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Nursing and midwifery strategic plan

The Metro South Health Nursing and Midwifery Strategic Plan 2015-2019 (PDF, 519.3 KB)  highlights the strategic direction for nursing and midwifery services over the next four years, to ensure that Metro South Health continues to build on its reputation as a world-class health service.


The Metro South Nursing and Midwifery Strategic Plan 2015-2019 centres around six key strategic priority areas, including:

  • develop collaborative and empowering person centred care models to enable meaningful contributions that enhance service provision
  • cultivate a participative and supportive best practice environment that empowers and inspires leadership at every level and creates a positive workplace culture
  • promote a transparent and accountable culture of safety and quality that epitomises exemplary professional practice
  • apply innovative models of care that ensure efficient, effective and equitable delivery of safe quality services that meet our population healthcare needs across multiple healthcare settings
  • foster a dynamic and highly skilled Nursing and Midwifery workforce where empowering structures enable professional practice to flourish
  • lead research, new knowledge and innovation to advance nursing and midwifery practice, enhance the quality of patient care and service delivery
Last updated 18 February 2016
Last reviewed 16 May 2015