Update Date : Wednesday, May 9, 2018   

Clinical Governance and Accreditation in Nursing


Program Description


This program focuses on major quality assurance programs in the field of health care delivery system, including nursing. It tries to introduce the most important indicators for accreditation of nursing clinical services.


Contact Person


Dr. Sarieh Poortaghi

Tel.: (+98 21) 6105 4209

Fax: (+98 21) 6105 4170

E-mail: s-poortaghi@sina.tums.ac.ir


Program Objectives


Review on quality assurance programs; Explain clinical governance as a framework for quality assurance in health care delivery system; Explain accreditation as a metrics for clinical governance; Introducing the methods of nursing care quality assurance; Introducing indicators for accreditation of nursing clinical services.


Method of Instruction


Lectures, lecture-discussions, small group discussion, etc.

Program Location


TUMS School of Nursing and Midwifery, Nosrat St., Tohid Sq., Tehran 141973317, Iran

Program Directors


Dr. Sarieh Poortaghi


Program Instructors


Dr. Sarieh Poortaghi - CV


Numbers and Dates


Number Of Positions Offered 30
Program Duration 1 day
Program Date June 25, 2018
Application Deadline May 15, 2018
Tuition Fee $100


Who Can Attend


Nurses, nurse managers, and nursing educators.



How To Apply


All applicants should apply online. Please note there is no in-person admission. You can fill in the Online Application Form and upload all the required documents. For more information on online application procedure please contact admission@tums.ac.ir


Visa Application


TUMS will assist you in obtaining your visa after you are admitted. All international students are required to obtain a student visa from the Iranian Consulate/Embassy in their home country before departing for Iran. After we receive your completed Visa Application Form (VAF), at least 6 to 8 weeks should be allowed for the completion of the visa application. Student will enter Iran with a one-month visa. After visiting their school and familiarizing themselves with the schedule and surroundings, students will be accompanied to the Iranian Ministry of Science, Research, and Technology in order to extend their student visa (if necessary).




If you require accommodation, you will be given the opportunity to use our international dormitories located close to campus in Tehran at student rate.