Mandate

The name of the Council changed from Nurses and Midwives Council of Ghana as provided for in the NRCD 117 of 1972 and LI 683 of 1971 during the year 2013 to Nursing and Midwifery Council following the enactment of the Health Professions Regulatory Bodies Act, 2013 (Act 857).

Part Three of the Health Professions Regulatory Bodies Act, 2013 (ACT 857) mandates the Council to secure in the public interest the highest standards of training and practice of nursing and midwifery. The LI 683 is also being reviewed.