Revista Latino-Americana de Enfermagem
On-line version ISSN 1518-8345
FIGUEROA, Alejandrina Arratia. Innovations in nursing education and their contribution to the teaching model. Rev. Latino-Am. Enfermagem [online]. 1999, vol.7, n.2, pp. 5-13. ISSN 1518-8345. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0104-11691999000200002.
The role of nursing is studied, as it is related to constant innovation and improvement of teaching quality, social requirements and new professional roles. As an alternative, the contribution given by the teaching model is considered. Such model offers educational bases on leisure activities about adequate learning environments, user population requirements and the actual educational system. Favourable results of the proposed innovation will need continuous evaluation shared by the faculty as a means to guarantee the consolidation of this exchange program.
Keywords : educational innovation; instructional model.