Lesson 1: What’s the Qualification about?
Nursing is an advanced profession which provides necessary treatment, cures and solace to a patient. Nursing is a career that demands ability, skills and knowledge to provide appropriate treatment to patients on a timely basis. There are three main types of nurses in South Africa.
Registered Nurses or Nursing Sisters
They are responsible for the supervision of enrolled and enrolled auxiliary nurses as well as typical nursing responsibilities.
They preform limited nursing care.
Enrolled Nursing Auxiliaries
They perform basic procedures and care for patients on a general level.