The area of ​​professional activity includes: maintaining and ensuring the health of the population, improving the quality of its life by providing qualified nursing care, carrying out preventive work with the population, ensuring the organization of the work of nursing personnel.
Objects of professional activity:
the patient and his environment;
treatment and diagnostic (participation in treatment and diagnostic care for patients of various age groups in a hospital and a polyclinic, organization, and implementation of nursing care in the hospital and at home, assessment of the patient's condition, and provision of emergency first aid in acute diseases and accidents, medical care for the population in extreme conditions of epidemics, in foci of mass destruction);
rehabilitation (carrying out rehabilitation programs and activities; organizing nursing support for rehabilitation work);
medical and prophylactic (taking measures to strengthen and maintain the health of the population of different age groups, organizing training and monitoring the training of the patient and his environment, identifying physical, mental, social, environmental, ethnic risk factors for the health of the patient (family) and advising the population on how to reduce their impact on health, ensuring a safe hospital environment; teaching the patient and his family to maintain health at different age periods, care and self-care, healthy lifestyles, ensuring the work of the prevention department (office), health center);
organizational and managerial (maintaining accounting and reporting medical documentation, organizing the work of nursing services at various levels, introducing innovative technologies for nursing activities, organizing the collection and processing of medical and statistical data, developing methodological and educational materials for the training and professional development of nursing personnel);
research (analysis of scientific literature and official statistical reviews, conducting scientific and practical research in nursing and public health).