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Health Skills Australia graduates recognised for special achievements

Posted by on 20 December 2016

Two Health Skills Australia (HSA) nursing graduates received more than their diplomas in November, when they were also presented with College awards.

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HSA student receives 2016 AMNF Award

Posted by on 20 December 2016

Health Skills Australia (HSA) graduate Belinda Pendergast (pictured, centre) balanced her full-time nursing studies with family duties for two years, and her hard work and dedication has paid off.

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HSA Diploma the first step to grad nursing for Jordan

Posted by on 20 December 2016

Jordan Taylor was inspired by her work at an aged care home to become a nurse. Before applying to Health Skills Australia (HSA) Brisbane Campus, Jordan considered her options and decided the scale of the specialist health care College offered the benefits she was looking for.

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Health Skills Australia helps Baljinder fulfil her dream

Posted by on 16 December 2016

Baljinder Kaur and her husband Gurpreet Singh Mann moved from Punjab to Melbourne in April 2010. A former teacher, Baljinder’s long interest in nursing was renewed by her work as a Personal Care Assistant (PCA) at a nursing home here in Australia.

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HSA leaders and students explore innovation at NPI Conference

Posted by on 6 December 2016

On November 4 at its Melbourne campus, Navitas Professional Institute (NPI) held its second biennial conference, with 118 faculty and students in attendance.

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Premature newborn’s care inspires mum to become a nurse

Posted by HSA on 2 September 2016

Angela Ryan had always admired nurses for their caring nature, but it was her youngest daughter’s premature birth that led her to learn the skills to enter the profession.

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International Nurses Day 2016 highlights the need for health system resilience

Posted by on 19 May 2016

Health Skills Australia students took time out last week to celebrate International Nurses’ Day on May 12, which is the anniversary of the birth of Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing.

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My brother’s recovery from a ‘king hit’ led me to nursing

Posted by on 12 May 2016

Health Skills Australia presents Diploma of Nursing graduates’ in their own words, giving a personal insight to the benefits of becoming a qualified nurse.

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During times of vulnerability, nurses are a patient’s ally and advocate

Posted by on 3 May 2016

Health Skills Australia presents Diploma of Nursing graduates’ in their own words, giving a personal insight to the benefits of becoming a qualified nurse. Nurses explore multiple professional opportunities during their careers, helping to define their talents and interests.

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A nursing career inspired after witnessing a medical emergency

Posted by on 16 December 2015

HSA enrolled nursing student Hinano Kaisara (pictured above) has always had a strong desire to help people. She decided how to turn her interest into a career the day she was a bystander during a medical emergency in the café at her local library.

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What is a Unique Student Identifier (USI) and how do I get one?

Posted by Navitas Health Skills on 3 February 2015

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This video provides students with a general overview of the Australian Government’s USI initiative including how students can create their USI number.

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