Department Of Child Health Nursing


Aim

To develop and support excellence in research that promotes the quality and the experience of pregnancy, child birth and early parenting.

Objectives

  • To provide an opportunity for collaborative research in the area of maternal and child health

  • To conduct research that will influence and promote better health for children

  • To work in a co-operative manner with health services providers to provide empirical data to guide the care and support of women and their families, through all stages of the maternity period.

Faculty

  • Ms.Angeline Beulah. M.Sc.,(N) Asso professor

  • Mr.Daniel Tamil selvan M.Sc.,(N) Asst professor

  • Mrs. Tamilarasi , B.Sc., (N), Nursing Tutor

  • Ms. Sasiraka B.Sc., (N), Nursing Tutor

  • Mrs Bharathi B.Sc., (N), Nursing Tutor

Activity

The primary function of the department is to provide comprehensive care of children through education, practice and research.

  • Providing care to pediatrics cases in clinical and community setup.

  • Active participation in immunization clinic, child guidance clinic, well baby clinic, rehabilitation clinic, high risk baby clinic (retinopathy of prematurity )

  • Participation  in pulse polio immunization programme and door to door survey in Villupuram District (Mailam, Siruvanthadu )

  • Participation and organization of state and national level conferences

  • Observing and celebrating significant days in Pediatrics Nursing

  • World Zoonosis Day - July 6th

  • Breast Feeding Week Celebration - August 1st wk

  • Universal Children's Day - August 20th

  • World Immunization Day - Nov 10th