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Hiroshima University
Doctor of Nursing(PhD)(Tokyo Medical and Dental University), Master of Nursing(Tokyo Medical and Dental University)


Community health is becoming increasingly important in the health care sector, to address aging and declining birthrate in our society. The role of home care and community nurses is to improve health status and QOL. They are working as government nurse, visit nurse, occupational nurse, and school nurse in Japan. Multi Professional cooperation needs for health promotion in community health nursing. Our main themes of research are prevention of lifestyle disease, family support, home care management and evaluation of Long-Term Care Insurance.

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 1987
Mar 1990
Nara Medical University
Apr 1998
Mar 2000
Lecturer, Shimane Nursing College
Apr 2000
Sep 2003
Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Shimane Medical University
Oct 2003
Mar 2005
Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Shimane University
Apr 2005
Aug 2011
Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Shimane University


Nursing, Graduate School, Division of Health Care, Tokyo Medical and Dental University
University of Tsukuba, Medical Junior College

Published Papers

An analysis of the items of nursing competency in oral feeding assistance for hospitalized hemiplegic patients in China: a qualitative study
Huifang Chen, Hisae Nakatani, Akiko Kanefuji, Hongxia Yang, Haiwei Zhao, Md Moshiur Rahman
International Journal of Community Medicine and Public Health   6(2) 461-467   Feb 2019   [Refereed]
The Use of ICT and the Information Network Environments of Public Health Nurses
NAKATANI Hisae, Akiko Kanafuji
Journal of Community of Nursing   21(3) 64-70   Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Workplace Enviromental factors affecting Workplace Satisfaction of Novice Public Health Nurses in the Municipalities
Akiko Kanefuji, Hisae Nakatani
Hiroshima Journal of Medical Sciences   66(4) 117-122   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Cognition, Training, and Education of Nurses in Oral Feeding Assistance for Hospitalized Patients: A Comparative Study among Nurses in China and Japan
Huifang Chen, Yukiko Miyakoshi, Hisae Nakatani, Tomie Fujii, Md Moshiur Rahman, Toshio Kobayashi
Hiroshima Journal of Medical Sciences   66(3) 61-69   Sep 2017   [Refereed]
19(1) 11-15   Sep 2015   [Invited]
Kajiwara, Kohei; Nakatani, Hisae; Ono, Mitsu; Miyakoshi, Yukiko
PSYCHOGERIATRICS   15(1) 26-31   Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Background: We attempted to determine the factors that influence the continuation of in-home caregiving for patients with dementia. Methods: The participants were family caregivers of dementia patients who received home care services. Data were co...
Utilization of Information and Communication Technology in Clinical Practice of Public Health Nursing
Proceedings of E-Learng 2007   5 6347-6351   Oct 2007
Hisae Nakatani, Setsu Shimanouchi
Nursing & Health Sciences   6(4) 239-246   Dec 2004   [Refereed]