Community Health Nursing
Our department of community health nursing was established with the
aim to provide in-depth knowledge and practice on concepts, philosophy, and principles of community health nursing. The department serves the society based on “prevention is better than cure” with various activities. Department is involved training of post graduate and undergraduate nursing students. 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 referals for people identified to have problems and to give health education with emphasis on primary prevention.
The department is offering free preventive, curative and rehabilitative
services in rural and urban areas, conducting free medical camps, Mass awareness programme, participating in national health programmes and conducting in-service education programme for health care workers.