprehensive category and includes community mental health, general nurse, intellectual disability nurse, midwife (including pupil midwife), psychiatric nurse, senior nurse, charge nurse (now unit manager), supervisory nurse and nurse educator. This category also includes nurses engaged in administrative duties no matter what the extent of their engagement, for example, directors of nursing and assistant directors of nursing.

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See also Establishment—full-time equivalent staff (paid) (nurses), average NNNN.NN Health, Standard 07/12/2011

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Activity based funding: Emergency service care DSS 2014-15 Health, Standardisation pending 01/10/2014
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Candidate 02/01/2014

Activity based funding: Emergency service care DSS 2015-16 Health, Standardisation pending 01/10/2014
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Proposed 15/09/2014

Establishment—full-time equivalent staff (paid) (registered nurses) Health, Standard 01/03/2005

Establishment—full-time equivalent staff (paid) (registered nurses), average N[NNN{.N}] Health, Standard 01/03/2005

Establishment—recurrent expenditure (salaries and wages) (registered nurses) (financial year), total Australian currency N[N(8)] Health, Standard 01/03/2005

Female—number of antenatal care visits, total N[N] Health, Standard 12/10/2011

Mental health establishments NMDS 2014-15 Health, Standard 07/03/2014

Mental health establishments NMDS 2015-16 Health, Standardisation pending 23/09/2014

Non-admitted patient emergency department care DSS 2014-15 Health, Standard 11/04/2014

Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2013-14 Health, Superseded 11/04/2014

Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2014-15 Health, Standard 11/04/2014

Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2015-16 Health, Standardisation pending 26/09/2014
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Proposed 15/09/2014

Non-admitted patient emergency department service episode—triage category, code N Health, Superseded 29/01/2012

Non-admitted patient emergency department service episode—triage category, code N Health, Superseded 22/12/2009

Non-admitted patient emergency department service episode—triage category, code N Health, Superseded 30/01/2012

Non-admitted patient emergency department service episode—triage category, code N Health, Standard 30/01/2012
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 31/10/2012
National Health Performance Authority, Standard 28/05/2014

Perinatal DSS 2014-15 Health, Standard 07/03/2014

Perinatal DSS 2015-16 Health, Standardisation pending 22/09/2014

Perinatal NMDS 2013-14 Health, Superseded 07/03/2014

Perinatal NMDS 2014- Health, Standard 07/03/2014

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