The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecological Nursing proposes anequivalent combination of education and experience with the aim to enrich the life of women and children by offering most effective nursing education to professionals towards optimizing health of women and children in ever changing health care environment. It offers a comprehensive knowledge necessary for the modern health care of women with up-todate clinically relevant information.

The department provides courses for GNM and B.Sc students related to obstetrics and gynecological nursing within the framework of the curriculum by West Bengal University of Health Sciences and Indian Nursing Council toprepare the students as highly competent and well trained caregivers for the overall safety and well-being of women from the moment of menarche to menopause and the neonates. The department takes pride in exalting students’ excellence in clinical practice and community services & enable them to perform their responsibilities as a registered nurse and specialists, educators, and administrators in a wide variety of Obstetric and Gynecological care setting.

The Department also committed to facilitating students’ personal and professional development within a supportive, respectful, and flexible environment. The clinical laboratories provide students with an opportunity to learn and develop the skills essential to midwifery practice. During the time spent in the clinical skill laboratories, students are introduced to a range of clinical skills essential for safe practice under supervision.

The clinical services of the department include clinical supervision of students, patient care, In-service education, conduction of awareness programs, health screening, clinical administration, and research activities.

Aims

  • To be the leaders in obstetric, gynecologic, and reproductive health for women of all ages in the local and global communities through excellence in clinical care, education, and research.
  • To enrich the lives of women and children by offering the most effective nursing education to professionals towards optimizing the health of women and children in the ever-changing health care environment.

Objectives

  • Impart quality education to the students in the field of Obstetrics and Gynecological Nursing.
  • Apply innovative teaching strategies that enhance the progress of the students.
  • Prepare students to provide family-centered comprehensive care to reproductive age group women and neonates.
  • Ensure excellent academic performance and overall development of students in both clinical and theory.
  • Encourage the students to participate actively in curricular and co-curricular activities.
  • Encourage and support the students to involve in outreach programmes in order to create awareness among public to promote the welfare of the maternal and child health care.