YOUNG: does not refer to age but rather a new vibrant, robust, radical and militant new way of thinking which will eradicate the old conversational way of thinking which has been an obstacle of progress in Nursing.NURSES are regarded as a person/s who are involved directly or indirectly in nursing practice, formal or informal regardless of their nursing category, experience and rank employed by either government or private sector under the retirement age of 65 years. INDABA: is a Nguni word which means “Dialogue/News/Debate”, we strived to start a difficult conversation in Nursing regarding the current oppression, segregation, marginalization which can no longer be ignored 23years later into democracy
To organize and unify Nurses in the restoration of the image of the Nursing Profession. To update and advance nursing education, training and practice for all people.
To support all categories of Nurses to deliver best and safe Nursing Practice by addressing the needs of nurses which will translate to meeting health needs of the people of our county through: - Pioneering liberation of the Nursing Profession - Uplifting the standards of living of Nurses and improvement of Nurses working conditions - Recognition of academic achievements and work experience of Nurses - Eradication of undesirable attitude towards healthcare users by Nurses - Continuous Nursing Education - Influence in Healthcare and Nursing legislation - Stakeholder engagement - Visionary and thought leadership - Promote Nursing career to be desirable once again among young aspiring Nurses - Restoration of trust by the communities we serve.
WHO SHOULD BE A MEMBER
Healthcare Workers - Student Nurses - Enrolled Nursing Assistants - Enrolled Nurses - Registered Nurses - Nursing Specialists - Nursing Researchers - Nursing Educators - Nursing Managers - Nursing Directors