Nursing Services – new field of technical activity

Nurse with child

Standards New Zealand is seeking feedback on an ISO proposal for a new field of technical activity on nursing services. The national member body Institute of Standards and Industrial Research of Iran has proposed this activity.

The scope of the proposed work is the standardisation of Nursing Services, including the terms and the definitions of Nursing Services, the methods, and the related guidelines with the nature of nursing processes education, clinical supervision, and evaluation of nursing care.

  • Standards New Zealand is consulting with key stakeholders in this area to determine New Zealand's response. To receive a copy of the proposal, for more information, or to submit comments including support for or opposition to the proposal, please email isoadmin@standards.co.nz. Comments received will be used to form a New Zealand position on this proposal. Please provide your comments by Monday, 3 February 2014.

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