The CareSearch Nurses Hub turns five: a birthday infographic

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<ul><li><p>BY THE NUMBERS: A 5TH BIRTHDAY INFOGRAPHIC</p><p>NURSES OwN wORDSREvIEwS IN</p><p>THE</p><p>CareSearch is funded by the Australian Government Department of Health. </p><p>Statistics reflect surveyed users. The Nurses Hub is always free and available at</p><p>Launched in August 2010, the CareSearch Nurses Hub was the first resource of its kind in Australia: a free, specialised hub of information where nurses could find resources to help provide quality, evidence-based palliative care across all clinical settings. This infographic demonstrates the Nurses Hubs incredible impact on the palliative care community over the last five years:</p><p>RECOMMENDED</p><p>RELEVANT</p><p>EASY</p><p>UNIVERSAL</p><p>SECTOR NEWS</p><p>EDUCATIONAL</p><p>TRANSFORMATIVE</p><p>GROWING</p><p>MEETS NEEDS</p><p>An important one stop shop for information. This represents a very good use of time for nurses because all the information is there in one place. An efficient way of obtaining knowledge.</p><p>The Nurses Hub has been an excellent step forwardas end-of-life care has been more medicalised and specialised. It addresses issues that nurses face on a daily basisa major resource for palliative care.</p><p>It is a useful recourse and provides a critical focus on the important role that nurses play in palliative care. My colleagues are impressed with its content and the high calibre of information made available.</p><p>Giving nurses a discrete space for support and education together with its potential for networking[,] the Nurses Hub recognises the professional issues for nurses in palliative care.</p><p>[The Nurses Hub is] useful to demonstrate practice, education and quality all in one placea very comprehensive resource, it is unique and nursing specific.</p><p>Current, always evidence-based. It is usable information and the links are relevant. I recommend and promote the site.</p><p>PERCENT OF NURSES94</p><p>SAY THE HUB IS EASY TO USE</p><p>NEARLY THREE QUARTERS OFNURSES USE THE HUBTO TEACH OTHERS</p><p>THREE OUT OF FOURNURSES USE INFORMATION FROM THE HUB AT wORK</p><p>OVER 30% OF NURSES USED THE HUB TO MAKE CHANGES TO PALLIATIvE CARE IN THEIR SERvICE</p><p>EvERYONE wILL BE AFFECTED BYDEATH AND DYING AT SOME TIME</p><p>THE NURSES HUB NEWSLETTERKEEPS YOU UP TO DATE</p><p>USERS81RECOMMEND IT TO THEIR COLLEAGUES</p><p>PERCENT OF</p><p>5-STAR</p><p>As nurses grow busier, their need for concise, trustworthy information increases</p><p>Nurses extra time</p><p>Need for information</p><p>10</p><p>9</p><p>8</p><p>7</p><p>6</p><p>5</p><p>4</p><p>3</p><p>2</p><p>1</p><p>2010 2011 2012 2013 2014</p><p>Average visits per month</p><p></p></li></ul>