Nursing and Midwifery Council of Ghana registrar commended Nurses and Midwives in the upper west region
The Registrar of the Council, Mr. Felix Nyante has commended Nurses and Midwives in the Upper West Region for their professionalism and dedication to work, which reflects in the quality of healthcare delivery.
Mr. Nyante gave the commendation when he visited the Jirapa, Lawra and Nandom District Hospitals as part of his support supervisory visit in the Region.
Mr. Nyante was in the company of some senior officers of the Council and the Upper West Regional Chief Nursing Officer, Ms. Paula Baayel .
They visited the clinical areas of the hospitals, inspected their working uniforms, clinical materials and facilities as well as the assessment of the environmental conditions of the hospitals.
The visit was also used to educate Nurses and Midwives about the functions of the Council, the new requirements for PIN/AIN renewals which will take effect in 2017 and the code of professional conduct for Nurses and Midwives.
Ms. Paula Baayel, Upper West Regional Chief Nursing Officer, cautioned the Nurses and Midwives against wearing of unprescribed uniforms to work.
The Registrar and his team will continue their supervisory visit in Tumu on Wednesday March 16, 2016 and continue to Wa on March 17.
A workshop on clinical placement for Nursing and Midwifery students in the region will be held for all Principals of Nursing and Midwifery training schools, Tutors, and Nurse Managers on Friday March 18 at the WA Nursing Training College .