CHA Directors of Nursing

About this CHA Directors of Nursing Special Interest Group meeting

CHA's Directors of Nursing Special Interest Group brings together individuals in common roles across the paediatric sector, from large tertiary specialist paediatric hospitals through to regional and rural hospitals providing emergency and inpatient care to children.   

This meeting will provide an opportunity for participants to discuss a range of common challenges facing nursing leaders of paediatric services and to share information, ideas and strategies on effective ways of enhancing the performance of their services for children and their families.   

Objectives of this meeting

  • to share know-how on common challenges such maintaining and developing paediatric expertise in the nursing workforce, recruiting & developing new graduates, preventing burnout
  • as caring for children requiring child protection, advocating for resources for paediatric services within general healthcare services, establishing effective clinical governance, service redesign, etc
  • to showcase innovative approaches to improving care for children & families

Who Should Attend

  • All individuals in a Director of Nursing role in CHA member hospitals are invited to attend

What will the program cover?

The program is currently being developed in consultation with members of the CHA Directors of Nursing Special Interest Groups of CHA.  CHA welcomes offers to present on innovative models or services.  Please contact us if you would like to showcase work occuring at your health service from which you believe others might benefit.