Hasanuddin University’s Faculty of Nursing has received a visit from the Kaikoukai Healthcare Corporation. As for this meeting to discuss inbound professor meeting plans (25/2). This activity was opened by Vice Dean III of the Faculty of Nursing at Hasanuddin University, Syahrul Said, S.Kep, Ns, M.Kes, PhD and was attended by the general manager of Kaikoukai Healthcare Corporation, Yoshifumi Moriyama. One of the material that will be presented in the inbound professor’s plan in the course of sports therapy in chronic diseases such as kidney failure, diabetes, and heart. This material is important for nursing and physiotherapist students to know because it is very useful to apply to patients in order to improve the quality of life of patients with chronic diseases.
The result of the visit was the provision of guest lecture material by Yoshifumi Moriyama for nursing and physiotherapy students which is planned to begin in the first week of April 2020. The guest lecture will be held in several meetings consisting of theory and practice and concludes with written tests and practical tests for college participants. The guest lecture is also planned to be held every semester as a follow-up to the collaboration between the Faculty of Nursing Unhas and the Kaikoukai Healthcare Foundation Japan. In addition to guest lectures, cooperation will also be continued in the form of cooperation in the field of research. The Kaikoukai Healthcare Foundation offers to conduct joint research with a Lecturer in the Faculty of Nursing related to the application of sports therapy in hospitals and health centres in Makassar. The results of this research have the potential to be published in reputable international journals. Hopefully, the plans that have been prepared and discussed can be useful and useful for the development of science and research at the Faculty of Nursing, Hasanuddin University.