Functions of The Council

  • (MONDAY TO FRIDAY) 10.00 AM TO 1.00 PM - ALL GOVT. HOLIDAYS APPLICABLE
  • (MONDAY TO FRIDAY) 10.00 AM TO 1.00 PM - ALL GOVT. HOLIDAYS APPLICABLE

Nursing Council

Functions of The Council

As Per The Act

This Council is an Autonomous Statutory Registration Body for registering qualified Nurses, Midwives, Auxiliary-Nurse-Midwives/Multipurpose Health workers/ Health visitors as per the provisions of the Act. It extends its registration to Union Territories ie: Pondicherry and Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

Nurses and Midwives Act VII of 1934 and Act XXVI(26) of 1960, till today we follow the same.

  • Recognition of Nursing Institutions as per the Act.
  • Registration of qualified Nursing Professionals mentioned above and maintenance of State Register for the purpose
  • Development of inter linkages and reciprocities with corresponding Councils in other States of India.
  • Monitoring of professional ethics.
  • Regulation and surveillance of professional conduct and take action against practice of their professional by quacks and check malpractice.