Technological and socio-economic developments in the twenty-first century have also affected healthcare services. The life span is prolonged and the incidence of chronic diseases has increased. All these developments have also necessitated nursing profession and made it necessary to specialize in the field. One of these professions is Internal Medicine Nursing. Aforesaid nursing branch plays an important role in the improvement and raise of care and life quality of individuals with chronic diseases. Besides, it focuses on meeting health-care needs of adults and their families with an individual and holistic approach.
The graduates of the program can work in general and specialized hospitals, public health institutions as specialist clinical nurses, education nurses, administrative nurses, etc. and at universities as academicians in accordance with their profession.