What makes NPAQ the best union for nurses and midwives across Queensland?
From comprehensive insurance coverage and expert legal representation to dedicated advocacy for better working conditions, enterprise bargaining, and fostering continuous professional development (CPD), we are committed to providing you with all the necessary tools and resources to support and enhance your career.
When it comes to protecting your professional reputation, NPAQ has you covered. Our comprehensive Professional Indemnity Insurance policy offers up to $10 million in coverage, ensuring you're safeguarded against unforeseen circumstances. With unlimited retroactive cover and run-off cover for 84 months, you can practise with confidence, knowing your obligations under the National Law are met. Joining NPAQ means peace of mind and compliance with professional standards.
Red Protect - Legal Representation
Navigating the complexities of the healthcare industry can be daunting, but with NPAQ, you're never alone. Our expert industrial advocates and legal support team are considered some of Australia's best. We guarantee expert legal support for a range of workplace issues, including Enterprise Bargaining, pay disputes, internal conflicts, bullying, and more. Most importantly, we guarantee a resolution to your issue. Read about how we helped a casual nurse facing termination or how we successfully dismissed unproven AHPRA allegations.
Red Protect - Enterprise Bargaining & Working Condition Advocacy
Continuous professional development is the cornerstone of growth and success. That's why NPAQ offers RedU—a vast online learning platform specifically designed to meet your registration requirements. With hundreds of hours of diverse content, you'll have access to nursing-specific, teaching, healthcare worker, and general industry courses.
Your membership funds are never used for party political purposes or to support any particular political party. NPAQ is solely focused on asserting the interests of our members.
Australia's Most Contactable Professional Association Guarantee
We pride ourselves on being the most contactable professional association in Australia. A response to all frontline enquiries made by members is guaranteed within 24 business hours. If you don't receive a response, we'll give you $25 off your next member payment.
"We Will Fight" Guarantee:
We back our members, no matter what. We fight for you, regardless of the circumstances, because your rights and interests are our top priority. With NPAQ by your side, you'll never face your battles alone.
We invite you to experience the support, protection, and advocacy of NPAQ yourself.