HPCA |Nursing and Midwifery
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Nursing and Midwifery Council
of New South Wales
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Our Council is made up of fifteen members, including nurses, midwives, community members and a legal member.

We manage complaints about the clinical care and treatment, professional behaviour or health of a registered nurses and midwives in NSW.

We manage complaints about the conduct, performance and health of registered health practitioners and students in NSW.

Complaints are concerns about the care, treatment or behaviour of a registered health practitioner.

Our website can provide you with more information about the assessment and management of a complaint.

Our mission To protect public safety and maintain professional standards through the effective regulation of nurses and midwives and the development of collaborative relationships.
Nursing and Midwifery Council
Latest news and updates
We have reviewed our drug and alcohol screening policies to ensure the way we screen is in line with best practice and nationally consistent across...
The Nursing and Midwifery Council supports a joint statement regarding cultural safety that has been released by organisations including; The Nursing...
The Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA), Australian College of Midwives (ACM), Australian College of Nursing (ACN) and Australian Nursing...
NMC have continued with their program of events and recently visited the Far West Local Health District. A busy schedule of workshops, forums and...
Deputy President, Bethne Hart and A/Executive Officer, Kim Bryant recently attended the launch of the new codes of conduct for the nursing and...
Nurse & Midwife Support photo - nurses
Your health matters. Nurse & Midwife Support is a 24/7 national support service for nurses & midwives providing access to confidential advice...
Roy Morgan publishes annual research about the most trusted professions in Australia. Nurses have topped the list since they were included in 1994...
Murrumbidgee - workshop attendees
We have commenced a program of events across NSW with several events in Wagga Wagga this week. We'd like to thank the Murrumbidgee Local Health...
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We are completing a project to apply plain English principles to our most common letters and emails to practitoners and complainants. This has...
We acknowledge that we are located on the traditional lands of the Eora Nation and pay our respects to Elders past, present and future.