Nursing aims to help and encourage a person to plan and carry out acts of everyday life with a view to improving their health, prevent illness and maintain good health. Education in Nursing leading to knowledge and understanding of human needs in health and disease, and prepare to scientifically develop the topic.
Good nursing care
Nursing is a comprehensive and important activities in all health care. Good nursing care is to meet people who consult health care in a way that it maintains the person's experiences of participation, continuity, integrity and self-determination. A good nursing care reflects the patient's deepest desires and take advantage of the unique human resources for a good life with health.
See the disease from two perspectives
Not until we ended up in the patient role, we can understand what it means to be sick. The disease can be discussed from an insider perspective and an outsider's perspective. Good nursing care is based on two perspectives.
Based on - looks more the disease, symptoms, pathology and treatment. Here the focus is patient basis as an object, but to regard the disease as a subject.
Inside - focuses on the sick man's experiences of living with the disease and how the patient sees his situation.
Being able to provide good care and ensure patient with an inside-outside perspective permeates the courses that the Department of Nursing is responsible.
Department of Nursing is responsible for courses in nursing and psychology in the nursing program. The courses are held on account, graduate and postgraduate level.
Nursing is the main area of nursing education and specialized training for nurses.
Nursing can also be studied as a separate course at bachelor and master level, and it is also possible to obtain a doctorate in nursing.
The department offers opportunities for commissioned programs.
The department conducts research in nursing and in addition there is a PhD in health sciences.