Around Forty-Nine Thousand Nurses Unemployed in Nepal

News 03 Jan 2019 180 123

Staffs Nurses in Nepal

Staffs Nurses unemployment in the country has crossed the border. Over the 66 percent of the nurse are unemployed. In the Nepal Nursing Council, 85 thousand eight hundred six nurses have registered only and 25 thousand are employed. 

According to Nepal Nursing Council (NNC), seven thousand nurses are working in abroad, Five thousand nurses registered in the council have died, 48 thousand eight hundred six nurses are unemployed within the country. According to the health ministry, 12 thousand nurses are employed only in the government health organization. 

There are about 13,000 nurses working in the private health organization. A community nursing administrator of the Family Welfare Superintendent of Nursing Branch -Kabita Aryal Said, There is no actual data of nurses working in the private health organization. 

The government does not have enough statistics. Aryal said that the official statistics of the nurses were collected after collecting the details of the employees being done for the first time. According to the ministry, still, there are more than two thousand and five hundred vacancies to be resumed.