Queen Alexandra's Royal Army Nursing Corps
Queen Alexandra's Royal Army Nursing Corps (QARANC) nurses have worked at the sharp end of military life throughout the last century of military nursing. Nursing officers, registered nurses, healthcare assistants and student nurses of the QARANC deliver a high quality, adaptable and dedicated nursing care wherever the Army needs it.
Army nurses and healthcare assistants can find themselves in medical regiments and field hopsitals dealing with a mirad of different casualties, many with poly traumas.
Postings vary from Ministry of Defence hospital units, primary health care, field hospitals, close support medical regiments, general support medical regiments, instructor posts (both military and academic courses), recruiting, management and staff (administrative).
Currently Army nurses are based and deployed in the UK, Germany, Cyprus, Canada, Poland, Brunei, Kenya, Sierra Leone and Afghanistan.