LIST OF DEPARTMENTS

  • Department of Child Health Nursing
  • Department of Community Health Nursing
  • Department of Medical Surgical Nursing
  • Department of Obstetrical and Gynaecological Nursing
  • Department of Mental Health Nursing

COMPONENTS

  1. OVERVIEW
  2. FACULTY
  3. PROGRAMS
  4. EVENTS

Child Health Nursing

The department of Child Health (Paediatric) Nursing provides courses related to child health nursing within the framework of the curriculum of R.V College of Nursing and the Indian Nursing council (INC).

The department provides student-cantered teaching and learning in conducive atmosphere that helps the students to gain confidence in their nursing knowledge and skills. The department is concerned with training the students in developing the knowledge and skills required to respond to health care needs of infants and children and their family in a variety of settings. Importance is given to the evidence based practice and safeguarding the health of child and the family. The courses offer the students the opportunity to identify the needs of children and provide comprehensive care.

Community Health Nursing

The Department of Community Health Nursing is involved training of under-graduate nursing students in the field of Community Health Nursing. Students are trained in the areas of family assessment and community assessment to identify health problems of people living in the community. Students are further trained to make referrals for people identified to have problems and to give health education with emphasis on primary prevention.

Organising camps based on the needs of the Community and also performs various forms of health education programmes.

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Department Of Medical Surgical Nursing

The Department of Medical Surgical Nursing provides courses related to adult nursing as well as advanced nursing practice within the framework of the curriculum of R.V College of Nursing and the Indian Nursing council (INC).

The department provides student centred teaching and learning in conducive atmosphere for hands on experience that helps the students to gain confidence in their nursing knowledge, skills and attitudinal practice. The faculty of the department focuses on the students’ knowledge, skills and altitudinal acquisition to meet the demands of changing patient demographics, disease severity and complexities in health care technologies.

The family members and their concerns are equally looked at when it comes to caring for patients in the critical care unit. Scope of practice in medical surgical nursing is evidence based in terms of procedural aspects and also the patient care. The subject is well thought and put across in second and third year B.Sc. nursing to cover the entire health system concerns logically. Critical procedures in patient care are trained through simulated patients so as to gain expertise and confidence in the students and thereby practice in the clinical areas. The course offers opportunity for students to learn adult health problems including geriatrics so as to equip with the understanding of providing comprehensive care.

Fundamental of Nursing

The Department of Fundamentals of Nursing trains BSc Nursing students in the development of clinical bedside skills. Undergraduate students are equipped to provide comprehensive nursing care to patients in pre-clinical laboratory before they are exposed to real hospital situations. The main aim of the department is to mould the beginners with the right attitude towards the nursing profession. We provide a perfect base for first year BSc students through quality education. Apart from their academic commitments the department conducts various outreach programmes.

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Nutrition Lab

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Pre-Clinical Lab

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The Department of Obstetrical and Gynaecological Nursing

The Department of Obstetrical and Gynaecological Nursing takes pride in quality teaching. It provides courses in Obstetrical and Gynaecological nursing with theoretical and practical elements to undergraduate students. We prepare our graduates and postgraduates with necessary skills and knowledge to provide comprehensive maternal and child care.

The department encourages student research in the core areas of women’s health, reproductive health, high risk pregnancy, neonatal care and related health areas pertaining to women and new-borns. We ensure effective and efficient services to our student community and enable them to function as educators, managers and researchers in the field of maternity nursing.

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Department of Psychiatric (Mental Health) Nursing

Department of Psychiatric (Mental Health) Nursing, provides academic services and conducts research to promote mental health and prevent mental health problems of people, their families and communities as well as continuously intervene and rehabilitate patients with psychiatric problems and their families. It uses theories of human behaviour as its scientific framework and requires the use of the self as its art or expression in nursing practice.

The department, under an experienced and dedicated faculty, renders quality education to undergraduate and post graduate students, assisting them in developing expertise and an in-depth understanding of the field. It helps students appreciate clients as individuals and develop skills to function as psychiatric nurses, enabling them to function as educator, manager and researcher in the field of psychiatric nursing.

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Anti Drug day 2019 at Cadabam’s Amitha- Centre for short and long term Rehabilitation Care.

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