Pakistan Nursing Council Registrar Fouzia Mushtaq Tuesday said that the government was making sincere efforts to make the PNC more efficient and productive
LAHORE, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – 2nd Nov, 2021 ) :Pakistan Nursing Council Registrar Fouzia Mushtaq Tuesday said that the government was making sincere efforts to make the PNC more efficient and productive.
The registrar said that problems and challenges being faced by the PNC would be solved very soon. She said that like other sectors, the PNC had also a regulatory body. She said that the PNC came into existence in 1952 under the Pakistan Nursing Council Ordinance and was further strengthened by an Act in 1973.
She added that the main purpose was to strengthen nursing community of the country and make them independent.
Fouzia Mushtaq said that the PNC was working to create a uniform curriculum of nursing across the country, registration of nurses as well as nursing schools and collages, supervise the provincial nursing examination boards, maintain quality of education and practice, implementation of government decisions regarding nursing and other initiatives to strengthen the nursing profession. All possible measures were being taken for the welfare of nursing profession and nurses, she added.