Organisation profile

Organisation profile

Welcome to the College of Nursing and Health Science.

We are renowned for being at the forefront of modern health education. We are dedicated to maintaining the highest standards in education, research and practice across a range of health disciplines, including nursing, midwifery, disability, allied health and health sciences.  

Our commitment to excellence is exemplified by our ‘Care Nexus Vision’, which shapes our approach to education and research and highlights our dedication to creating a culture of care that permeates everything we do and stand for. 

With over 50 years of experience in nursing, midwifery, speech pathology, nutrition and dietetics education, and over years 40 years in disability education, Flinders are leaders in the health education sector. Our strong partnerships with industry and the community allows us to produce highly skilled health and care graduates, contributing to a safer and more resilient healthcare workforce.  

Within the College sits the Caring Futures Institute, Australia’s first fully dedicated research centre for the study of self-care and caring solutions. This pioneering research is accomplished through collaborations with industry, health professionals and communities, all united by the shared mission of making a positive impact on people across their lifespan. 

We strive to think boldly and act compassionately, making a difference in the world of healthcare through educational programs, innovative research and a dedication to creating a culture of care that benefits individuals and communities.


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