Generic name of profession
- harmonised training required here:
- Training of Nurse responsible for general care (Article 31 of Directive 2005/36/EC)
- Name of regulated profession:
- Nurse responsible for general care (EN)
- All regions
- Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
- General care nurse
- National legislation:
- Helsepersonelloven § 48 1. ledd og forskrift 8. oktober 2008 nr. 1130 om autorisasjon, lisens og spesialistgodkjenning for helsepersonell med yrkeskvalifikasjoner fra andre EØS-land eller fra Sveits
- Qualification level:
- Free provision of services:
- No prior check of qualifications
- Useful link:
- Description of activities:
- • Ansvarlig for omsorg for mennesker i alle aldre med ulike behov for pleie og omsorg
• Sykepleiere har bred og generell kompetanse i sykepleie
• Arbeid innen alle deler av helsetjenesten
• Varierende arbeidsoppgaver avhengig av avdelingen.
Arbeidsområder: Sykehus, sykehjem, psykisk helsevern
• Responsible for caring for people of all ages with varying needs for nursing and care
• Nurses have broad and general competence in nursing
• Work within any part of the health service
• Varying tasks depending on department.
• Working areas: Hospital, nursing home, mental health service (EN)
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