Staff Development Program

Staff development program is the process directed towards the personal and professional growth of faculties. So the regulatory bodies began to recognize the need of organized staff developmental activities such as orientation and in-service education.

Objectives

  • To improve the productivity and to assist the performance of faculty
  • To clarify expectations for the continued professional education of each staff member working in the institution
  • To acquire professional and personal abilities
  • To provide the opportunity for the faculties to continually acquire implement the new knowledge, skills, attitudes, ideas, methodology with scientific applications during the teaching.

JOURNAL CLUB PRESENTATION

INTERNET ADDICTION DISORDER

The journal club presentation on “Internet Addiction Disorder” topic was successfully conducted by Mrs.Anitha.M, M.Sc(N), Nursing Foundation Department on 29.04.2023 at seminar hall in Vivekanandha College of Nursing, Elayampalayam. All faculty and M.Sc Nursing students have attended the presentation. She explained about the Internet Addiction Disorder which is refers to excessive computer use which interferes with daily life. Definition, Types, Symptoms, Treatment, Warning signs and Management of Internet Addiction was discussed in this Session. The Main Objective of this class is to help the learners to learn about healthy way of using Internet.

All the faculty and M.Sc.(N) students gained knowledge regarding the “INTERNET ADDICTION DISORDER”.

Aquapheresis

The journal club presentation on “Aquapheresis” topic was successfully conducted by Nursing Foundation Department on 25.03.2023 at seminar hall in Vivekanandha College of Nursing, Elayampalayam. All faculty and M.Sc Nursing students have attended the presentation and Mrs. N. Karthikadevi was the presenter. She explained about the Aquapheresis treatment which is a medical technology used to remove excessive salt and water from the body. This device mechanically withdraws blood through a catheter and passes it through a haemofilter, which removes excess sodium and water, restoring fluid balance. The main objective of this procedure is to maintain euvolemia using ultrafiltration method in patients with fluid overload, Congestive Cardiac Failure, Liver Cirrhosis.

All the faculty and M.Sc.(N) students gained knowledge regarding the " Aquapheresis”.

Rashtria Kishor Swasthya Karyakaram

The journal club presentation on “RASHTRIA KISHOR SWASTHYA KARYAKARAM” topic was successfully conducted by Community Health Nursing Department on 25.02.2023 at seminar hall in Vivekanandha College of Nursing, Elayampalayam. All faculty and M.Sc Nursing students have attended the presentation, and Mrs.P.Pachiyammal was the presenter. She explained about the RASHTRIA KISHOR SWASTHYA KARYAKARAM, which is one of the National Health Mission scheme, and encapsulated a progression toward health aspects of adolescent health care.The objective is to provide the health protection. This Scheme provides Priority to both adolescent girls and boys. The objective of providing health scheme is Improving Nutrition, Enabling sexual and Reproductive Health, Mental health, Preventing injuries, violence, [Gender Based Violence] and Substance misuse. It is a health Scheme and where there is supply of Weekly Iron and Folic Acid Supplementation. The aim of the programme is committed at promotion of adolescent health mission across India and would address to the health needs of 243 million adolescents.

OUTCOME: All the faculty and M.Sc.(N) students gained knowledge regarding the "RASHTRIA KISHOR SWASTHYA KARYAKARAM ”.

AYUSHMAN BHARAT YOJANA

The journal club presentation on ‘AYUSHMAN BHARAT YOJANA” Topic was successfully conducted by Community Health Nursing Department on 28.01.2023 at seminar hall in Vivekanandha college of Nursing Elayampalayam, All faculty and M.sc Nursing students have attended. The presentation was done by Mrs P Sangeetha, she explained about the AYUSHMAN BHARAT YOJANA is a largest health assurance scheme, Which is encapsulated a progression toward health aspects through health and wellness centre (HWCs) at all levels. The objective is to provide the health protection coverage up to 5 lakhs people per year for poor and vulnerable families. This Scheme provides Priority to girl children, women and senior citizens for free treatment available at all public empanelled private hospitals in times of need. The aim of this scheme is to provide holistic health care at all level initiatives like health to wellness centre and national protection scheme.

All the faculty and M.Sc.(N) students gained knowledge regarding the ‘AYUSHMAN BHARAT YOJANA”

INDRADHANUSH

The journal club presentation on ‘INDRADHANUSH” Topic was successfully conducted by community health nursing department on 30:12:2022 at seminar hall in vivekanandha college of Nursing Elayampalayam, faculty and M.sc Nursing students have attended The presentation was done by v.sukitha she explained about the Indradhanush elements like meticulous planning of campaigns, Intensive training, effective communication and social mobilization, accountability framework through task forces.levels of action National, State, District, Block urban areas.phase April to July 2015, October to January 2016, April to July 2016 and concluded with journal evidence it was depicted seven color of the rainbo targets to I'm all children again 7 vaccine preventable disease.

All the faculty and M.Sc.(N) students gained knowledge regarding the ‘INDRADHANUSH”

MIRENA

The journal club presentation on ‘MIRENA” was successfully conducted by Medical Surgical Nursing Nursing department on 19.11.2022 at seminar hall in Vivekanandha College of Nursing, Elayampalayam. Presentation was done by MS.R.ARUNA, B.SC (N), Nursing Tutor, VCN. Faculty and M.Sc.(N ) students have attended the presentation. He explained about the ‘MIRENA (MAGIC STICK), its do's and don’ts, , practice, principles, different types, precautions, different forms with journal evidences and various research reports.

All the faculty and M.Sc.(N) students gained knowledge regarding the ‘mirena.

NON PNEUMOTIC ANTI SHOCK GARMENT

The Journal club presentation on NON PNEUMOTIC ANTI SHOCK GARMENT was successfully conducted by obstetrics and gyneacological nursing department on 29.10.2022 at seminar hall in vivekanandha college of nursing elayampalayam, presentation was done by Mrs S.pavithra, B.Sc (N), nursing tutor,. VCN faculty and M.Sc nursing students are attended the presentation . she explained about Non pneumatic anti shock garment , its one of the first aid device breakthrough innovation designed to slow bleeding and surmount delays in reaching and receiving care

NASG is light weight Compression suit made neoprene Control bleeding through direct pressure.

Advantages of reduce blood loss, cost effective ,

contra indication of cardiac failure pulmonary edema ,open pelvic fracture

principles urine output should be measured ,ensure airway protection

Application of NASG : 6 steps are apply NASG

Conclusion : NASG is one of the life saving procedure. All of you know and teach our students for future .

All the faculty and M.Sc (N) students gained knowledge regarding the mermaid syndrome

CAPGRAS SYNDROME

The Journal club presentation on CAPGRAS SYNDROMEwas successfully conducted by Mental HealthNursing department on 30.09.2022 at seminar hall in Vivekanandha College of Nursing, Elayampalayam. Presentation was done by Ms.JESINTHA.D, B.Sc.,(N)., Nursing Tutor, VCN. Faculty and M.Sc.,(N) students have attended the presentation. She explained about the CAPGRAS SYNDROME Introduction, Definition, Etiology, Specific Features, Treatment,Results Review.

All the faculty and M.Sc.,(N) students gained knowledge& awareness regarding thecapgras syndrome is a delusion characterized by the patient's belief that his or her relatives (or close friends) have been replaced by impostors who have a close resemblance to the originals. Our case shows that treatment with olanzapine can lead to a good clinical outcome with a remission of the psychotic symptoms.

Menetrier’s Disease

The Journal club presentation on Menetrier’s Disease was successfully conducted by Medical Surgical Nursing department on 02.07.2022 at seminar hall in Vivekanandha College of Nursing, Elayampalayam. Presentation was done by Ms.Sowbharnika.K, B.Sc.,(N)., Nursing Tutor, VCN. Faculty and M.Sc.,(N) students have attended the presentation. She explained about the Introduction, Definition, Incidence, Signs and symptoms, Risk factors, Pathophysiology, management and drugs. Clinical Trials among Patient and few oncologist results review.

All the faculty (31) and M.Sc.,(N)- 19 students gained knowledge & awareness regarding the menetrier’s disease. This helps the faculty to teach the new innovation in menetrier’s disease.

Mermaid syndrome

The journal club presentation on Mermaid syndrome was successfully conducted by Obstetrics and Gyneacological nursing department on 29.04.2022 in seminar hall in vivekanandha college of Nursing Elayampalayam,The presentation was done by Mrs.N.kokila, M.Sc (N) ,Nursing Tutor, Vcn faculty and M.Sc nursing students have attended the presentation .She explained about the introduction,definition,etiology,types of mermaid disease, symptoms, diagnosis, management, journal evidences and various research reports.

All the faculty and M.Sc (N) students gained knowledge regarding the mermaid syndrome

POMPE’S DISEASE

The journal club presentation on Pompe’s disease was successfully conducted by Child Health Nursing department on 09.04.2022 at seminar hall in Vivekanandha College of Nursing, Elayampalayam. Presentation was done by Ms. J. Velvizhi, M.SC (N), Assistant professor, VCN. Faculty and M.Sc.(N ) students have attended the presentation. She explained about the Pompe’s disease, its causes, pathophysiology, signs and symptoms and management with journal evidences and various research reports.

All the faculty and M.Sc.(N) students gained knowledge regarding the Pompe’s disease.

Infusion of Anti-Fibrotic Vascular Cells to Cure Cirrhosis of Liver

The journal club presentation on Infusion of Anti-Fibrotic Vascular cells to cure Cirrhosis of Liver was successfully conducted by the Medical Surgical Nursing Department on 20.02.2022 at Seminar hall in Vivekanandha College of Nursing, Elayampalayam. Presentation was done by Mrs. V.Gayathri, M.Sc (N), Nursing Tutor, VCN, Faculty and M.Sc. (N) Students have attended the presentation. She explained about Cirrhosis of Liver and the effectiveness of infusion of vascular cell therapy in curing Cirrhosis of Liver with journal evidence and various research reports.

All the faculty and M.Sc. (N) students updated their knowledge regarding the infusion of endothelial cell therapy in the treatment for Cirrhosis Liver.

Reproductive Maternal New Born Child And Adolescent Health

Journal Club Presentation was successfully conducted in Vivekanandha College of Nursing on 31st January by Community Health Nursing Department. 10 faculty & M.Sc(N) students attended the programme. The Presenter was Mrs. M. Aiswarya B.Sc. (N), Clinical Instructor, VCN. She explained in detail about Reproductive Maternal New Born Child and Adolescent Health.

Faculty updated their knowledge regarding the risk in the pregnancy period and the care taken to the pregnant women.

FACULTY SKILL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME

SIMULATION

The Training of Trainers on Simulation was successfully conducted by Mrs.A.Sujatha, M.Sc.(N), Professor, Department of OBG, Vivekanandha College of Nursing on 13.04.2023 at seminar hall in Vivekanandha College of Nursing, Elayampalayam. Faculty and M.Sc.,(N) students have attended the presentation. She explained about the structure of a simulation scenario like briefing, simulation, debriefing, steps involved in prebriefing and role play of simulation scenario by the team of faculty.

All the faculty and M.Sc.,(N) students gained knowledge & awareness regarding the Simulation technique which was amplify real experiences with guided experiences. This help the faculty to teach the new innovation in Nursing and boost the skills, knowledge & ultimately confidence levels among the nursing students.

Obstetrical Emergencies

Vivekanandha College of Nursing conducted Faculty Skill Development Programme On “Obstetrical Emergencies”. All our faculty & students are actively participated. The welcome address was given by Mrs.P.Indira, M.Sc.(N), Nursing Tutor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Nursing. The resource person was Mrs.Megilin Bose.C, M.Sc., Ph.D.(N), Professor, Narayana College of Nursing, Nellore, Andhra Pradesh. She explained obstetrical emergencies in detailed manner, including post partum hemorrhage criteria and the role of nurse in obstetrical emergencies, maneuvers in obstetrics emergencies and its management. Vote of thanks was given by Mrs.S.Keerthana, M.Sc.(N).

Faculty updated their knowledge regarding obstetrical emergencies and its management.

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITY OF MID-LEVEL HEALTH CARE PROVIDER (MLHCP)

Vivekanandha College of Nursing conducted Faculty Skill Development Programme on “ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITY OF MID-LEVEL HEALTH CARE PROVIDER (MLHCP)”. All our faculty is actively participated. The welcome address was given by Mrs.S.Shanmugapriya. M.Sc.(N) Nursing Tutor, Department of Community Health Nursing. The resource person was MRS.R.VASUNTHALADEVI.,M.Sc(N).,ASSISSTANT PROFFESSOR. She explained the Detail about,

Mid-Level Health Care Provider (MLHCP):

According to WHO, Mid Level Health Provider is Health Provider, Who is trained, authorized and regulated to work automatically, who receives pre-service training at a higher education institution for at least 2-3 years and whose scope of practice including being able to diagnose, manage and treat illness, disease and impairments, prescribed medicine, as well as engage in preventive and promotive care.

Needs of Mid-Level Health Care Provider (MLHCP):

  • Involve government Scheme
  • Maintain SC/PHC/CHC centers work
  • Immunization week celebration
  • Involve in vital statistical Records
  • PHC give independently to diagnose, manage and treatment of Minor Ailments and Impairments
  • Engage in preventive expended Health Care Service delivery
  • Continuum of care, Tele-Health and Referral.

Roles and Responsibility of Mid-Level Health Care Provider (MLHCP):

  • Providing patients with preventive medication
  • Preventing diseases from spreading
  • Educating people about prevention, cures and other such tips
  • Disseminating information about how to live healthy lives.
  • MCH Services
  • Newborn and Child Care
  • Adolescent care
  • Family Planning
  • Reproductive Care
  • Communicable Disease Prevention
  • ENT Services
  • Mental Health Services
  • Dental Care
  • Old age Care Services

All Faculty are updated their knowledge regarding Mid-Level Health Care Provider (MLHCP), Mid-Level Health Care Provider (MLHCP) in India, Needs of Mid-Level Health Care Provider (MLHCP), Roles and Responsibility of Mid-Level Health Care Provider (MLHCP).

Understanding Emotions: Setting Life In Motion

Vivekanandha College of Nursing conducted Faculty Skill Development Programme On “Understanding Emotions: Setting Life In Motion”. All our faculty are actively participated. The welcome address was given by Mrs.V.Nirosha.,M.Sc.(N),HOD, Department of Mental Health Nursing. The resource person wasMrs.V.Preethi.,M.Sc,(N)., (C & PT),Registered General Nurse, Barchester Health Care, United Kingdom. She explained about the meaning, purpose, basic emotions, difference between feelings & emotions, factors affecting emotions, 4 ways of understanding emotions, ways of identifying emotion, why do we need emotion, how to become boss of our emotions, self compassion, steps to control emotion, ways of managing emotion at work. Vote of thanks was given by Mrs.Chitra.V, M.Sc (N).

Faculty updated their knowledge regarding “Understanding Emotions- Setting Life in Motion”.

SECKEL SYNDROME

The journal club presentation on “Seckel syndrome” was successfully conducted by Child Health Nursing Department on 30.07.2022 at seminar hall in Vivekanandha College of Nursing, Elayampalayam. Presentation was done by Mrs.V.MEENAKSHI, B.Sc.(N), Nursing Tutor, VCN. Faculty and M.Sc.(N) students have attended the presentation. She explained about the Seckel Syndrome, History of “Seckel syndrome”, Definition, Incidence, Causes, Signs and Symptoms, Diagnostic Test, Management and Prevention of seckel syndrome with journal evidences and various research reports.

All the faculty and M.Sc.(N) students gained knowledge regarding the “SECKEL SYNDROME”

‘TAI CHI' EXERCISE

The journal club presentation on ‘Tai Chi' Exercise was successfully conducted by Community Health Nursing department on 31.05.2022 at seminar hall in Vivekanandha College of Nursing, Elayampalayam. Presentation was done by Mr.M.POOVARASAN, M.SC (N), Nursing Tutor, VCN. Faculty and M.Sc.(N ) students have attended the presentation. He explained about the ‘Tai Chi' Exercise, its do's and don’ts,road blocks and overcome the yards,history of ‘Tai Chi' Exercise, practice, principles, different styles,dress code and foot wear, precautions, different formswith journal evidences and various research reports.

All the faculty and M.Sc.(N) students gained knowledge regarding the ‘Tai Chi' Exercise.

Midwifery Practice in India-Present Scenario

Vivekanandha College of Nursing conducted Faculty Skill Development Programme on “Midwifery Practice in India-Present Scenario”. All our faculty are actively participated. The welcome address was given by Mrs.P.Indira. M.Sc.,(N)., Tutor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Nursing. The resource person was Mrs.MANONMANI VENKAT., M.Sc.,(N).,Dip in Orthopedic Nursing, Principal, Manmohini academic Institution, West Bengal. She explained about the midwifery practice in India-Present scenario including midwives education, Training cascade, NNCs and SNCs of India, future of midwives in India etc.. Vote of thanks was given by Mrs. S.Keerthana M.Sc.,(N).

Current trends in surgical emergencies among children

Vivekanandha College of Nursing conducted Faculty Skill Development Programme On “Current Trends In Surgical Emergencies Among Children”. All our faculty are actively participated. The welcome address was given by Ms.J.VelvezhiM.Sc.(N) HOD Child health nursing. The resource person was Dr.S.Vasanthakumari., M.Sc(N). ,Ph.D(N)., MA.,PGDEMS., (PGDHA), Associate Professor, Institute of Health Sciences, Wollega University, Ethiopia. She explained the current trends in surgical emergencies including Minimally Invasive Paediatric Surgery, Paediatric Laparoscopic Surgery, Robotic Paediatric Surgery, Learning Curves in Paediatric Minimally Invasive Surgery, and Video Assisted Thoracic Surgery in Children. She also explained the future development in surgeries. Vote of thanks was given by Mrs. Bharathi.V B.Sc (N).

Faculty updated their knowledge regarding current trends in surgical emergencies among children.

Mechanical Ventilator, Ventilator Alarms & Troubleshooting

The Faculty Skill Development Programme regarding Mechanical Ventilator, Ventilator Alarm and Ventilator Trouble Shooting was successfully conducted on 28.03.2022 for Faculty in Vivekanandha College of Nursing, Elayampalayam by Medical Nursing Department. All the faculty of Vivekanandha College of Nursing participated in the programme. The resource person was Mr. Hemanathkumar.K M.Sc (N)., SEHE, NHET-SIM, Stimulation Educator (Critical care Nursing), Advanced Centre for Medical Simulation & Skills, all India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS), Rishikesh. He explained about the advanced mechanism of ventilators, modes, troubleshooting in an excellence way which was much useful in enhancing the practical knowledge of faculty members. This program was organized by Mrs.Priya, M.Sc (N)., HOD, Associate Professor in Medical Surgical Nursing Department.

All the faculty updated their knowledge regarding the mechanical ventilator, ventilator alarms and ventilator trouble shooting. The session was very interactive and useful for faculty and helpful to impart practical knowledge to the students while teaching thereby able to give quality education.

National Tuberculosis Elimination Programme

Faculty development programme was successfully conducted in our Vivekanandha College of Nursing on 1st of November by community department. The FDP programme was taken by Mrs.M.Sindhumathi B.Sc., (N) working as a Clinical instructor in Vivekanandha College of Nursing. She has taken under the title “National Tuberculosis Elimination Programme.” The FDP programme received an overwhelming response among our faculties from various Departments.

ORIENTATION WORKSHOP ON REVISED B.SC NURSING SYLLABUS ORGANIZED BY INDIAN NURSING COUNCIL – 2021

The Indian Nursing Council is organizing an Orientation programme on Revised B. Sc Nursing Syllabus and Nursing program for the entire Nursing faculty including Principal College of Nursing & Dean/Registrar of all the Universities.

The Faculties actively participated in the orientation program and gained more information about B.Sc Nursing syllabus. The Indian Nursing Council organized orientation workshop on revised B. Sc Nursing syllabus programme for the College of nursing. The Principal and vice Principal were actively participated for four days virtual programme with three hour session on Zoom platform at 10.30AM to 1.30 PM from 01.09.2021 to 04.09.2021.

Training Program

Our principal N.Sheelavathi and R.Revathi M.sc Nursing faculty were attended the seven days training programme (22.02.2021 to 28.02.2021) on RMNCH+A sponsored by government of India organized by tamilnadu nurses midwives council,Chennai.,Hosted at Annai JKK Sampoorani Ammal College of Nursing,Komarapalayam.

Our principal Prof.Dr.N.sheelavathi and vive principal Prof.Dr.M.Geetha were attended Virtual seminar on "Champion - Nurse Administrator” on 21.04.21 organized by tamilnadu nurses midwives council, Chennai.

Our principal Prof.Dr.N.sheelavathi presented a webinar topic on Role of teacher in prevention of COVID -19 among students and teachers in Krishnashree College of education for women, on 03rd June 2021.

CONDUCTED WEBINAR DURING “COVID 19”- 2021

  • Child health nursing department were organized the webinar on child feeding practice in the context of covid- 19 on 26.04.2021.Mrs.Mushinath A R,Professor from little flower college of nursing,Trivandrum,kerala was the resource person. Organizing secretary-Mrs.R.Sangeetha M.SC Nursing.
  • Medical surgical nursing department Mrs.C.Priya were organized the webinar on Personal productive Equipment-Skin Injury Prevention and management on 04.05.2021.Resource person Professor Mr.Anand Sam Perera.S. From swami vivekhanand subhari university Meerut.
  • Mental health nursing department had organized a webinar on Counseling approach and basic methods of psychotherapy in Covid 19 situation on25.05.21.Organizing secretary-Mrs.V.Nirosha M.Sc (N), Resource Person Prof.Arun R. from swami Vivekananda Subhari University, Meerut.
  • From OBG department Mrs.Nageswari M.sc Nursing had arranged webinar topic is Mucormycosis on 18.06.2021. Resource person was professor from karpaga vinayaga college of nursing.
  • Community health Nursing department will plan to conduct webinar on29.06.21 in the topic of transformational needs of health care system in post covid. Resourse person will be Mrs.Sheeliya white, N, M.Sc Nursing, MBA, Assitant Professor in applied Science College for females, Alnamas, Saudhi Arabia. Organizing secretary: Dr.N.Sheelavathi,Principal,VCON