Japanese Nursing Association(JNA) leads nursing in Japan in collaboration with nurses and people for high quality care. JNA is the largest nursing professional organization in Japan which represents public health nurses, midwives, nurses, and assistant nurses (=licenced practical nurse;LPN).
It is our great pleasure to introduce you the nursing in Japan as well as JNA.
【JNA News Release】
JNA News Release 2016 Vol.19[PDF437KB]
Topics covered in this issue are Japan Nursing Summit 2015, Training System for Nurses to Perform Specific Medical Interventions, Notification System for Nurses.
【JNA News Release】
JNA News Release 2015 Vol.18[PDF453KB]
Topics covered in this issue are 11th ICM Asia Pacific Regional Conference, Baseline Survey on Fundamentals of Public Health Nurse Activities, Presentation at 2015 ICN Conference by JNA President, Lectures and Building Tour Organized by JNA.
Demands for health care service is increasing because of global efforts toward Universal Health Coverage as well as aging in Japan. Patient safety is the basis of quality health care service. JNA provides detailed information of patient safety including current situation, nursing practice and JNA efforts.
Prevention and control of Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) are the issues to be addressed globally. In Japan, NCDs relating to lifestyles and behaviors are called “lifestyle-related diseases”.
JNA provides detailed information of lifestyle-related diseases including current situation and risk factors as well as nursing and JNA efforts.
We are interested in hearing your comments and feedback about the “Nursing for the people with lifestyle-related diseases in Japan”. Any comment or feedback regarding above materials is greatly appreciated.
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Population aging is a worldwide phenomenon. Japan is aging faster than any other countries. As the population ages, Japan is facing a variety of issues and a wide range of efforts are required. JNA provides detailed, in-depth information of the background, current situation and efforts of aging and nursing in Japan.