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About Us

Our Mission:

The Australian College of Nurse Practitioners (ACNP) is the national peak organisation for Nurse Practitioners advancing nursing practice and access to health care.

Our Vision:

  • To influence healthcare policy through advocacy, consumer engagement and research 
  • Instil nurse practitioner knowledge, competency and capability through access to quality education 
  • Facilitate the development of a community of professional practice

Our Aims:

  • To provide leadership, representation and support to improve the provision of health care to the general community.
  • To monitor and make recommendations regarding the ongoing development of the role, NP policy and positions.
  • To increase the level of awareness in health care and to the general public of the NP role.
  • To provide forums for discussion and dissemination of information.
  • To provide consultancy which improves the provision of health care to the general community.
  • To support relevant nursing research.

 

 

The ACNP is a Corporate Member of:

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