Advanced primary and speciality nursing care are delivered by nurse practitioners. Tasks include patient health reviews, the development of methods for optimising and maintaining the health of a patient, and the implementation of health promotion habits.
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Career prospects & criteria
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General Nursing and Midwifery (GNM)/ Auxiliary Nursing Midwifery (ANM)
M.Sc. in Nursing
What you need to get started
Practitioners must obtain relevant information about a person’s health status from the patient’s verbal communication, clinical examination and diagnostic tests and use that data to independently make evidence-based decisions about when, why and how to address health care needs.
Must have an eye for detail
Ability to multitask
Organised and efficient
Comfortable and efficient while working in a group
Performing comprehensive and focused physical examinations
Diagnosing and treating common acute illnesses and injuries
Prescribing medications and therapies
X-rays and EKGs