Aims and Objectives

As an evolving and dynamic resource, the ICN Rural and Remote Nursing Network:

  • Provides a global forum for identification and discussion of issues related to rural and remote nursing
  • Promotes awareness of rural and remote nursing so that the roles, contributions and expertise of rural and remote nurses are understood, respected and optimized within the health care system
  • Assists with the development and sharing of knowledge, tools and guidelines which rural and remote nurses can use to embed specialized skills and competencies into their practice
  • Promotes the generation of knowledge through research and knowledge translation
  • Promotes sound rural and remote nursing practice across the globe
  • Establishes links between the ICN Rural and Remote Nursing Network and other international organizations, resources and networks to promote the sharing and exchange of knowledge, expertise and experience


Mise à jour le Jeudi, 11 Février 2016