Influencing health reform agenda

With the national focus on reshaping the health system around primary health care, RCNA, through the Faculty, aimed to ensure community and primary health care nurses, who are instrumentally engaged in community-based care provision, were better informed and positioned to influence the national health reform agenda.

The Faculty is guided by an advisory committee of nursing experts who came together to identify issues to be pursued over the coming 12 months. Despite the unique issues that surfaced, we found overriding concerns for all of us revolved around the current health reform agenda and its impacts on