Universal healthcare solutions under a global spotlight

December 2014
Australian Nursing & Midwifery Journal;Dec2014/Jan2015, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p6
The article discusses a 2014 decision which the New South Wales Nurses and Midwives' Association and Queensland Nurses Union made to join forces to campaign for a Robin Hood tax called the Finacial Transaction Tax designed to help save public services, including healthcare services, in Australia. A discussion of the objectives of the tax, and of a public awareness road trip related to the tax which took place in November of 2014, is presented.


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