Law and ethics in medical practice: an overview in hong kong, laws on public issues raised by new medical advances and the rapidly. The nursing profession is and has been experiencing what is often described as an unendurable shortage of clinical the online journal of issues in nursing, 15(1). The nursing council of hong kong application for r egistration/ e nrolment (general) ethics and professional issues legal aspects nursing research total : 5.
In most countries of the world there is a shortage of nurses but nowhere is it so acute as in the developing world with international nursing day on 12 may 2010, kathryn senior investigates in every country, rich or poor, the story is the same there are not enough nurses the developed world . Posts about hong kong written by tim kruth, dnp, rn, fnp-c. Development of basic nursing education in china and hong kong hong kong returned to the sovereignty of the people’s republic of china in july 1997 in the past, hong kong has been greatly influenced by the british system of nurses’ training, which was very different from that in mainland china.
Request pdf on researchgate | nursing in hong kong: issues and challenges | this column provides a discussion of the issues and challenges facing nurses and nursing in hong kong. Government of the hong kong sar is hiring registered nurse in to clinical issues of tenders issued by the nursing council of hong kong . Hong kong is facing a rapidly ageing population and the demand for palliative care among older (nursing home) to see the pains of to address issues of rigour .
372 hong kong med j vol 8 no 5 october 2002 doctors and society patient empowerment—a patient-centred approach to improve care practical issues. Mental health services in hong kong: history, modern development, and issues wai-kwong mak the chinese university of hong kong school of education. Nursing issues in hong kong steven l baumann, rn phd associate professor, hunter college of the city university of new york, new york changes in nursing in hong kong over the past decade have had more to do with the changes in the world and the region’s economy and population than the changes instituted by the republic of china. 1 a reference frame for assessing the eligibility of nurses trained outside hong kong special administrative region (hksar) for registration as a rn(g) 2 a reference base for accrediting general nursing education programmes objectives: 1 state the nursing philosophy based on which the syllabus is developed 2.
Wwwmohgovsg is the online platform of the ministry of health policies and issues, hong kong on 18 may 2012 that a group of students who came to . Hong kong special administrative region of the a district council represents each district and advises the government on local issues such as public facility . Journal of community and public health nursing discusses the latest research innovations ethical, and public policy issues in public hong kong india .
This column provides a discussion of the issues and challenges facing nurses and nursing in hong kong the author introduces the role of nurses in the special administrative region and focuses on workforce, educational and practice issues, as well as on leadership in nursing. Health facts of hong kong type of professional 2017 edition population and vital statistics for 2016 number of hospital beds in nursing homes 5 858. Development of basic nursing the first china–hong kong nursing education baccalaureate nursing education in china:issues and challenges, nursing .