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Welcome to Kenyatta University School of Nursing Sciences

The department was established in 2016 when the new school of nursing was formed after the approval by the senate. The department coordinates the training of nurses in medical surgical nursing, nursing leadership and management, nursing education and pre-clinical sciences. It is headed by a chairman and has one section head for preclinical sciences

VISION STATEMENT
The Department of Medical Surgical Nursing and Pre-clinical sciences aspires to develop professional nurses who emulate a culture of evidence based nursing practice, transformative nursing leadership, research and community service. The department will be recognized for training empowered nursing professionals who lead the dynamic healthcare delivery system nationally, regionally and globally.

MISSION STATEMENT
The Department of Medical Surgical and Pre- clinical Sciences is strongly committed to excellence in classroom and clinical teaching and in preparing nursing graduates to lead and transform nursing care in a rapidly changing, diverse and complex healthcare environment. The committed team of faculty and other staff will endeavor to achieve this through academic excellence,innovative nursing research, evidence based clinical practice, and community service

CORE VALUES

  • Nursing Excellence
  • Distinction in Teaching
  • Respect for human rights.
  • Fairness and equality in service
  • Professionalism
  • Integrity
  • Teamwork
  • Self- determination

OBJECTIVES

  • To train nursing graduates who have a scientific base in clinical science.
  • To inculcate in the students the right knowledge, skills and attitude in nursing through classroom and clinical teaching.
  • To equip the students with nursing leadership, management and Research skills.
  • Spearhead the development of transformative nursing leaders
  • Participate in research that transforms nursing and health systems

Departments

  1. Medical Surgical Nursing and pre – clinical services.
  2. Community and Reproductive Health Nursing.

Sections

  1. Pre – clinical Services.
  2. Midwifery and Obstetrics.

LINKAGES AND COLLABORATIONS:

The department collaborates with other institutions e.g.

  • Nursing Council of Kenya.
  • Ministry of Health
  • Other Government Institutions.
  • Private Mission Hospitals
  • Aga Khan University
  • AMREF
  • NGO’s
  • County Government

CAREER PROSPECTS:

Our graduates are highly marketable. Locally the job outlets include:-

Public and Private Universities, Ministry of Health, Ministry of Local government, Private and Mission Hospitals, Non – governmental Organizations dealing with health related issues, Medical Training Colleges, Government, Private and Mission as well as in the international Market.

 

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