Consumer perceptions of nurse practitioners


This project was a collaboration between APHCRI and the Health Care Consumer Association. This national study examined Australian health care consumers’ knowledge and opinions of the role and use of nurse practitioners in Australian primary health care.


  • Rhian Parker, Laura Forrest, James McCracken, Ian McRae, Darlene Cox, (2012) What primary health-care services are Australian consumers willing to accept from nurse practitioners? A National Survey, Health expectations: an international journal of public participation in health care and health policy
  • Rhian Parker, Laura Forrest, Nathaniel Ward, James McCracken, Darlene Cox, Julie Derrett, (2013) How acceptable are primary health care nurse practitioners to Australian consumers? Collegian: The Australian Journal of Nursing Practice, Scholarship and Research, 20 (1): 35-41


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