Registered Migration Australia

Registered Nurse (Disability and Rehabilitation)

anzsco 254417

Provides nursing care to patients recovering from injury and illness, and assists and facilitates patients with disabilities to live more independently.

Registration or licensing is required.

Skill Level


  • Registered Nurse (Rehabilitation)

Occupation Lists
This occupation is on the following skills lists:

DIAC Endorsed Correlations to ASCO Occupations
2323-11 Registered Nurse

Group: 2544 Registered Nurses

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 in this Group

Sources: and DIBP