The different specialty areas in short-term or emergency care
The types of patients in specialty units
The role and purpose of the multidisciplinary team, including:
The role of each team member in relation to patient care
A nurse's role within the interdisciplinary team
The structure and composition of the current Australian healthcare sector, including:
Healthcare funding and current demands
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