Three key factors in attracting graduate nurses to aged care

| 18 Nov 2015

A study has revealed the three key factors that impact whether graduate nurses’ return to residential aged care after completing their placement. The University of Tasmania found that supportive care workers, a positive learning environment, and the opportunity to exchange feedback with clinical mentors were essential in encouraging graduate nurses to return to aged care.

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Sophia Bolden

Communications Coordinator

Sophia Bolden is the Communications Coordinator at Telstra Health - ADCC (formerly iCareHealth). With a background in the disability and aged care sector, she brings an understanding and passion for aged care. Sophia recognises the importance of social media and online communication in relating technology and aged care news in the most effective way possible.

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