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ANMF (Vic Branch)

ANMF (Vic Branch) works tirelessly to improve members’ wages and conditions and their ability to provide high quality care to patients, residents and clients.

ANMF (Vic Branch) has a membership of more than 76,000 nurses, midwives and carers employed in a range of health services including hospitals, aged care, community health, mental health, maternal and child health, medical clinics, prisons, the Australian Red Cross Blood Service and the Royal District Nursing Service.

ANMF (Vic Branch) is committed to providing an opportunity for its members to discuss professional issues and undertake research in the pursuit of nursing and midwifery excellence and improved patient outcomes. The Branch offers members several scholarships, research grants and conference sponsorships to promote nursing excellence.

Our strong and unified membership has enabled us to make a real difference to nursing and midwifery in Victoria. Nurse/midwife patient ratios, qualification allowances, ADOs, pay rises, professional development leave, study leave, maternity leave, no-lifting policies, improved occupational health and safety standards and night duty allowances are just some of the conditions that have been achieved for many nurses, midwives and carers because ANMF (Vic Branch) members have worked together to achieve them.

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ANMF (Vic Branch) also looks after individual members by providing industrial, professional and legal representation** as well as a range of exclusive benefits.

ANMF (Vic Branch) 2016 Financial Statements

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ANMF (Vic Branch) policy documents

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Branch Council

Branch Council

Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation (Victorian Branch) is governed by the Branch Council which is the organisation's highest policy and decision making body.

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The rise and rise of the Victorian nurses’ union

The history of the Victorian nurses’ union tells the story of nurses' slow, but steady evolution from doctors' handmaidens into professionals consistently voted by Australians as among the most trusted.

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Employment and secondment opportunities at ANMF

The ANMF (Vic Branch) represents more than 76,000 registered nurses, registered midwives, enrolled nurses, student nurses, student midwives and assistants in nursing/personal care workers in Victoria. It is an equal opportunity employer.

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Grants, scholarships and awards

Grants, scholarships and awards

ANMF is committed to assisting its members achieve nursing excellence and offers several annual grants, prizes and scholarships. Members and Special Interest Group members are eligible to apply for several the grants, scholarships and awards.

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Industry partners

Industry partners

Find out about ANMF (Vic Branch) industry partners

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Member benefits

Why join the ANMF?

ANMF members have access to industrial, professional and legal representation* as well as a range of exclusive benefits and discounts. Whether you need help with a problem at work, a quick answer to a query about pay rates or long service leave, affordable and accessible to quality professional development, a home loan or cheap movie tickets, your ANMF membership will help you.

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ANMF (Vic Branch) Policies

ANMF (Vic Branch) Policies

Search and download Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation (Victorian Branch) policies.

ANMF (Vic Branch) Policies