All Professional Identification Numbers and Auxilliary Identification Numbers (PIN/AIN) effective January 2021 shall be renewed by January 31 and expire on December 31, 2021, each year, the Nursing Council has said.
The Nursing and Midwifery Council (N&MC) in a statement copied to Educationweb.com.gh indicated Nurse Assistants, Nurses and Midwives are to take notice of the following
- PIN/AIN cards that were renewed on or before June 30, 2020, will attract
full payment of fees for PIN/AIN renewal by January 31, 2021.
- PIN/AIN cards that were renewed on or after July 1, 2020, will attract half
payment of fees for PIN/AIN renewal by January 31, 2021.
According to the Council, section 73 of the Health Professions Regulatory Bodies Act 2013 (Act 857), it is an offence to practice without a valid license.