Placement Record:

  • Programme coordinator under NRHM
  • Lecturer in Community Health Nursing
  • Public health nurse
  • NEIGRIHMS College of nursing
  • ESIC Hospitals New Delhi
  • AIIMS Hospitals New Delhi
  • Working in clinical as well teaching side in and out of India

Placement in Indian Hospitals:

• Apollo Hospital Bangalore , Chennai
• B. G. S Global hospital Bangalore
• Indaraprasth Apollo Hospital , New Delhi
• Max Hospital New Delhi
• AIIMS New Delhi , Rishikeshi
• ESIC Hospital New Delhi
• Bangalore Medical college Hospital
• Narayana Hrudayalaya Health Centre Bangalore
• Bhagwan Mahaveer Jain Hospital Bangalore
• HCG Hospital Bangalore
• Institute of Nephro Urology Bangalore
• Tata Hospital Kolkata West Bengal
• Narayana , West Bengal
• Amri Hospital, Kolkata , West Bengal
• NRHM programme Tripura
• Government hospital , Mizoram
• Jipmer , Pudeucheery

Placement in Colleges

• Padamshree Institute of nursing Bangalore
• IKON College of nursing , Bangalore
• Pratiksha College of nursing , Guwahati , Assam
• Kalinga College of nursing ( KIT University ) Bhubaneswar , Odisha
• AVK college of nursing Bangalore
• Ramakrishana Mission nursing school ,Itanagar , Arunchal Pradesh
• Daynad Sagar University , Bangalore
• Dinsha Patel college of nursing , Nadiad, Gujarat
• NEIGRIHMS College of nursing, Shillong , Meghalaya
• Araya College of nursing, Guwahati , Assam

Abroad Placement Hospital: 

• Ministry of Health Saudi Arabia
• Ministry of health in Kuwait
• Jlgme Dorji Wangchuck nation refer hospital Bhutan
• Phuntsholing General hospital Bhutan
• National Medical college , Birgunji , Nepal
• Novel Academic Graduate school in Nepal
• Devedha college of science and technology , Nepal
• Gandaki medical college , Nepal
• Al Abeer Hospital Ruwi Muscut ,Oman
• Blue water Health in Sarnia , Ontario, Canada
• Brunswick private hospital , Melbourne , Australia
• Dhatibang Health post , Nepal
• Concerto Renal services , USA
• John Fawkner private hospital , Victoria , Australia
• Lumbini Medical college and teaching hospital , Nepal
• Bupa Aged Care , Australia
• Calvary North Adelaide Hospital Australia
• University Hospital ,Leurisham UK
• Queen Elizabath Hospital UK
• Elmabrook Health care and rehabilitation centre , Chicago USA
• The Grove Elnhurst , Chicago , USA
• Caritas Hospital ,Kottyam , Kerala
• German Hospital , Saudi Arabia

About Community Health Nursing:

We are committed to improvising the health and health care for those served by community-based health care systems through educating Post Graduate nursing students of Community Health Nursing specialty, II year & IV year Basic B.Sc Nursing students, II year Post Basic B.Sc Nursing students and I year & III year Diploma Nursing Students.

Dept of Community Health Nursing, focused on fostering and strengthening the relationship of college with community, imparting quality education to the students and preparing them as exemplary Community Health nurses. Students are trained in the areas of family assessment and community assessment to identify health problems of people living in the community. The department observes all the National Health days by conducting screening services, organizing camps based on the needs of the community and also performs various forms of health education programs.

Vision:

  • The vision of the department is to strive towards equipping graduate nurses to develop excellence in promoting and maintaining health through various activities in practice, education and research.

Mission:

  • The mission of the department is to achieve excellence in teaching and learning in the area of community health nursing through developing and executing strong educational programs and research activities ultimately leading to care of the community.

Objectives:

  •  Impart quality education to the students in the field of community health nursing
  • Prepare the students to become nursing leaders who will works as efficient professional nurse in the hospital and community settings.
  • Emphasize the importance of health education in community for preparing professional nurses to increase the individual, family and community awareness towards achieving self-care.
  • Collaborate with the governmental and non-governmental organizations in meeting the needs of the people
  • Organize staff development programs for the teachers of the department in the view of enhancing their knowledge and skills
  • Contribute to the body of knowledge of community health nursing through research and health education

Carrier Opportunities for students

The aspiring graduates can be employed in various sectors of health

  • As Public health nurse in Government Departments
  • Armed Forces
  • Maternal Clinics
  • Communicable Diseases
  • School Health
  • Tuberculosis Care
  • Voluntary Programs like NRHM, Red Cross, family planning association of India
  • Outbreak Prevention
  • Health Education
  • Refugee Care

Nursing Education

  • Lecturer in nursing
  • Assistant Professor in nursing
  • Associate Professor in nursing
  • HOD of Department

Nursing Administration

  • Supervisor
  • Evaluator
  • Observer both at health centers and hospitals
  • Programme coordinator in various National Health programmes
  • Trainer for voluntary health workers

Nursing Research

  • Research coordinator
  • Research adviser
  • Research supervisor/guide

Assoc. Prof. Mrs. Kala Suneetha

Head of the Department

Qualification: RN, RM, MSN
Specialization: Community Health Nursing

Faculty:

  • Assoc. Prof. Mrs. Kala Suneetha (HOD)
  • Ms. Stephy Thomas (Asst Professor)
  • Ms. Ramyashree T S (Clinical Instructor)

Department News:

  • Conducting school Health Programmes
  • Health camps
  • Health check ups
  • Awareness programmes
  • Health education teachings
  • Participated in Leprosy Case Detection Campaign
  • Part of Pulse Polio Eradication Programme
  • Research activities in rural and urban communities
  • Conducting seminars, workshops and conferences at collegiate level
  • Celebrating National & International Health Days