Career Prospects After Nursing ?
Nursing involves the care of people throughout the continuum of life and provides an essential service to human kind. As career professionals, nurses improve the quality of health care delivery.
There are many positive aspects of being a nurse. There is nothing more rewarding than a patient giving thanks and telling you how much you have helped them. Also, there are so many opportunities and career paths that are available for Nurses. Nursing offers opportunities from bedside practice to the president or top administrator of a healthcare organization. Clinical specialist, nurse practitioner, nurse administrator and nurse educator are just a few examples of the variety of opportunities awaiting you in a nursing career. Nurses are also appointed and elected to influential government positions. If you choose nursing, you will discover a career filled with personal and professional rewards. There will be even more opportunities in the future, as the entire health care system transforms because of new technology, changing population demographics and many other factors. The rise in health care needs, combined with a dwindling supply of nurses and an aging nurse population (the average age is 44), is putting the Nurses in the driver’s seat when it comes to the job hunt.
Himalayan Institute of Nursing
Himalayan Institute of Nursing, established in 2006, is promoted and fully funded by the Maa Saraswati Educational Trust, Regular and conscientious conduct of examinations, excellent infrastructure, and above all, highly qualified, motivated and committed faculty members go a long way in ensuring the all-round development of students who emerge as professionals from the institute.
The institute has following well equipped laboratories furnished with latest equipment related to nursing as per the University and Indian Nursing Council norms; Demonstration room for practicing Fundamentals of Nursing. Advanced Nursing Lab for advanced nursing procedures, Nutrition lab for preparing & cooking special diets for patients, Community Health Lab and Anatomy & Physiology Labs.
Qualified and experienced full-time nursing faculty provides the right mix of inputs comprising of theoretical, practical and clinical experience. The college has a network of healthcare centers and clinical affiliations with community-based organizations and government agencies. Nursing training programs have been formulated in consultation with experts adhering to standards and guidelines.
Students visit different places under community connect and provide primary health services. Student actively participates in health awareness programs.Recently college has been equipped with Simulation skill lab with simulators to provide hands on critical nursing skills. The simulation lab provides an opportunity for the students to have most advanced learning technology.
Students regularly interact with faculty members, doctors, and students from medical, dental and management colleges to improve their technical and managerial skills and are groomed as competent nurses. Students have access to study material in different forms such as books, research journals, magazines, newspapers and CDs at the computerized and internet connected library.
B.Sc. Nursing from Himalayan Institute of Nursing is approved by Indian Nursing Council (INC), New Delhi and is affiliated to Pt. B.D.Sharma University of Health Sciences, Rohtak.
The programme uses wide range of interactive teaching methodologies like Audio visual aids, hospital visits and educational tours, seminars and presentations, internal tests, quiz, guest lectures, workshops and group discussion to equip the students with the capacity to carry out independent nursing research.
Eligibility Criteria Nursing Programs
B. Sc. (N)
The minimum age for admission shall be 17 years on 31st December of the year in which admission is sought. Minimum education 10+2 class passed with Science (PCB) & English Core/English Elective with aggregate of 45% marks from recognized board under AISSCE/CBSE/ICSE/SSCE/HSCE or other equivalent Board. Student shall be medically fit. Students appearing in 10+2 examination in Science conducted by National Institute of Open School with 45% marks. Student shall be admitted once in a year.
Date of Counseling shall be decided by the nominee of B.D. Sharma University of Health Sciences, Rohtak and separate interview letter will be sent for the counseling.
The decision of the nominee, nominated by University will be final.
Himalayan School of Nursing
The Himalayan School of Nursing established in 2009 is promoted and fully funded by the Maa Saraswati Educational Trust, keeping in mind the needs of students of Himachal Pradesh. GNM diploma course of Himalayan School of Nursing is approved by Indian Nursing Council (INC), New Delhi and is affiliated to Himachal Pradesh State Nursing Registration Council, Shimla.
Nursing professionals make up the single largest segment of the healthcare work force. They also spend the greatest amount of time in delivering patient care as a profession. Nurses therefore have valuable insights and abilities to contribute as partners with other healthcare professionals in improving the quality and safety healthcare provided to patients.
As the healthcare system globally continues to evolve, the role of nurses also needs to evolve. The nursing profession must strike a delicate balance between providing care for individuals and families, which is their primary responsibility, upgrading their skills with advancing science and applying research in their professional lives.
G. N. M.
Minimum and Maximum age for admission will be 17 and 35 years. There is no age bar for ANM/LHV. Minimum education:10+2 class passed preferably Science (PCB) & English with aggregate of 40% marks.10+2 in Arts (Mathematics, Biotechnology, Economics, Political Science, History, Geography, Business Studies, Accountancy, Home Science, Sociology, Psychology, Philosophy) and English Core/English Elective or Health care Science – Vocational stream ONLY, passing out from recognized Board under AISSCE/CBSE/ICSE/SSCE/HSCE or other equivalent Board with 40% marks.10+2 vocational ANM under CBSE Board or other equivalent board from the school and recognized by Indian Nursing Council with 40% marks. Registered as ANM with State Nursing Registration Council Student shall be medically fit. Students qualified in 10+2 Arts or Science examination or Health care Science – Vocational stream ONLY conducted by National Institute of Open School with 40% marks. Student shall be admitted once in a year.
Career Options & Placement opportunities
Clinical Areas: Independent nurses practice, Certified Nurse Midwife, Nurse Administrator, Nurse Anesthetist, Nurse Practitioner, Staff Nurse, Entrepreneur, Military Nursing, Nursing Informatics, Research Nurse, Cardiac Rehabilitation Nurse, and Occupational Health Nurse.
Education: Clinical Nurse educator, Staff development officer, Classroom and Clinical teacher, Nurse Researcher, Nurse Educator, Nurse Director, Nurse Editor.
Major Recruiters:The passed out students are placed in different well-known national and international health industries which include hospitals, schools and colleges in different posts.
International: Australia, New-Zeeland, UK-London, Middle East countries, USA.