Rivne medical college prepares the nurses since 1954 on the base of complete (term of studying is 3 years) and basic general secondary education (term of studying is 4 years) in the direction 1201 “Medicine” with the speciality 5.12010102 “Nursing affair”, educational-qualification level – junior specialist (qualification: medical nurse).
The head of the department 5.12010102 “Nursing affair” (after 11 forms) the teacher of highest category, doctor-surgeon, the candidate of medical sciences L.R.Korobko.
Three monographs were published by the efforts of research workers of college: “Treatment of chronic pulmonary heart”, “Treatment of chronic refractory cardio insufficiency”, “Treatment of hypertensive illness” (author – professor R.Sabadyshyn), four text books: “Latin with medical terminology” (P.Ivanytska), “Nursing in surgery” (R.Sabadyshyn, O.Markovych), “Medical psychology” (I.Khoma), “Biochemistry” (O.Datsun), “Medical Biology” (R.O.Sabadyshyn, S.Ye.Bukhalska), “Organic Chemistry” (R.O.Sabadyshyn, I.M.Khmeliar, M.M.Lukashchuk). The text books in Biophysics and medical apparatus was prepared by M. Koshchanovskyj, “Poetry and songs” (R.O.Sabadyshyn). The text book for group leaders “Path to the altar of over heart” was published (P.Ivanytska). The text book in pediatrics “Medicine of child’s age” and “Internal diseases”, and “College poetry”, prepared by the teachers of college under the leadership of professor R.Sabadyshyn was finished recently.
This department prepares junior specialist, medical assistants on speciality 5.12010101 “Medical affair” in direction 1101 Medicine. The term of education is 2 years and 6 months on the base of the complete general secondary (after 11 forms) and 3 years and 6 months on the base of secondary school (after 9 forms).
The teaching staff of the department consists of 105 people. There are 5 candidates of sciences, 51 teachers of highest category, 10 teachers of the Ist category, 6 – senior teachers, 15 – teachers-methodologists, and 6 excellent professors of Ukrainian education. The applicants on the base of complete general secondary education enter the second year of studies due to the rating of the points in Biology and Ukrainian language and Literature in their certificates. The applicants on the base of basic general secondary education pass the entrance exams in Biology and Ukrainian language (dictation).
549 students study on this department. Medical nurses are well-orientated in theoretical material, show good results in professional subjects, can estimate and analyze situational tasks, make right decisions, and use their practical knowledge. The level of their knowledge is enough for practical activity of medical nurse. The students, who study at the state form of studies, 100% have a workplace after graduation.
Medical college has necessary material and technical base and social infrastructure for providing fundamental professional, practical and scientific preparation of the students. Modern computer technologies, rooms with computer projectors are widely used in studying process for better presentation of the material. Besides, the classrooms are equipped with electronic computer demonstrational blackboards, and this gives an opportunity to get the information from the college electronic base library, the Internet for the lesson conducting. This methodic of practical lesson conducting not only makes the teacher’s work effective, but also helps to accept the information better for the students.
The students of the speciality “Nursing affair” take part in subject groups and scientific societies, take active part in scientific-practical conferences of the region and Ukraine.