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A landmark day for Australian nurses and midwives

Legislation has been passed to enable eligible nurse practitioners and midwives to provide treatment under Medicare and prescribe medicines under the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) from 1 November 2010. A Federal Government-supported professional indemnity scheme for eligible midwives will be made available from 1 July 2010.

Media Release (16/03/10) from Australia. Minister for Health and Ageing