B.Sc.Nursing (4 years course) OVERVIEW Nursing is the protection, promotion, and optimization of health and abilities, prevention of illness and injury, alleviation of suffering through the diagnosis and treatment of human response, and advocacy in the care of individuals, families, communities, and populations.
AS A PROFESSION
The authority for the practice of nursing is based upon a social contract that delineates professional rights and responsibilities as well as mechanisms for public accountability. In almost all countries, nursing practice is defined and governed by law, and entrance to the profession is regulated at the national or state level.
The aim of the nursing community worldwide is for its professionals to ensure quality care for all, while maintaining their credentials, code of ethics, standards, and competencies, and continuing their education There are a number of educational paths to becoming a professional nurse, which vary greatly worldwide; all involve extensive study of nursing theory and practice as well as training in clinical skills.
Nurses care for individuals of all ages and cultural backgrounds who are healthy and ill in a holistic manner based on the individual’s physical, emotional, psychological, intellectual, social, and spiritual needs. The profession combines physical science, social science, nursing theory, and technology in caring for those individuals.
To work in the nursing profession, all nurses hold one or more credentials depending on their scope of practice and education. A Licensed practical nurse (LPN) (also referred to as a Licensed vocational nurse, Registered practical nurse, Enrolled nurse, and State enrolled nurse) works independently or with a Registered nurse (RN). The most significant differentiation between an LPN and RN is found in the requirements for entry to practice, which determines entitlement for their scope of practice
A student can take admission in B.Sc.Nursing– 4 years
Documents required for admission (B.Sc.Nursing)
Duration of the course shall be 4 years including internship. 8 weeks’ vacation shall be given
THE CAREER IN NURSING
NIMS college of Nursing, Bhubaneswar, has taken care to impart knowledge with practical exposure to its students through its dedicated group of faculties and staff. The future prospect of Nursing education in the field of health care system is in demand all over the world. Since it is life related and life caring education system, it will have increasing demand and lot of specialized branches. The students of this science today are the important professionals of tomorrow.