|Project Title||Nursing Education Improvement Project|
|Overall Project Value(EUR)||More than 4 000 000|
|Project Start – Project End||July 1, 2004–June 30, 2009|
Funding and Implementing Organizations
|Origin of Funding||Other|
|Implementing Organization / Consortium||
Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Ministry of Health
|Contact / Team Leader / Project Team||
Project Office: Uzbekistan Nursing Education Center
c/o 1 st Republican Medical College, Chilanzar , 3 ave “E”, 700043, Tashkent, Uzbekistan
|Beneficiary||Ministry of Health|
Project Summary, Objectives and Results
In the Republic of Uzbekistan, higher education for medical personnel was one of the important issues in improvement of health system by decree of the President at November 1998. Through the analysis of health system in developed countries, the Government of Uzbekistan recognized that technical trained nurses have important roles for national health and improvement of nursing education system is necessary to enhance the medical services through the innovation of international standard nursing. The Ministry of Health of Uzbekistan (MOH) has been introducing an improvement of nursing education system.
Project Purpose: An educational model based on “client-oriented nursing” is established.
Overall Goal: Nursing education based on “client-oriented nursing” is innovated in 54 medical colleges throughout the country.
|Education Sector||HE, VET (IVET & CVET)|
|Components of the Education Process||Education Management, Standards and curriculum development, Teaching and learning technologies (arrangements), Training of teachers / trainers|
|Occupational Field||Medicine and Veterinary|
|Target Groups||Lecturers, teachers, instructors, trainers, Training providers (public and private)|
– To establish a Project Implementation Office: Nursing Education Center (NEC) in the FRMC.
– To establish a Curriculum Committee consisting of the MOH, Ministry of Higher and Secondary Specialized Education, and educators from institutes of medicine and medical colleges.
– To confirm the technical level and needs of nursing educators.
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