KGNC, SBV

KASTURBA GANDHI NURSING COLLEGE (KGNC)

A constituent college of

Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth (SBV), PUDUCHERRY

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY HEALTH NURSING

SERVICES / ACTIVITIES

Service Areas Covered
 
  • Urban Health and Training Centre of MGMCRI, at, Pillaithottam, Puducherry.
  • Rural Health and Training Centre of MGMCRI at Seliamedu, Puducherry.
  • Health care services being rendered to adopted areas of(both urban and rural) Puducherry

    Urban areas– Kosapalayam, Puducherry.
    Rural areas –Kirumampakkam ,Puducherry ;C.N.Palayam, Gunamangalam,Cuddalore.
    Seliamedu, Pillaiyarkuppam, Moorthikuppam,, Adingapettu, Valluvarmedu, Koravallimedu, Puducherry.

  • Health care service being rendered to Government approved primary health centers
    1. Primary Health Centre, Kirumampakkam
    2. Primary Health Centre, Kosapalayam
    3. Health and Wellness Centre, Koravallimedu, Puducherry.
  • Urban health center – Pillaithottam with the basic facility to treat minor ailments and special clinics like Dermatology, OBG, ENT, Dental and General health clinic.
  • Rural health center – Seliamedu with the basic facility to treat minor ailments and special clinics like Dermatology, Pediatrics, OG, ENT, Dental and General health clinic.
Extended Activities
 
  • Periodically organize Integrated Health Camps with MGMCRI and Government of Puducherry Health Units for providing free preventive, curative and rehabilitative services in rural and urban areas.
  • Conduct free Eye and Dental camps regularly at schools in adopted villages.
  • Mass Awareness Program.
  • Commemorating all the Vital Days
  • Participate actively in all National and International Health Programmes.
  • Conducts Special education programmes for health care workers specially Anganwadi workers through Anganwadi Training Programme.
  • School health Programme including periodical examination of school students.
  • Mass cooking demonstration based on needs.
  • Awareness Rally related to Vital Days.
  • Organizing Health Exhibition and Under-five clinic.
  • Immunization.
  • Rendering home visits and family care services.
Research Thrust Areas
 
  • Nutritional Disorders
  • Worm Infestation
  • Industrial Health
  • Prevention and Health Promotion
  • Diarrheal Disorders
  • Public Awareness on Health Issues
  • Women and Geriatric Health
  • Community nutrition
  • Focus on communicable (TB, malaria) and non-communicable diseases (HT, DM, CAD, stroke, cancer, and obesity).
  • Complementary therapies.
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