The ICN Wellness Centre for Health Care Workers programme aims to strengthen health systems through the provision of quality comprehensive health services for all cadres of health care workers and their immediate families. The Wellness Centres are responsive to needs, managed by nurses and supported by inter-sectoral partnerships in the following countries: Lesotho, Malawi, Swaziland, Uganda, Zambia and work to achieve a strengthened health workforce, better able to meet the population needs.
This short video features the Wellness Centre for health care Workers in Swaziland, established in 2006.
INR Editorial: Focussing on the wellbeing of health care workers in sub-Saharan Africa. Read more...
Partnering with ICN in this initiative are the following organisations:
- The national nurses associations of Denmark, Lesotho, Malawi, Norway, Swaziland, Sweden, Uganda and Zambia
- The Ministries of Health of Lesotho, Swaziland, Uganda
- BD Corporation
- The Stephen Lewis Foundation
Wellness Centres Conference 2011 presentations