Health Care Professionals
The Prostate Cancer Specialist Nursing Service funds the placement of Prostate Cancer Specialist Nurses in a variety of Australian health care contexts in partnership with health service providers.
The Prostate Cancer Specialist Nursing Service has been made possible thanks to the generous funding of the Movember Foundation and will be delivered through PCFA.
The Prostate Cancer Specialist Nurses work within agreed frameworks for practice and professional development which are based on nationally recognised best practice models. PCFA is also committed to providing ongoing professional development support for the duration of the program.
Nurses are located in the following hospitals:
- Austin Health, VIC
- Bendigo Hospital, VIC
- Canberra Hospital, ACT
- Darwin Hospital, NT
- Hollywood Private Hospital, WA
- Latrobe Regional Hospital, VIC
- Launceston General Hospital, TAS
- Mater Adults Hospital, QLD
- Royal Adelaide Hospital , SA
- Royal Hobart Hospital, TAS
- Tamworth Hospital, NSW
- Townsville Hospital, QLD
The service is set to expand following the announcement of additional funding through the federal government. Details of the additional participating hospitals will be posted on the PCFA website once they are recruited.
> Practice Framework and Competency Standards for the Prostate Cancer Specialist Nurse
Further enquiries regarding the program should be directed to:
firstname.lastname@example.org or (02) 9438 7000.