Nursing

PHILOSOPHY

MEDICAL AND SURGICAL NURSING DEPARTMENT BELIEVES THAT NURSING CONTRIBUTES TO THE HEALTH SERVICES IN A Rural & Urban Areas  THROUGH HEALTH CARE DELIVERY SYSTEM. IT AIMS AT IDENTIFYING THE HEALTH NEEDS OF THE PEOPLE, PLANNING AND PROVIDING CARE WITH OTHER HEALTH PROFESSIONALS AND COMMUNITY GROUP. IT ALSO AIMS AT PROVISION OF PROMOTIVE, PREVENTIVE AND CURATIVE ASPECTS OF CARE TO PEOPLE ACROSS THEIR LIFE SPAN IN WIDE VARIETY OF HEALTH CARE SETTINGS BASED UPON APPLICATIONS AND PRINCIPLES DERIVED FROM THE PHYSICAL, BIOLOGICAL, BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCES, MEDICAL AND SURGICAL NURSING.

AIM

– APPLY THE KNOWLEDGE FROM PHYSICAL, BIOLOGICAL AND BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCES, MEDICINE INCLUDING ALTERNATIVE TREATMENT.

– PROVIDING NURSING CARE TO INDIVIDUALS, FAMILIES AND COMMUNITIES.

– DEMONSTRATE UNDERSTANDING OF LIFE STYLE AND OTHER FACTORS WHICH AFFECTS THE HEALTH STATUS OF INDIVIDUALS.

– PROVIDE NURSING CARE BASED ON STEPS OF NURSING PROCESS IN COLLABORATION WITH THE INDIVIDUALS AND GROUP.

-UTILIZE THE LATEST TRENDS AND TECHNOLOGY IN PROVIDING HEALTH CARE.

-DEMONSTRATE CRITICAL THINKING SKILL IN MAKING DECISION IN ALL SITUATIONS IN ORDER TO PROVIDE QUALITY CARE.