Government approves creation of specialist nurse category – Jornal Econômico

Government approves creation of specialist nurse category - Jornal Econômico


The Government today approved the decree-law that changes the structure of careers of nursing and special nursing, to contemplate the category of specialist nurse.

The diploma, approved by the Council of Ministers, defines the professional qualification requirements and the path of professional progression and technical-scientific differentiation of nurses.

"Recognizing the relevance that nurses assume in the context of the NHS [Serviço Nacional de Saúde], namely in terms of organization and operation of services, this law is to promote the valuation of health professionals as a guarantor of the quality of health care for the population, "the Council of Ministers said in a statement.

The nursing career regime was also approved in public business entities and in health partnerships.



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