NURSING DIVISION

INTRODUCTION

Nurses at UHI strive to remain competent and committed to provide Nursing care in different specialties. We offer 24 hour coverage to patients and coordinate with other disciplines to offer cardiovascular nursing care.

Nursing department operates under six units providing both inpatient and outpatient services. The department is being headed by Senior Principal Nursing Officer and deputized by Principal Nursing Officer to coordinate the Nursing activities.

Nurses have super specialization in cardiovascular nursing in the following specialties:

  • Critical care Nursing
  • Coronary care Nursing
  • Theatre cardiac Nursing
  • Catheterization Nursing
  • And ECG

THE CORE GOALS OF THE DEPARTMENT ARE:

  1. To prevent cardiovascular diseases through health education to communities.
  2. To provide quality nursing care to cardiac patients.
  3. To train nurses and other cadres in cardiovascular nursing.
  4. To conduct operational research.