'Dear GPs, nurses are your allies'

Dear doctors,

Nurses are your allies and partners in primary healthcare. We align with you to provide healthcare to all Australians. We are different professions and practise under different scopes and competencies, albeit with some overlap, and are accountable for the care we deliver. We work with you, and we work beside you, collectively working towards the same goal – a healthy Australia.

Right now, as we head towards a future of chronic disease, increasing incidences of dementia and an ageing population, it is our joint mission to care for this