ESGENA Statements and Curricula
Here you will find ESGENA Publications on various topics such as "ESGENA European Job Profile for Endoscopy Nurses" as well as "Recommendations for a European Framework for Specialist Nursing Education" and "ESGENA Statement on Nurse endoscopists".
The aim of this document is to provide guidance on nursing and supporting staff requirements in endoscopy to support the service and ensure optimum, safe patient care. It does not aim to address issues around training of endoscopists.
ESGE-ESGENA-Handbook for Workshops
The handbook aims to provide a framework in organising different types of workshops
ESGENA European Core Curriculum for Endoscopy Nursing
based on the content of the European Job profile for Endosocpy Nurses, ESGENA developed a European Curriculum for Endoscopy Nursing
ESGENA European Job Profile for Endoscopy Nurses
ESGENA has developed a European Job Profile for Endoscopy nurses which is now the basis for the Core Curriculum for Endoscopy nursing.
Recommendations for a European Framework for Specialist Nursing Education
ESGENA was involved in the development of the European Framework for Specialist Nursing Education through the PCN. » PCN website
ESGENA Statement on Nurse Endoscopists
As a number of European countries have already started to train nurse endoscopists, ESGENA developed a statement on educational background and recommended course structures.
ESGENA Statement on Staffing Level
Endoscopy practice is carried out and supported by a multitude of staff. The aim of the ESGENA statement on staffing level is to provide guidance on nursing and supporting staff requirements in endoscopy to support the service and ensure optimum, safe patient care.