Education and training serve the patient and society and always go hand in hand with patient care and scientific research. New insights and knowledge stemming from scientific research are spread via education and training.
At the regional level, the UMCs work together with general hospitals and other educational institutions in Education and Training Regions (Dutch: Opleidings- en Onderwijs Regio’s) (OOR) in the education and training sector. The aim of the NFU is to:
- Ensure efficiency and continuity;
- Train sufficient healthcare professionals;
- Create a comprehensive learning environment.
- About the NFU
- Education and training
- Research and innovation
- Patient care
- Quality of care