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Nursing Council News 2014

Circulars 2014

The following circulars were distributed by South African Nursing Council during 2014:
Circular Description
1/2014 SANC Examination Schedule - 2014 (examination dates revised to avoid conflict with Election Day 2014)
2/2014 Non payment of annual fees by certain practitioners
3/2014 Closing of SANC offices for the Easter holidays
4/2014 Replacement of exam papers for the Enrolled Nursing Exams (all electives) to be written on 12 May 2014 following the hijacking of the vehicle carrying exam papers to some of the Exam Centres
5/2014 Requirements Regarding Deferments of Candidates to Write South African Nursing Council Scheduled Examinations
6/2014 Payment of SANC Prescribed Fees at the First National Bank Automated Teller Machine (ATM)
7/2014 Change of the Date for Practitioners to Start Paying for the Annual Practising Certificates for the Year 2015 from 1 July to 1 August 2014
8/2014 Accreditation of Nursing Education Programmes and Nursing Education Institutions by the South African Nursing Council
9/2014 1.   Closing Date for Payment of Annual Fees
2.   Annual Fees for 2015
3.   Restoration Fees for 2015
10/2014 Post Office Strike causes postage delays
11/2014 Extension of Offering the Education and Training Programme Leading to Registration as a Nurse (General, Psychiatric and Community) and Midwife (Government Notice No. R.425 of 22 February 1985 as amended)
12/2014 Extension to offer Supplementary and Post Basic (Additional) Qualifications including Bridging Course for Enrolled Nurses leading to Registration as a General Nurse or Psychiatric Nurse
13/2014 Legacy Nursing Education and Training Programmes that will be NO LONGER OFFERED after 30 June 2015

Handling and Approval of Applications relating to the Legacy Nursing Education Programmes

15/2014 Schedule of SANC Exams for 2015
16/2014 Update:  Delays in Postage due to Industrial Action at the South African Post Office
17/2014 SANC year end closing and payment arrangements at year end


Press Releases 2014

The following press releases were issued by South African Nursing Council during 2014:
Press Release Description
1/2014 International Nurses' Day 2014 - Message from the South African Nursing Council
2/2014 Prescribing of Morphine by Professional Nurses


Special News Items 2014

The following special news items were published on the South African Nursing Council website during the year 2014:



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