Program description:

The purpose of the Program is to prepare professionals in nursing who can perform clinical functions at primary, secondary and tertiary level, collaborating interdisciplinary with the health team and other professionals. The Associate nurse is the person who collaborates and participates in the planning and execution of direct nursing care for hospitalized and outpatient’s clients. They use their basic skills and nursing skills grounded in a knowledge of the natural sciences and human behavior. They participate in activities related to the health of the family and the community, and can render their services under contract with agencies or individuals, as long as they work under the direction and supervision of the nurse or the generalist nurse or specialist.