Evaluation of the Nurse/Midwife Prescribing programme offered at NUIGalway-is it meeting nurse/midwife prescribing needs?

Catherine meagher

School of Nursing and Midwifery, NUI Galway

Catherine is a Lecturer at the School of Nursing and Midwifery, National University of Ireland, Galway. She is the Programme Director for the programme Certificate in Nursing (Nurse/Midwife Prescribing). She co-manages and facilitates in collaboration with colleagues from SAOLTA a bi annual symposium on Nurse/Midwife Prescribing. She is a member of the Consortium (UCD, TCD, UCC, NUIGalway) curriculum/programme evaluation group. She works with ADON/ ADOM Site Co ordinators in managing submission of draft CPA. She is a member to the group which reports to DON (Prescribing) at end of academic year-in accordance with Service Learning Agreement (HSE, 2013).


NUIGalway is one of seven Higher Educational Institutions offering a programme in Nurse/Midwife medicinal product prescribing. Nurse/Midwife prescribing was first introduced in 2007, with one intake annually. Increasing the... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Catherine meagher (School of Nursing and Midwifery, NUI Galway)
  2. Maura Dowling (School of Nursing and Midwifery, NUI Galway)
  3. Annette Cuddy (HSE)
  4. Fionnuala Jordan (School of Nursing and Midwifery, NUI Galway)
  5. Hannah Kent (HSE)

Topic Areas

Education Research , Chronic illness


OS-4C:1 » OS-4 Education 1 (10:15 - Tuesday, 31st March, Classroom 3)

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