Kibosho School of Nursing, abbreviated as KSN. The aim of establishing the school is to broaden the students'
appreciation of nursing through acquisition of current knowledge, skills and attitudes hence leading
into expected change of behavior appropriate for nursing /midwifery practice in contemporary life.
To be the leading institution in producing highly qualified and competent professionals nurses who will provide nursing
care effectively at different healthcare settings and cope with existing and emerging health issues.
To establish conducive and sustainable training environment that will allow students and graduates to perform competently at their relevant levels and aspire for attainment of higher knowledge, skills and attitudes in promoting health,preventing
diseases and caring for sick as well as rehabilitating the debilitated individuals in all settings.
PROGRAMME OFFERED WITH ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
Ordinary Diploma in Nursing and Midwifery
Holders of Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (CSEE) with four (4) Passes in non-religious Subjects including "D" Passes in Chemistry, Biology and Physics/Engineering Sciences a Pass in Basic Mathematics and English Language is an added advantage.
LOCAL FEES: 2,040,000/= TSHS
Ordinary Diploma in Nursing and Midwifery (in-service)
Holder of Technician Certificate (NTA level 5) in Nursing with "D" pass in Biology, Chemistry or Physics (CSEE) for the graduates starting from 2010;... OR Graduates before NTAs system should have certificate in Nursing and Midwifery/Public Health Nurse B and at least "D" Pass in any of science subject; AND Work experience of two (2) years and above, Necessary Attachments: Register and License to practice by TNMC, Technician Certificate and Transcript in the related field and Letter of permission from employer.
LOCAL FEES: 2,040,000/= TSHS
UPGRADING NURSING DIPLOMA(IN-SERVICE) - MARCH INTAKE
The Student nurses shall strive to build skills
that enable them to demonstrate on how to: Utilize problem-solving approach
in assessing, planning, implementing, evaluating and documenting the care provided to clients.
Involve the patient/client, family and community in mutual goal setting and planning of care.
Integrate socio- cultural values in delivering care to clients.
Utilize standards of care and patient outcomes to monitor the effectiveness of the nursing delivery
system at household, community, departmental and health unit levels.
Give appropriate client education and counseling.
Develop caring relationships with patient and families.
Use research evidence in the nursing practice.
Develop mechanisms for skills in bargaining, lobbying, advocacy, negotiating and entrepreneurship.
Provide supportive supervision to ensure quality of teaching and learning how to ensure quality care at all levels of service delivery.
Kibosho School of Nursing is situated within the compound of Kibosho hospital which is a District Designated Hospital (DDH) in Moshi Rural District and one of the three hospitals of the Catholic Diocese of Moshi, serving the northern and western part of the district. The hospital is found invillage, Kibosho Eastern Ward, Moshi Rural district in Kilimanjaro Region.