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  1. Japan - Nursing personnel - Law, Act

    Law on Improvement of Working Conditions of Health Care Workers with View to Securing Care Work Forces (Law No. 44 of 2008). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2008 | JPN-2008-L-89920

  2. Japan - Nursing personnel - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ministerial Order Amending Certain Provisions of the Implementation Rules of the Nursing Insurance Law (Ministerial Order No. 45 of 2006)

    Adoption: 2006-03-24 | Date of entry into force: 2006-03-27 | JPN-2006-R-73974

    Adds to the list of benefits under the Nursing Insurance Law of 1997 compensation to be paid for diseases caused by asbestos.

  3. Japan - Nursing personnel - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ordinance of the Ministry of Health and the Ministry of the Education amending the Ordinance made under the Nurses Law [Law No. 203 of 1948] No. 1.

    Adoption: 1997-03-24 | Date of entry into force: 1997-04-01 | JPN-1997-R-47939

    Prohibits the practice of soliciting students to work for a particular hospital during their studies and after graduation.

  4. Japan - Nursing personnel - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Notification of the Ministry of Health and Welfare on Nursing Standards made under the Health Insurance Law [Law No. 70 of 1922]. No. 63.

    Adoption: 1994-03-16 | Date of entry into force: 1994-04-01 | JPN-1994-R-38237

    Consolidates standards regarding Nursing, Food and Sleeping Facilities, standards on other aspects of Nursing, and standards on the Working Conditions of Nurses. Covers general standards of nursing in wards, such as the number of nurses per ward and night shift, and the frequency of night shifts per month.

  5. Japan - Nursing personnel - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Cabinet Order fixing the date of enforcement of the Law to Promote the Obtention of Competent Persons as Nurses [Law No. 86 of 1992]

    Adoption: 1992-10-21 | JPN-1992-R-33868

    Fixes 1 November 1992 as the date of enforcement of the Law to Promote the Obtention of Competent Persons.

  6. Japan - Nursing personnel - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Cabinet Order made under the Law to promote the Obtention of Competent Persons as Nurses [Law No. 86 of 1992]. No. 345

    Adoption: 1992-10-21 | Date of entry into force: 1992-11-01 | JPN-1992-R-33869

    Provides that specified national hospitals shall be considered as special cases with regard to the application of the Law to Promote the Obtention of Competent Persons as Nurses.

  7. Japan - Nursing personnel - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ordinance of the Ministry of Health and Welfare made under the Law to Promote the Obtention of Competent Persons as Nurses [Law No. 86 of 1992]. No. 61

    Adoption: 1992-10-21 | Date of entry into force: 1992-11-01 | JPN-1992-R-33870

    Specifies the hospitals for which those responsible for promoting the obtention of nurses shall be appointed. Establishes the qualifications that persons must meet in order to be appointed as such a promoter.

  8. Japan - Nursing personnel - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ordinance of the Ministry of Health and Welfare and the Ministry of Labour concerning Prefectural Nurse Centres and Central Nurse Centres made under the Law to Promote the Obtention of Competent Persons as Nurses [Law No. 86 of 1992] No. 6

    Adoption: 1992-10-21 | Date of entry into force: 1992-11-01 | JPN-1992-R-33871

    Provides for matters concerning the appointment of the Centres and the establishment of their working plans.

  9. Japan - Nursing personnel - Law, Act

    Law to Promote the Obtention of Competent Persons as Nurses. No. 86.

    Adoption: 1992-06-26 | JPN-1992-L-33109

    The purpose of the Law is to promote the improvement of national health care and medical treatment by taking measures to obtain skilled nurses taking into account the rapid increase in the number of elderly people, and changing circumstances with regard to health care and medical treatment. Provides for guidelines for the education, training, and employment of nurses, and for the appointment, in each prefecture as well as at the national level, of Nurse Centers to give assistance to nurses, to investigate the nursing situation, and to provide training, information and counselling. An English translation of this law may be found in DOC.NORMES.

  10. Japan - Nursing personnel - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    National Personnel Authority Regulation amending National Personnel Authority Regulation No. 17-0 (Definition of Managerial Personnel). No. 17-0-10.

    Adoption: 1987-11-30 | JPN-1987-R-6279

    Amendments concerning the definition of the managerial personnel who may not form an employee organisation (trade union) together with non-managerial personnel, following administrative re-organisation or a change, abolition, etc. of positions.

  11. Japan - Nursing personnel - Law, Act

    Public Health Nurses, Midwives, and Nurses Law (Law No. 203 of July 30, 1948). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1948-07-30 | JPN-1948-L-95144

    The purpose of this Act is to improve the quality of Public Health Nurses, Midwives, and Nurses, and to thereby expand and improve medical care and public health.


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