Remarks

Assalamualaikum Wr. Wb.

The development of education and health is directed to achieve

  1. The goal of the realization of prosperous society, physically and mentally, fairly and equally.
  2. The implementation of national education and health services that more qualified and equitable.
  3. The manifestation of the people who believes Allah SWT, has noble self-character, healthy, tough, intelligent, patriotic, discipline, creative, productive, and professional.

Nursing is an integrated part of health, and manifestation of worshiping Allah, in professional services. It is also an integrated part of health services based on faith, sciences and charity.

Nursing, in comprehensive bio-psycho-cultural and spiritual services, addressed to individuals, families, and communities, both healthy and sick, covering the entire life cycle. In improving health status, a qualified nursing service is required and it can be achieved by qualified nursing education as well. Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta, as a private institution of education and as a part of national education system, has a purpose concentrate to national goal of education, that is to create the graduates with good morals, skillful, confident, and bring the advantages to society and nation. The institution then decided to established Nursing Study Program. By establishing this study-program, it is expected to produce Bachelor of Nursing and Professional Nurse, who hold the Islamic values, as the support to national development, particularly in providing qualified human resources in health.

Wassalamualaikum Wr. Wb.