The draft policy will present a framework for graduate, specialist and advanced nursing and midwifery practice capable of developing a critical mass of nurses and midwives to address emerging and future service needs including driving integration between services. The overarching principle underpinning the policy is to develop the nursing and midwifery resource in response to patient and service need.
To inform the development of this policy, the Department is interested in receiving the views of nurses, midwives and healthcare professionals in relation to this draft policy. The consultation process will run from 27 March 2017 until 28 April 2017.
Please submit your comments and observations on this draft policy via survey monkey https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PM5PJ53Read Abstract Read PDF