Registered Migration Australia

Registered Nurse (Aged Care)


Provides nursing care to the elderly in community settings, residential aged care facilities, retirement villages and health care facilities. Registration or licensing is required.

Skill Level


  • Registered Nurse (Gerontology)

Occupation Lists

Registered Nurse (Aged Care) is on the following skill lists:

Registered Nurse (Aged Care) is not on the following skills list:

DIAC Endorsed Correlations to ASCO Occupations

2323-11 Registered Nurse

Group: 2544 Registered Nurses

Registered Nurse (Aged Care) - Description
provide nursing care to patients in hospitals, aged care and other health care facilities, and in the community.


  • assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing care for patients according to accepted nursing practice and standards
  • working in consultation with other Health Professionals and members of health teams, and coordinating the care of patients
  • providing interventions, treatments and therapies such as medications, and monitoring responses to treatment and care plan
  • promoting health and assisting in preventing ill health by participating in health education and other health promotion activities
  • answering questions and providing information to patients and families about treatment and care
  • supervising and coordinating the work of Enrolled Nurses and other health care workers

Skill Level

Occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).

Registration or licensing is required.

Occupations within the Registered Nurse (Aged Care) Group

Sources: and DIBP

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