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Chief Nursing Officer Directorate

What we do

We want to make a tangible difference to NHS Scotland and the lives of the people of Scotland, ensuring excellence in nursing, midwifery and allied health professions (NMAHP)/health-care science (HCS) and services.

We are responsible for:

  • policy advice for ministers
  • student nurse, midwife and paramedic intake
  • leading on nursing, midwifery, allied health professions and health-care science
  • modernising and improving NMAHP and HCS care services and standards of practice
  • leading on all aspects of healthcare-associated infection policy and antimicrobial resistance
  • leading on health professionals and workforce regulation

Who we are

Cabinet Secretary and Ministers

Management

Contact

Address
Email
ceu@gov.scot

Policies

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