Department of Paediatric Nursing teaches the
care of neonates, children and adolescence in both the programmes of
undergraduate and postgraduate Nursing students supported the Indian nursing
council curriculum. The department actively participates in training the
scholars to render service for the sick neonates, children and do research
within the field of kid health nursing. Well established laboratory equipped
with models, mannequins, instruments, and audio-visual aids facilitate
teaching-learning process. E- Nursing process learning acts as a reckoner for
the Nursing students within the clinical settings. Experienced Nursing faculty
members with high qualification are strength to the department. Our department
offers value based course on neonatal Nursing.



Paediatric nurses usually work in a multidisciplinary team with other
health professionals to provide the best medical care possible for children.
They play an important role to monitor the health of young patients and provide
care and support throughout their treatment.
They may administer
childhood vaccinations or immunizations and make sure that children keep up to
date with their vaccination schedule. Additionally, a paediatric nurse communicates
with the children and their families to explain their health and the phases of


A paediatric nurse may be involved in
teaching and administration of children’s health, either to the community or
other health professionals. They can also help to conduct clinical research
about health conditions that commonly affect children and the appropriate
treatment methods.

Some paediatric nurses also choose to
specialize further in a particular field of children’s health, such as
anaesthetics, oncology, or neurology.


Education and Training

paediatric nursing is a specialization of nursing, it is necessary for a nurse
to first undergo the appropriate training with an undergraduate degree in
nursing, before beginning the specialization. After graduating with a
Bachelor’s degree in nursing and passing the examination to become a Registered
Nurse, an individual wishing to become a paediatric nurse then needs to
complete a Master’s degree in Nursing Practice and Doctorate degree. The
Paediatric Nursing Certification Board (PNCB) offers certification as a
paediatric nurse. This certification requires the paediatric nurse to complete
the appropriate education requirement and a minimum amount of time of work
experience, currently 1,800 hours of clinical experience with paediatric
patients in the last two years.




Individuals well suited to a career as a paediatric nurse is likely to
have the following traits:


  • Cheerful
    and friendly
  • Good
    communication skills with people of all ages
  • Organized
    and able to follow complex treatment plans
  • Works
    well under pressure
  • Patience
    and willingness to adapt
  • Interest
    and love for children


Paediatric nurses may work in a range of environments, including
hospitals, private paediatrician clinics, nursing homes, schools, government
agencies, and social services. Similar to other types of nurses, paediatric
nurses who work in a hospital environment provide round-the-clock care and, as a
result, work in shifts including time at night, on weekends and public
holidays. The demand for all Registered Nurses is expected to grow in coming
years and nurses with a specialization such as paediatric nurses are likely to
have more positive job prospects.


The vision of department of paediatric nursing is to coach the nursing students to supply technology aided medical care to the neonates, children and adolescents. Develop students with full-fledged knowledge, skill and attitude in nursing education, administration and research through unified leadership.


Articulate nursing students to develop in-depth knowledge, skill and right attitude to function as neonatal and paediatric nurse to supply holistic medical care to the sick and critically ill children at any given setting.

Prepare the scholars to conduct nursing research within the field of paediatric nursing.

Encourage the undergraduate and postgraduate students to be competent as nurse educator and administrator globally.

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