The basic Diploma course in General Nursing and Midwifery is geared to the health needs of the individual family community and the country at large.
The aims of the diploma in general Nursing and Midwifery programme are:
To prepare nurses with a sound educational programme in nursing to enable them to function as efficient members of the health team, beginning with the competencies for first level position in all kinds of health care settings.
To help nurses developed an ability to the co-operate with members of the health team in the prevention of disease, promotion of health and rehabilitation of the sick.
To help nurses in their personal and professional development, so that they are able to make maximum contribution to the society as useful and productive individuals, citizens as well as efficient nurses.
To serve as a base for further professional education and specialization in nursing.
To prepare nurses to keep pace with latest professional and technological developments and use these for providing nursing care service.
The nurses on completion of this course will be able to:
Demonstrate competency in providing health care to individual, sick or well, using nursing process.
Assess the nursing need of clients from birth to death.
Plan and carry out appropriate action to meet nursing needs.
Provide effective nursing care for maintaining best possible level of health in all aspects.
Apply problem solving techniques in nursing practice.
Evaluate effectiveness of nursing care.
Apply knowledge from the humanities, biological and behavioral sciences in functioning as a nurse.
Function effectively with members of the health team and community applying the knowledge of human relations and communication skills in her work.
Participate as member of health team in delivery of curative preventive, promotive and rehabilitative health care service.
Mobilize community resources and their involvement in working with the communities.
Demonstrate use of ethical values in their personal and professional life.
Demonstrate interest in activities of professional organization.
Recognize the need for continuing education for professional development.
Demonstrate basic skills in teaching patients and giving nursing care to them.
Demonstrate basic skills in administration and leadership while working with other members of health team and community.
Assist in research activities.
10+2 in any stream with 40% Marks
Duration: 3 Years(as per INC & HNRC Norms)
Approved by: Indian Nursing Council (INC), New Delhi & HNRC.
Affiliated to: HNRC