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Enrolled Nursing: Australian Health Care System

Austraiian Health Care System HLTENN001

Featured Books & eBooks

Available to Nursing students through Clinicalkey

  • Understanding the Australian health care system, Eileen Willis, 2016
  • Contexts of nursing, John Daly 2017
  • Concepts for Nursing Practice, Jean Foret Giddens, 2016
  • Transitions in nursing: preparing for professional practice, Esther Chang, 2015
  • Applying the Roper-Logan-Tierney Model in Practice. Holland, 2008

Clinicalkey titles also available in the  Library

Some other relevant Library titles


AIHW - Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

The AIHW provides a comprehensive biannual report on the health of Australia and our health care system.  More specific reports and data are also available covering everything from Government expenditure to specific diseases.


PHIDU - Public Health Information Development Unit

"Offers free online access to a comprehensive range of current (and some historical) data* at national, jurisdictional, regional and small area levels for Australia. Socioeconomic and geographical variations in health are highlighted in interactive atlases and graphs, and supported by data tables and metadata. Where available, data are analysed by age, sex and Indigenous status." From the website

Australian Bureau of Statistics - ABS

The Australian Health Care System

Understanding the Australian Health Care System

Professional transitions in nursing : a guide to practice in the Australian healthcare system

Nursing Theory

Nursing Theorists and Their Work

An Introduction to Theory and Reasoning in Nursing