ID No. 0000020660: Professional for Nursing Care Needs (TÜV)

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Certification Program Title:Professional for Nursing Care Needs (TÜV)
Admission Requirements:
  • Completed vocational qualification as a nurse, geriatric nurse, children´s nurse and
  • A minimum of 5 years professional experience in care within the last 10 years or
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience as well as proof of regular further training during any career breaks or
  • Proof of self-employed activity in the field of care/ care management of at least 3 years.
  • Successful participation in the TÜV Rheinland Akademie training course “Professional for Nursing Care Needs (TÜV)” recognized by the certification body. Admission to the examination is granted upon a minimum attendance of 80% of the total of 380 teaching units.
Examination Components:

Written exam (multiple choice and open questions)

Required Competencies:

In the examination participants prove their knowledge in the following areas:

  • Law
  • Definition of the nursing care needs according to the guidelines of the care insurance associations
  • Special care instruments used to assess
  • Interviewing skills / presentation
  • Document analysis
  • Quality assurance
  • Carrying out of assessments
  • Fundamentals of business administration

“Professionals for Nursing Care Needs (TÜV)” can check nursing care needs and assessments systematically, recognize increased need of help early and quickly initiate a higher classification. They provide support in the professional care process planning and seamless documentation.

Currently implemented in:Germany