Those interested in engaging in the nursing profession in Israel are required to obtain recognition of status from the Ministry of Health and must register with the registry of nurses
, following successful passage of the government licensing nursing examinations in Israel.
Registration in the registry is in accordance with the public health regulations.
The Nursing Administration serves as a staff unit in the Ministry of Health, and is charged with formulating the nursing policy within the national courses in the Ministry, emphasizing development of the nursing profession as an integral part of the health system.
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