REGISTRAR MEETS WITH GREATER ACCRA HEALTH TRAINING INSTITUTIONS (GAHTI) REPRESENTATIVES.
The Registrar together with management of the Council yesterday met some representatives of Greater Accra Health Training Institutions (GAHTI) to address some concerns regarding the Online Licensing Examination which is schedule to take off in July, 2018.
The meeting saw representatives from Nyaniba College of Nursing, NTC 37, NMTC Pantang, NTC Pantang, NMTC Teshie, Western Hills School of Nursing, Martin Luther Nurses Training College and Health Concern Nurses Training College all in the Greater Accra region.
The Registrar of the Council, Mr. Felix Nyante, gave more insight about the online licensing examination to the students.
The Registrar disclosed that the nursing programmes would be rolled on one after the other and would be started with the Registered Mental Nursing (RMN) in 2018, Registered Community Nursing (RCN) in 2019, Registered Midwifery (RM) in 2020, Registered General Nursing (RGN) in 2021 and Nurse Assistant (Clinical)/Nurse Assistant (Preventive) in 2022.
The Registrar also said whiles the Registered Mental Nursing candidate would write the examination online, the other programmes would continue with the paper based examination until all the programmes are enrolled online.
At the end of the meeting, the Registrar advised the students to be circumspect in the use of social media and also protect and groom themselves for their profession.