Health Economics

Project: Training lump sums for the generalist nursing education in NRW

Project Duration

06/2018 - 12/2018 (finalized)

Commissioned by

Krankenhausgesellschaft Nordrhein-Westfalen

Project Team (RWI)

Prof. Dr. Boris Augurzky (Chief), Alexander Haering , Dr. Simon Reif


The aim of this report is to determine the flat-rate costs for general nursing training in NRW. Data on the actual costs of training from 2017 are used, collected representatively in an online survey. The survey was conducted in the second half of 2018 in schools for health care and (child) nursing, specialist seminars for geriatric nursing, training hospitals and training geriatric nursing facilities in NRW.

Selected project related publications

RWI Reports


RWI (2019), Ausbildungspauschalen für die generalistische Pflegeausbildung in NRW Endbericht. RWI Projektberichte download