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Nursing regulations and code of ethics


Nursing Regulations in the state of Qatar

Qatar Council for Healthcare Practitioners (QCHP), an independent council for regulating healthcare practitioners in both the government and private sectors, has standards for all health professionals. This document contains requirements and scope of practice for Registered General Nurse (RGN), Registered Midwives (RM), Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS), and Nurse Practitioner (NP).

Guidelines for Nurses- Qatar Council for Healthcare

The guideline provide registration/evaluation process map for nurses to work in Qatar

Code of Professional Behavior and Ethics for Nurses and Midwives

The Code are standards defined by HMC’s Nursing Executive Committee. It builds on HMC’s Staff Code of Conduct to describe the expected professional conduct of nurses and midwives in their daily practice. 

Nursing and Midwifery Strategy 2019 - 2022

This document shows a measurable three year action plan with outcomes, while integrating HMC’s own vision of delivering safe, effective and compassionate care to all patients.



The Canada Nursing Association's (CNA) Code of Ethics for Registered Nurses is a statement of values upheld by registered nurses and nurses licensed in extended roles, such as nurse practitioners. It demonstrates nurses’ commitment to persons with health-care needs and persons receiving care.

For more information read the Code of Ethics for Registered Nurses from the Canadian Nurses Association.