Mel Hanson

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Mel is an endorsed nurse practitioner, emergency registered nurse, and lecturer in nursing at Charles Sturt University. Mel has specialised in emergency nursing for 13 years, with experience in critical care, palliative care, nursing mangement, patient flow, telehealth, retrieval medicine, and aged care. Mel's current interests in research are the provision of palliative care in emergency departments, voluntary assisted dying, and rural and remote emergency care provision.

Education/Academic qualification

Nursing, Bachelor of Science (1st Class Honours), Charles Sturt University

Award Date: 30 Nov 2022

Nursing, Master of Nurse Practitioner, Flinders University

Award Date: 20 Sept 2019

Emergency Nursing, Graduate Certificate, Griffith University

Award Date: 24 Nov 2016

Nursing, Bachelor, University of Western Sydney

Award Date: 08 Dec 2009

Graduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching Higher Education, Charles Sturt University

27 Feb 202330 Oct 2023

External positions

VAD administering nurse practitioner, New South Wales Health

28 Nov 2023 → …

Registered nurse - emergency, Western New South Wales Local Health District

01 Feb 2010 → …

Subject keywords

  • Palliative Care
  • Emergency care
  • Aged Care


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