Maharashtra Nursing Council is engaged in registration of nursing students to become registered nurse.
Maharashtra Nursing Council, Mumbai Health is a state for physical, mental, social and spiritual well being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity. Nursing is a process of meeting the health needs of society when they arise and of promoting good health for all.
The council shall be a body corporate and governed by
Maharashtra Nurses Act. 1966 ( modified up-to 30/11/1996)
Maharashtra Nursing Council Rules, 1971 ( modified up-to 01/06/1993)
Maharashtra Nursing Council By-Laws, 1973 ( modified up-to 31/05/1993) amended time to time.
Constitution of the Council Under the Maharashtra Nurse Act 1966 chap. II sect.3(3), the Council comprises
The Director of health services
The Director of medical education and research
The Superintendent of Nursing Services, Government of Maharashtra
The assistant director of health services (Nursing)
The Director of Higher Education or his nominee not below the rank of Deputy Director
The Superintendent of Nursing Services of the municipal corporation of greater Bombay
Five Registered Nurses from each of five regions
One heads of private and municipal affiliated institution
Five Matrons of affiliated institutions
Five Sister Tutors and Clinical Instructors of the affiliated institutions, from each of five regions
One Member, from the Maharashtra Medical Council
One Member from IMA
One Professor and lecturer of the Recognised Colleges of Nursing
One heads (Principals) or Recognised Colleges of Nursing
One Member from Trained Nurses Association of India (Maharashtra state branch)
Four Members, to be nominated by the State Government out of whom one shall be public Health Nurse and three shall be, from amongst the Medical Practitioners or Teachers or in Nursing Colleges.
Maharashtra Nursing Council is dedicated to safe guard the health of the society at large by public interest by regulating the nursing profession by registration, providing highest standard of Nursing and Midwifery education and practice in the state of Maharashtra & Goa State.
Our Mission is to prepare safe competent, compassionate nursing professionals for life long learning, evidence based practice, autonomous administration and social commitment.
Council office will be closed on all 2nd & 4th Saturday, Sundays and all government holidays.
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