The Role of the Nurse Practitioner in Primary Healthcare

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Lecture Overview

Nurse practitioner Andriette Du Plessus explains the role of the NP in primary healthcare, and specifically aged care settings, emphasising the key to success is often collaboration. If you're currently a nurse practitioner or are considering it as a career pathway, this presentation is for you.


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Andriette du Plessus is a nurse practitioner with particular experience in primary health management in aged care and primary healthcare in the community. She has worked in a wide variety of healthcare environments, having worked nationally and internationally in both urban and rural environments including working in primary healthcare on a mining site. Andriette’s experience covers a great many bases, including wound management, pharmacology and management within healthcare providers.
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First Published10 February 2022
Updated10 February 2022
27 February 2025
Learning Tools
Aged Care
Home Care
Nurse Practitioners