This Department Shall;

  • Assist the Director General (Medical) by providing technical advice on nursing and midwifery matters with GAF and GAFMS.
  • Assist the Director General in the provision of quality nursing and midwifery services in the GAFMS.
  • Assist the Director General in the development and implementation of nursing/midwifery policies, guidelines and standards for the efficient provision of nursing and midwifery services in GAFMS.
  • Advising on Human Resources matters relating to nursing/midwifery care within GAFMS.
  • Assist the Director General in the regular monitoring of standards of nursing/midwifery services within the GAFMS.
  • Submitting periodic and timely reports on nursing and midwifery activities to the Director General.
  • Assist the Director General in Establishing and promoting networks with local and other international nursing and midwifery services in GAFMS.
  • Assist the Director General in the development and implementation of strategic plans for nursing and midwifery services in the GAFMS.