Institute of Professional Education
The Institute of Professional Education of Hong Kong Baptist Hospital is the first structural healthcare training facility established by private hospital in Hong Kong. It consists of the Continuing HealthCare Education Centre and the School of Nursing. Through the provision of basic and continuing professional healthcare education, the Institute aims at promoting healthcare quality and “Excellence in CARE” with Christian spirit.
The Continuing HealthCare Education Center (CHEC)
CHEC aims at:
- providing professional accredited programs in collaboration with prestigious universities and professional bodies;
- facilitating interdisciplinary learning through simulation and scenario based training;
- being a centre for comprehensive life support training; and
- providing continuous in-service training for healthcare practitioners.
The CHEC offers courses for continuing professional education to doctors, nurses and allied health practitioners. With an area of 10,000 sq ft, it comprises a Simulation Laboratory with state-of-the-art training facilities for inter-disciplinary simulation training and education, 4 Skill Laboratories for advanced skill-based training, a well-sized Lecture Hall, a Conference Room, a relaxing lounge, and free WiFi access.
The School of Nursing (SN)
SN aims at developing professional nurses who are driven by vocational calling to deliver safe, holistic, managed and ethical care through holistic education with the spirit of Christ. By providing quality nursing education, our ultimate aim is to support the Hospital’s mission “In the Service of Man s For the Glory of God” to serve our patients and their families with excellent care and to glorify God in our work and service.
The School, with an area of over 8000 sq. ft, comprises of 2 good sized Lecture Halls, a 30-seat seminar room, 3 spacious Skill Laboratories, a meeting room, a Library with e-resources and books, a Computer Laboratory and fully furnished Lounge for relaxation and study, and free WiFi access. The School offers quality education for training of enrolled nurses at Higher Diploma level as well as registered nurses in collaboration with universities.