The Kasturba college of Nursing is an extension of Educational Programme managed by "BHEL SHIKSHA MANDAL"(BSM) which is patronized by BHEL,BHOPAL.One of the objectives of BSM is to establish and promote vocational education in the field of Nursing and other allied paramedical disciplines.
To meet this objectives Kasturba college of Nursing (KCON) has been established in the year 2002.The college is recognized by Indian Nursing Council, Higher Education M.P. State Government,State Nursing Council and associated with 350 bedded BHEL Kasturba Hospital and affiliated to Barkatulla University Bhopal.The college is offering four years B.Sc. Nursing Course.
PHILOSOPHY OF KCON :
The institution believes that the unique function of a nurse is to assist the individual ,either sick or well in the performance of those activities contributing to health ,its recovery or peaceful death ,that she would perform unaided if she had necessary strength ,will and knowledge.
The basic course in nursing should provide for the continuous developments of an individual as a nurse and as a citizen,capable of functioning effectively in the hospital nad community .The institution believes that educational preparartion of nurses contributes substantially in maintaining the health of the people by prevention of disease ,promotion of health and care of the sick and injured in the family ,community and globe .
It is recognized that this is the profession which is influenced by advances in science and technology and therefore efforts are being made to give more exposure in the clinical field areas .
The endeavor of the institution would be directed towards helping the students in their all round developments and to develop pride in the profession and to guide them with respect to their prospects in Nursing .
AIMS OF THE COURSE :
The aim of the B.sc. Nursing Programme is to prepare the graduates to assume the respnosibility in care of people ,sick or well as professional nurses.
- To maintain a centre of excellence in nursing with a view to generate a new perspective and innovative approches in scientific
health care system and future needs of nursing development .
- To set an ideal in study as well as service to the society which may become holistic in its out look and approach to meet the health of the country.