Nursing profession and the aged
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Government of South Australia
The contribution that the nursing profession makes in aged care is significant and monumental. The nursing profession is vital in devising mechanisms for the enhancement of the quality of life of elderly people and the reciprocal enrichment of the community in which elderly people live.
Speech given at the School of Nursing Graduation Ceremony, Hampstead Centre, Royal Adelaide Hospital, 18th December, 1985 by Adam Graycar, Commissioner for the Ageing. This speech is made available under the CC-BY-NC-ND 4.0 license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/
Ageing, Ageing population, Social services, Elderly people, Aged care, Aged care nursing, Population projections, Life expectancy