The Nursing Department began operations with the same start of operation of the High Complexity Hospital "President Juan D. Peron" of Formosa.
The assistance, administration, teaching and research are addressed to the nursing staff promoting processes of change in order to guarantee quality in the benefits.
The achievement of a specialized human resource with a practice of high competitive performance that provides comprehensive care with quality and warmth to patients, family and community.
• To direct the activities of the different services and patient care towards total quality in nursing care, using the resources effectively for the promotion, prevention, diagnosis, treatment and health restoration.
• To protect institutional interests through the proper use of resources.
• To organise continuing education programs.
• To promote teamwork, maintaining good interpersonal relationships, as well as interdisciplinary, inter-sectoral and inter-institutional relationships.
The achievement of these objectives is revealed by the provision of an adequate service, at the lowest possible cost and free of all risk.
Nursing is involved in all the processes carried out at the Hospital, it also participates in clinical checks, care of patients with complex pathologies who are treated from the clinical or surgical approach. It also participates in the control of human and material resources and its costs.
The Nursing in the HAC in the fulfillment of its functions transversally traces all medical specialties that develop their activities within the Institution, in order to achieve this traceability, they are prepared with permanent updating in courses, grand rounds, symposiums, conferences, whether local , national or international. These events are given as assistant and fundamentally as speaker, demonstrating their theoretical and practical knowledge of the different medical specialties that are carried out at the Hospital.
Also the participation of the HAC Nursing service in the different operations carried out due to the climatic catastrophes in the province, marks an opening of the hospital to the community.