In the years to come nurses in the primary sector will face new requirements. In addition to requirements presented in the departmental order of the professional bachelor degree, the article looks at the consequences of the increasing qualifications among the social and health care ward sisters. Moreover, the article describes the concept of educational clinics and explains the importance of a nursing study environment which focus on development. With educational clinics the future demands made on nurses will be considered as well as the concept of development in study environments.