Muscat, The College of Nursing at Sultan

Qaboos University (SQU) and Starcare Hospital, Muscat signed a

cooperation agreement that will help both organisations to collaborate

in nursing training and research.

The partnership covers five key areas of co-operation that include

continuous nursing education and professional development of nurses,

collaborative research, third party audit facilitation, competency

assessments and community nursing adoption.

The signing ceremony was held at the College of Nursing today

under the patronage of Dr. Mona bint Fahd al-Said, SQU Assistant Vice

Chancellor for International Cooperation. The agreement was signed

by Dr. Omar al-Rawajfah, Dean of the College of Nursing, and Dr.

Sadik Kodakat, Founder and Chairman of Starcare Hospital Group.

The signing ceremony was attended by officials representing the two

organizations.

Source: Oman News Agency