Health ministry to consider employing trained nurses from abroad
Deputy Health Minister Dr Noor Azmi Ghazali says this follows the shortage of trained nurses in specialised medical fields in Malaysia.
Johor short 15,000 to 18,000 nurses, says exco
Ling Tian Soon says Malaysian nurses receive attractive offers from Singapore where they are paid more due to the exchange rate.
Canadian hospitals strain as Omicron hits health workers
The Covid-19 pandemic and its highly contagious Omicron variant have made a challenging staffing situation in Canada's hospitals worse.
Canada police seek man who punched nurse over wife’s Covid-19 jab
Police say it was not clear whether the suspect opposed vaccinations or whether his wife had in fact been inoculated at the same pharmacy.
Health ministry calls for volunteers to help battle Covid-19
Health director-general Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah says volunteers are needed to ease the burden of ministry healthcare personnel nationwide.
3,000 nurses dead from Covid-19 as federation warns of looming exodus
The International Council of Nurses says burn-out and stress has led millions of nurses to consider quitting the profession.
Recognising the impact nurses have in diabetes management
The role of nurses, specifically the diabetes nurse, is vital from the beginning to the end.