ST. ANN'S SCHOOL & COLLEGE OF NURSING
 
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SCHOOL OF NURSING
We have well equipped physical facilities, excellent infrastructure within a new spacious gigantic two storey building and well qualified personnel as per the requirement of the Indian nursing council for the training of the students. 

St. Ann’s School of Nursing marched forward to its 36th academic year.  So far 545 students have successfully completed their training and are working in various health care institutions both in India and abroad.


CLASS ROOM

CLASS ROOM

 

The theory is taught to all the 3 batches in Complete Teaching Block by our faculty and the visiting lecturers. A.V.Aids. Lecture, discussion, educational films and demonstrations, are some of the methods of teaching followed in our School. 

LABORATORIES FACILITIES

The School has adequate laboratory facilities for training the students.  In view of starting B.Sc Nursing Programme, the laboratories are equipped and furnished with more than required articles, models, specimens’ Charts, Posters, Instruments, Computers, Laptops, LCD Projectors, OHPs, Slide Projectors, etc.


FUNDAMENTALS OF NURSING LAB

M.C.H. LAB

C.H.N. LAB

ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY LAB

NUTRITION LAB

COMPUTER LAB

TRANSPORT

LIBRARY


LIBRARY

The School and Hostel are well furnished as per the requirement of the State and Indian Nursing Councils.  The library is equipped with 4430 books on various subjects which include more than 450 latest editions.  There are also 1911 Indian Journals and magazines of 25 varieties and 2614 Foreign Journals of 29 varieties.  All these play a vital role in the students’ academic excellence.

COLLEGE OF NURSING
The College is well equipped with physical facilities; excellent infrastructure within a new spacious gigantic two storied building and has well qualified personnel for training the students

Theory

A total of 950 Hours of theory is taught by external and internal Lecturers. Doctors are using various teaching technologies and materials like Lecture cum discussion, demonstrations, Projected and non- projected Medias like OHP, Slide Projector, Computer aided learning and LCD

 

 


Clinicals
The basic Nursing procedures are taught in College laboratories after which the students go for their practicals in our own parent hospital (Sacred Heart Hospital).They have 550 hours of practical.

LABORATORY FACILITIES
The College has adequate laboratory facilities. All  the laboratories are well equipped and furnished with required articles, models, specimens, Charts, Posters, Instruments, Computers, Laptops, LCD Projectors, OHPs, Slide Projectors, etc.

BIOCHEMISTRY LAB

ANATOMY LAB

COMPUTER LAB

CHN LAB

NUTRITION LAB

FUNDAMENTALS  OF NURSING LAB

LIBRARY

LIBRARY

The College library is equipped with the latest editions in various disciplines Periodicals and Journals of Nursing and medicine both from India and abroad.

PLAY GROUND


  
A large and beautiful play ground is in the premises of the college.

TRANSPORTATION


There are two buses available   with 59 and 22 seats respectively.


Hospital (Parental / Affiliated)

Sacred Heart Hospital is situated in 20.32 acres of land. It is a charitable Institution started at Tuticorin in 1960 by the Sisters of the Society of   St. Ann (Luzern).

It  is a 250 bedded multi- disciplinary General Hospital with well established Medical, Surgical, Gynaec, Obstetrics, Paediatrics and Community Health Departments. Mostly we cater to the poor section of the society.  The hospital has a well established Out Patient Department, X-ray plant, Laboratory, Operation Theater, Central Sterilizing Unit, Physiotherapy Unit, Premature Care Unit, Intensive Care Unit, Emergency Care Unit ECHO and Ultra Scan facilities. All the clinical areas are served by qualified and experienced doctors.

 

Thoothukudi Medical College Hospital - Psychiatric
City Hospital                            - Orthopaedics
AVM Hospital                           - Cardiothoracic, Neurology, nephrology,
Vasan Eye Care Hospital                   - Ophthalmology
Moses Blood Bank in batches  - Blood Bank
Govt. PHC, Pudukottai            - Community Health Nursing

 

Thoothukudi Government Medical College Hospital, Thoothukudi

The 2nd Year students had their clinical experience in Psychiatry Nursing for a period of 6 Weeks. They also got the privilege to visit the various departments and laboratories of Thoothukudi Medical College.

 

Community

 

The Public Health Department of the hospital offers Community Health Services like immunizations, Health Education, School Health Programme, T.B. Programme and other family welfare services.  Apart from this, the School owns its Rural Community Health Centre namely St. Ann’s Health Centre which is 20 bedded and situated in 4.96 acres of land at Puthiamputhur, 18kms far from Tuticorin town.
COMMUNITY PROFILE
SOCIO-ECONOMIC BACK-GROUND OF THE COMMUNITY (URBAN)
Name of the Area                             : Puthiamputhur
Name of the Taluk                           : Ottapidaram
Name of the District                         : Thoothukudi
Number of Streets                            : 88
Number of Families                         : 2500
Population                                        : 6918
Administration                                  : Mr. S.P.Jebaraj (President)
Main cast group                               : BC
Main Religion                                   : Hindu
Occupation                                       : Making readymade Garments
I. Methods of recording birth and deaths : Birth and deaths are informed to taluk hospital at Ottapidaram.
II. Facilities Available

Medical facility   : Taluk Hospital     - 1

Private Hospital       - 3
Health Clinics         - 1
Primary Health Centre        - 1

  • Clubs     :  Women’s Association Clubs      - 1
  • Educational Facility:  Higher Secondary School      - 3

Primary School       - 1
Balwadi    - 6

  • Recreational Facility: Public TV Room      - 1

Play Ground   - 1       

  • Transport Facility     : Private Buses, Autos, Taxi car, Van.
  • Sanitation                 : A few families have RCA latrine.  Open field defection is practiced.  Adequate dust bins are provided by the Panchyat.
  • Disposal of Dead   : Burial and Burning.
  • Water Supply            : Well water and pipe water supply.
  • Market Facility          : Market is available.
  • Spiritual                     : Church        - 2

                                            Temple         - 11
Mosque       - 1

  • Theatre                    :  one cinema theatre is available
  • Post office                  : Available
  • Library                        : Available
  • Social problems existing    : Alcoholism and smoking.

 

PRIMARY HEALTH CENTRE - Affiliated


Govt. PHC, Pudukottai  

Community Health Nursing

 


Affiliated - Primary Health Centre, Pudukottai
Two 3rd Year students are posted for two weeks on rotation at St. Ann’s Health Centre, Puthiamputhur, for their Rural and Lourdhammalpuram Panchayat for their urban Community Health experience so as to fulfill their curriculum requirement. 

The students are posted to Primary Health Centre, Pudukottai for a period of 2 weeks.  They participated in the School Health Programme and Medical Camp and in all the activities of the Primary Health Centre.

COMMUNITY PROFILE
SOCIO-ECONOMIC BACK-GROUND OF THE COMMUNITY (RURAL)
Name of the Area                             : Thoothukudi, Rural Panchayat
Name of the Taluk                           : Thoothukudi
Name of the District                         : Thoothukudi
Number of Streets                            : 55
Number of Families                         : 1500
Population                                        : 11523
Administration                                  : Mr. Xavier (President)
Main cast group                               : SC, BC
Main Religion                                   : Hindu
Occupation                                       : Fishing
I. Methods of recording birth and deaths : 1) Direct to Municipality.
2) Through Hospital to Municipality.
II. Facilities Available

  • Medical facility       : Government Medical College Hospital  - 1

                                             (4km away from Lourthammalpuram)
Private Hospital                                         - 1
Health Clinics                                            - 3
Primary Health Centre                             - 1

  • Clubs                    :  Women’s Clubs                                        - 3
  • Educational Facility :  College                                                       - 1

                                             Higher Secondary School                       - 1
Primary School                                          - 11
Balwadi                                                       - 6

  • Recreational Facility: Public TV Rooms                                      - 10

         Play Ground                                                 - 2       

  • Transport Facility     : Private Buses, Autos, Taxi car, Van.
  • Sanitation                  : Sanitary latrines are available for a few houses.  Public dust bins are provided adequately.  Open drainage system present.
  • Disposal of Dead   : Burial Method
  • Water Supply        : Well water and pipe water supply.
  • Market Facility          : They are getting vegetables and fish from Poobalrayapuram.
  • Spiritual                   : Church        - 1

                                 Temple         - 25
Mosque       - 1

  • Theatre                    :  Available
  • Post office                : Available
  • Library                       : Available
  • Social problems existing   : Alcoholism and smoking.

 

Hostel facilities

All the students are provided with free lodging. Hostel rooms are adequately furnished and are provided with good water and electricity facilities. There is provision for indoor and outdoor recreation facilities in the hostel.

MESS

Special emphasis is placed on the recreational facilities for the personal and social development of the students. Amalgamated fund is used for this purpose.

Picnics, parties and variety entertainments are organized and also sports events are conducted each year to provide ample opportunities to the students to exhibit their personal talents. Movies are also arranged for the students. Facilities for indoor and outdoor games are provided in the hostel.

HOSTEL


A well furnished Hostel with adequate facilities is provided. The Hostel provides a well balanced diet on payment of charges by dividing system.