Faculty and students of T.Y.BSc Nursing of Shri G.H Patel School and College of Nursing (A Constituent of Bhaikaka University) celebrated World’s Mental Health Day 2021 on 11 th ,October 2021 in collaboration with Psychiatric Department of PSMC. The event was started with prayer and lamp lighting and welcoming the guests. The Professors were Dr. Himanshu Sharma and Dr. Ankur Mahida were the guest of celebration.
Dr. Himanshu Sharma enlightened regarding the theme of this year ’Mental health in unequal world’ and described the effects of 2 nd wave of covid and its effects on financial aspects of individual and hence leads to depression and was followed by Dr. Ankur Mahida focussed regarding stigmas and discrimination related to mental health and proper treatment to be given irrespective any aspects. Heighlighted Rich becomes rich and poor become poor .The beneficiaries were T.YBSc and FYGNM students. Students performed role plays, dance and video and poster showcase reflecting the slogan of this year. “Mental health for all-Let’s make it a reality”. At the end Ms. Tejal Virola delivered vote of thanks. Total Number of participants were 74.The winner of poster competition is Ms.Krisha Patel T.Y.BSc Nursing. The event was a great success!!
Integrated Management of Neonatal and Childhood Illness training was organised for Third Year Basic B.Sc. Nursing and Second Year Diploma in General Nursing Midwifery of Shri G.H Patel School and College of Nursing. The training was for 3 consecutive days August 18, 2021- August 20, 2021 from 8am to 5pm. The training was started with the introduction given by Mrs. Nila Darji. The facilitators for the training were Mrs. Princey Mol, Mrs. Deepika Das. The training focused on the various objectives to prevent illness, promote health of the child under 5 years of age, to identify the symptoms and classify the child and to provide treatment according to the classification. Then it proceeded with explaining the integrated management of 0-2 months children regarding bacterial infection, diarrhoea, dehydration and various problems in breast feeding by frequently giving examples, by showing videos as per training module of IMNCI. Students have done role play on assessment of children as per given scenario and further integrated management of children with age of 2 months to 5 years old regarding fever with stiff neck, malnutrition, anaemia and immunization. Scenario based exercises and pictures were given to students for comparing the colour code identification for its classification, assessment and management. Quiz was conducted for students where all participated enthusiastically. Lastly, feedback was taken from the students. The training was completed successfully.
Integrated Management of Neonatal and Childhood Illness training was organised for Final year Basic B.Sc. Nursing and Final year Diploma in General Nursing Midwifery of Shri G.H Patel School and College of Nursing. The training was for 3 consecutive days August 9, 2021- August 11, 2021 from 8 am to 5 pm. The training was started with the introduction given by Mrs. Nila Darji. The facilitators for the training were Mrs.Darshana Suthar, Ms.Riddhi Parmar. The training focused on the various objectives to prevent illness, promote health of the child under 5 years of age, to identify the symptoms and classify the child and to provide treatment according to the classification. Then it proceeded with explaining the integrated management of 0-2 months children regarding bacterial infection, diarrhoea, dehydration and various problems in breast feeding by frequently giving examples, by showing videos as per training module of IMNCI. Students have done role play on assessment of children as per given scenario and further integrated management of children with age of 2 months to 5 years old regarding fever with stiff neck, malnutrition, anaemia and immunization. Scenario based exercises and pictures were given to students for comparing the colour code identification for its classification, assessment and management. Lastly, feedback was taken from the students. The training was completed successfully.
Shri G.H. Patel School & College of Nursing, Bhaikaka University has organised the Nutrition Practical for F.Y. GNM & F.Y. B.Sc. Nursing students as a part of their theoretical knowledge execution in practice. The event was organised from 09/8/2021 to 11/08/2021, Time : 8 am to 1 pm and Organized by Mrs. Ekta H. Patel, Ms. Renkina Macwan and Mrs. Swati Jadav. The objectives of the program are introduce the nursing student to clinical dietary and nutritional principles, make students understand about the role of nutrition for proper growth and development as well as maintenance of health, prepare the balanced diet preserving all the nutrients in the food following cookery principles, prepare the therapeutic diet for different age groups and with different disease conditions, prepare and serve simple yet different types of food. On each day 2 groups have prepared the recipes and presented them at the end. 8:00 am to 12:00 pm preparation time for the allotted recipe. 2:00 pm to 1:00 pm presentation of recipes for the nutritional values, cooking method used during preparation, methods of nutrient preservation. Day-1 students prepared beetroot thepla in mix flour, raagi sukhadi, Mix veg chilla in mix flour, Fada laapsi. Day-2 students prepared bottle gourd muthia, sprouts salad, veg. upama, kuler, shallow fried brinjal. Day -3 students prepared chicken soup, chicken biryani, vegetable salad, egg salad, egg bhurji, paratha. The session was completed successfully.
Postgraduate students of Shri G.H.Patel School and College of Nursing, a constitute of Bhaikaka University held 2 days Vocational Guidance Program under the guidance of Mrs. Raksha Parmar, Principal, GHPSCN on 10th and 11th August,2021 at 11 am to 1 pm for internships students of B. Sc. Nursing and GNM. Webinar was held through Zoom platform. The theme of VGP was “ Career opportunities after Nursing and Professionalism”. Internship students of B. Sc. Nursing and GNM of various institutions across Gujarat were invited to attend the VGP.
On the first day, Alumni of KAA, Mrs.Vrutti Patel, Asst. Professor of Sumandeep College of Nursing and Ms.Bhavisha Patel, RPN at Canada were invited to share their expert knowledge in the areas of ‘Scope of Nursing Nationally and Internationally’. Ms.Bharti Bhatt, MSN, BSN, RN from Jupiter Academy imparted information regarding scope and process of nursing job in USA, Australia and UK. All these sessions were very informative and interactive. Total 93 people attended the sessions of first day. First day ended with vote of thanks, delivered by Mrs.Darshana Suthar, Nursing Tutor.
On the second day, Mr.Nigam Madan, HR Manager, BU Karamsad conducted very important sessions viz Professional Communication, IPR Skill, Interview Technique and Resume Preparation. Prof. Shailesh Panchal, Vice Principal cum Professor, GHPSCN conducted session on importance of professional memberships in professional carrier and it’s process of registration. Total 80 people attended the sessions of second day. Second day ended with vote of thanks, delivered by Ms.Sharon Raj, Nursing Tutor and received a feedback from the participants.
A Department of Child Health Nursing of Shri G.H Patel School and College of Nursing (a constituent of Bhaikaka University) organized World's Breast Feeding week for 2 days August 2, 2021 & August 3, 2021 under the guidance of Principal Mrs. Raksha Parmar. Students of T.Y.BSc and SYDGNM Nursing students sensitized total 65 people regarding Breast feeding, its technique, mother’s preparation, importance to mother and baby and IMS act and concerns through beautiful poster exhibitions and skits. All the activities are highly appreciated by participants, PHC staff and SKH staff.
The WDC Unit of Shri G.H. Patel School and College of Nursing celebrated International Yoga Day 2021 on the theme : “BE WITH YOGA, BE AT HOME” from June 21, 2021 to June 26, 2021 as ‘YOGA WEEK’. Yoga sessions were conducted by the nursing faculty and students during the mentioned period. Faculty performed yoga every day in the morning for 45 minutes from 9:00am to 9:45am following the video released by the Ministry of Ayush Dept of India.
Total 10 faculty participated in a yoga session, held by Bhaikaka University on June 21, 2021 at Badminton court. During that session Ms. Shivani Patel, a student of S.Y.BSc nursing, also performed various difficult postures of yoga which was very impressive.
Total 30 students and 8 faculty practiced yoga daily for a week at college settings.
A Total 40 students demonstrated Yoga and its benefits at various places viz. Mental hospital Vadodara, CHC Ras, Karamsad PHC and Nursing College. Total number of 61 people attended a yoga session during this week.
Few simple asanas and pranayama were selected to demonstrate which were performed by students at various
clinical settings after the one day induction training provided by Ms Shivani Patel.
All the students, faculty and community also participated energetically and made the celebration successful.
Shri G. H. Patel School and College of Nursing (A constituent of Bhaikaka University) is going to celebrate International Yoga Week - 2021 (June 21 to June 26) under the banner of Bhaikaka University. Yoga sessions will be conducted by the nursing faculty and students for a period of a week from 21-06-2021 to 26-06-2021. Faculty will perform yoga every day in the morning for 45 minutes from 9:00 am to 9:45 am following the video released by the Ministry of Ayush Department of India.
IQAC committee of Shri G H Patel School and College of Nursing, A constituent of Bhaikaka University, Karamsad celebrated world environment day by organizing student panel discussion on the theme: Ecosystem restoration between 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. through Zoom platform. Students of F.Y. B.Sc. Prayerson Parmar and Hemanshi Patel, S.Y.B.Sc. Drashti Patel and Ruhi Patel and FYDGNM Aatish Parmar and Tulsi Ghelotar enthusiastically participated as panelist in this event and shared valuable information on restoring ecosystem by imparting knowledge on various measures to make home environment healthy, impact of improper disposal of sanitary pads, PPE Kit affecting environment, issues on addressing losing access of fertile soil and safe drinking water, local level awareness on environment restoration, effect on health topics like Conservation of ecosystem, Pollution affecting ecosystem, Measures to control the pollution, resetting the relation with environment. Institute had also arranged various competitions like “Best out of Waste (recycling and reusable material)” and making “Bird Houses”, students whole heartedly participated in these competitions and displayed their very creative nature on restoring the ecosystem by various ideas. Event was ended by announcing the winners of this competition by Mr.Shailesh Panchal.
The “SENSITIZATION PROGRAM ON SELF DEFENCE” was organized on 1 st March, 2021 to 6 th March, 2021 by IQAC and WDC unit of Shri G. H. Patel Schools and College of Nursing.
Inaugural session was held on 1 st March, 2021 Dr. Pragya Nair WDC-Convener was the guest of Honour. The program was inaugurated with lamp lighting by Dr. Pragya Nair Convener-WDC, Dr. Mainisha Gohel, Vice president- PramukhSwami Alumni Association and Member- WDC-BU, Mrs Raksha Parmar Principal & member-WDC, Mr. Shailesh Panchal IQAC Coordinator and student representatives of each batch.
Following inauguration Dr. Pragya Nair – convener WDC addressed the gathering that how self-defence (with their tips and tricks) is important for girl students and It’s importance and how it helps women employee and girls students in their development.
At the end of inaugural session Ms. Renkina conveyed vote of thanks to Dr. Pragya Nair – convener WDC and all respected WDC- members for their valuable presence and support.
Whole program was run for one week. All the girls students of F.Y. M.Sc. Nursing, F.Y. BSc. Nursing, S.Y. B.Sc. Nursing, T.Y. B.Sc. Nursing, F.Y DGNM and S.Y. DGNM were divided in 3 groups due to covid-19 guideline. Total 136 girls students participated enthusiastically.
Two hours for two days were allotted to each batch. Every first day of the session students were sensitized about self defence- definition, importance and various strategies by Ms. Renkina Macwan. On second day expert was invited from activity centre Mr. Ajaykumar Damor. He demonstrated various tricks and basic moves of boxing.
Ms. Renkina conveyed vote of thanks to Mr. Sanjay and Mr. Ajaykumar for sparing their valuable time to demonstrating tricks of self defence for the girls students.
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Shri G.H. Patel School and College of Nursing ( A constituent of Bhaikaka University) celebrated lamp lighting and oath taking ceremony for the 41st batch of DGNM and 7th Batch of B.Sc. Nursing students. The event was celebrated in august presence of Dr. A.U. Patel, Advisor (Knowledge Consortium of Gujarat, Ahmedabad), Mrs. Vandana Dabhi, Principal of Urmila Goswami College of Nursing and esteemed member of Kadambari Alumni Association, Provost - Bhaikaka University - Dr. Utpala Kharod, Registrar - Bhaikaka University - Dr. Harish Desai, Dean - PSMC - Dr. Himanshu Pandya, Principal - KMPIP - Dr. Harihara Prakash, IAQC Co-ordinator Mr. Shailesh Panchal, Faculty, students and parents.
Total 67 students took a pledge followed by ignition of candles by the dignitaries. Oath swearing was done by students guided by the Principal, Mrs. Raksha Parmar. Later on, students sang nurse song and paid tribute to Ms. Florence Nightingale – A pioneer of the nursing profession. Due to COVID pandemic, the whole event was conducted on hybrid mode using zoom platform and made it live through youtube streaming. Total 369 viewed the ceremony through youtube and 20 invitees joined the session through the Zoom platform.
Mrs. Vandana Dabhi addressed and motivated students to be competent nurses as well as providing nursing care to all patients using 3 H i.e Head, Heart, Hand. She shared her experiences at GHPCN as a student, later as staff nurse at SKH and as nursing tutor at GHPSN .She congratulated the novice trainee nurses.
Chief Guest Dr.A.U Patel advised the students to focus on health targets, and also on mastering skills related to the course. He stated that nurses have a leading role in society and they are responsible for maintenance of the health of the society. He emphasized on following ethical values and virtues while practising as they pledged. Furthermore, He congratulated and appreciated the institution and Bhaikaka university for imparting quality education in the field of health and motivated them to maintain the same.
Dr Utpala Kharod delivered her preceding speech and motivated the nursing students to set their goal high and strive to achieve it. She also said that nurses are the most important members in the health care team and congratulated students for their professional beginnings.
Students were awarded for their best academic performances also.
Programme was ended with the national anthem.
IQAC and WDC unit of Shri G.H Patel School and College of Nursing (A constituent of Bhaikaka University) conducted two days orientation sessions on Women Development Cell of Bhaikaka University through zoom platform on August 1 & August 3, 2021 by Ms.Vandana Shrimali under guidance and support of Dr Pragna Nair and Mrs Raksha Parmar, members of WDC-BU. Beneficiaries were First year DGNM, First Year BSc Nursing, Second Year BSc Nursing, Second Year DGNM and faculty of GHSCN. Total 135 participants attended the session. Women development cell, objectives, activities, the hierarchy for approaching if any problem arises, members involved in this cell from constituent institutes, were the main attractions of the sessions. Faculty and students were given opportunity to share their valuable suggestions for strengthening the WDC.
IQAC and Community Health Nursing Department of Shri G.H. Patel School and College of Nursing, Karamsad( A constituent of Bhaikaka University) hosted a Webinar as a part of celebration of World Health Day 2021 on April 8, 2021.
The Webinar was on the of theme WHO day 2021 ‘Building a fairer, Healthier world'. Dr. Samta Soni, Assistant Professor, Govt. College of Nursing, Jaipur, Dr. Utkarsh Patel, Associate Professor, PSM department of PSMC and Ms. Darshana Suthar, Nursing tutor, Shri G.H. Patel School and College of Nursing, Karamsad were the esteemed speakers of the day.
Dr. Samta Soni enlightened the participants about Social determinants of Health Equity and Health inequalities, government programs for better health of citizen and progress in the field of the health.
Dr. Utkarsh Patel stressed upon the healthy life style and basic measures to adhere to be healthy and to get rid of disease like COVID pandemic. Mrs. Darshna Suthar shared her in depth knowledge on preventive measures aspects of health inequality. More than 150 participants have attended the webinar through zoom and via you tube link. Special Thanks to Dr. Samta Soni, Dr.Utkarsh and BU for the success of the event.
Shri G.H. Patel School and College of Nursing, a constituent of Bhaikaka University organised International Midwife Day hosted by IQAC and OBG Department. Introduction was given of all the panellist. Panelist were Ms.Ami Menon, Lecturer Class-II, GINERA Ahmedabad, Ms.Bhanuben Gheewala, In-charge Sister, Midwifery led Care Unit, SSG Hospital Vadodara, Raksha Parmar, Principal GHPSCN Karamsad, Organising Chairperson, Vandana Shrimali Head OBG Department GHPSCN Karamsad Organising Secretory. Theme of International Midwife Day was “Follow the Data : Invest in Midwives”. Ms.Ami Menon discussed regarding how to empower midwife, leadership to strengthening midwife, identifying weakness and to provide women centered care to bring change thus mortality and morbidity of women can be reduced and health of the new born can be at optimum level. Ms.Bhanuben Gheewala shared regarding how they are maintaining womens' health in covid pandemic and have separate department. She shared that she even brings hot water with lemon juice and ginger juice for the postnatal mother in this covid pandemic. And gave rapid test for the newborn as soon as they are born. Ms Raksha Parmar explained regarding role and responsibility in nursing institute. Ms.Vanadana Shrimali explored regarding the theme and explained that healthy mother gives healthy baby. Delivered the key messages for strengthening the midwife role. The total number of participants were 60. The panel discussion were very interesting and all participants were benefited and e-certificate were given to all.
Shri G. H. Patel School and College of Nursing (A Constituent of Bhaikaka University) is going to celebrate International Midwife Day -2021 hosted by IQAC and OBG department holding Panel discussion on May 10 2021 . Registration link is open till May 9 ,2021 5pm.
Shri G. H. Patel School and College of Nursing (A Constituent of Bhaikaka University) has celebrated International Nurses Day -2021 hosted by IQAC and Department of Fundamental of Nursing has held Panel discussion on May 12 2021.Theme “ A VOICE TO LEAD-A VISION FOR FUTURE HEALTH CARE” under the guidance of Ms.Raksha Parmar Principal Shri G. H. Patel School and College of Nursing . Welcome address was given by Mr.Shailesh Panchal Professor Shri G. H. Patel School and College of Nursing. The panellist were Dr. Suresh Sharma Principal and Professor, college of Nursing AIIMS, Rishikesh, Ms. Sonal Pandya lecturer CL-II government of Nursing, Surat, Ms.Nila Darji Assistant professor. Dr. Suresh Sharma shared that in India the practical aspect is not grown as much as academic, converting theory to practical teaching is very effective to bring the competency of the student nurse. Highlighting that there should be reform in the practical expertise 3 year curriculum should be changed to increase the competency based education, clinical nurse specialist is required for the nurse to practice independently, policies should be made properly and added nurse should be there in parliament should that all problems can be solved. Ms. Nila Darji added the reason why nurses are migrating for low remuneration in India, is the inappropriate working environment she added to increase holistic care. Ms. Sonal Pandya added glimpse that there is psychological problem while dealing with patient like shortage of staff, resource, fear of long hours duty, emotional disturbances, isolation, separation from loved one and how to overcome it and added manage resources,motivate staff by rewards, working bonding, taking care of mental health and also added that mind refreshment technique should be there for the staff in working area, delegation of work assignment to be there to the capable employee to reduce the stress. Mr.Raksha Parmar suggested that regarding that mental health to added in INC curriculum.The first rank secured by Ms. Khushi Macwan TYBSc GHPSCON,second is secured rank is secured by Ms.Riya S Patel FYBSc GHPSCON, third position is secured by Mr.Prayerson Parmar FYBSc GHPSCON in essay competition. The first rank secured Ms.Mansi Patel GCS college of nursing, second rank secured Ms. Hemangini Makwana FYBSc, GHPSCON, third rank secured by Ms. Anjali Patel SYBSc GHPSCON was secured in poster competition. Total number of participants was 100.All the audience gained knowledge and had a clear concept regarding nursing care to be given to the patient.
Shri G. H. Patel School and College of Nursing (A Constituent of Bhaikaka University) is going to celebrate International Nurses Day Celebration-2021 under the banner of Bhaikaka University. A Voice To Lead - A Vision for Future Healthcare hosted by IQAC and Department of Nursing Foundation. 12th May was Chosen to celebrate the day as it is the anniversary of the birth of Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing. This global Covid-19 pandemic has really proven that how important is nurses in saving life of oxygen deprived patient.
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Topic: International Nurses Day
Time: May 12, 2021 02:00 PM India
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Meeting ID: 955 2962 7110