Circular 5/2008 SANC Year end closure

Circular 5/2008 SANC Year end closure


4 December 2008

TO ALL:Nursing Education Institutions
 Nursing Stakeholders

South African Nursing Council – Year End Closure

22 December 2008 – 2 January 2009


The South African Nursing Council (SANC) offices will be closed at the year end from 22 December 2008 to 2 January 2009.

The SANC offices will reopen at 08:00 on 5 January 2009.

Kindly inform all persons in your institutions so that they are aware in advance of the dates the Council will be closed.

We apologise in advance for any inconvenience that this arrangement may cause you.

Ms H Subedar

Registrar and CEO
S A Nursing Council


Contact person regarding enquiries about this circular:  Ms Party-day Moloi

Telephone 012 426 9542

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Special News Item 3/2008

Special News Item 3/2008

Nursing Strategy for South Africa 2008


The Department of Health has published the Nursing Strategy for South Africa 2008 on its website.

The development of a nursing strategy was a priority identified in the National Human Resources for Health Plan published in 2006.  The Strategy was developed by leaders drawn from many different fields in the nursing and health sectors and is governments plan for addressing the many challenges facing nursing in South Africa.

The document is published on the Nursing Council website at the request of the Department of Health in an attempt to distribute the information it contains as widely as possible amongst the nursing profession and others involved in the health care sector.  Please download a copy of the strategy document and share it with your friends and colleagues. To do so, click on the following link:  Nursing Strategy for South Africa 2008 (pdf 252kb)

 N.B. : This Nursing Strategy was replaced by the Nursing Strategy for SA 2012-17.