DIPLOMA IN HEALTH ASSISTANT Objectives: Diploma in Health Assistants it will be an intensive full time program, which will include mainly practical training in candidate will be familiar with the nursing care. The will acquire enough knowledge candidates shall abide by the stipulated timings discipline, rules and regulations of the hospital to which they will be assigned for the entire course. Programme Name: Diploma in Health Assistant Eligibility Criteria: 10th Pass *Programme Code: HAD3003 Programme Credits: 66 Level of Prog: Diploma Category: 3 Duration: 2 years * A Basic Foundation Course in Science has to be done by a 10th Pass or 10+2 Pass student without Science. Course Code Name of the Course Credits Credits Total A/E/F/I (T) (P) Credits Foundation 8 8 F HAO4502AI Th/Prac Fundamentals of Nursing 3 3 6 E HAO4502BI Th/Prac Basic Science 3 3 6 E HAO4502CI Th/Prac Maternal and Child Health 5 5 10 A HAO4502DI Th/Prac Community Health Nursing 5 5 10 A HAO4502EL PD‐I (Life Coping Skills) ‐ 3 3 F HAO4502FL PD‐II (Communication Skills) ‐ 3 3 F HAO4502GL Internship ‐ 20 20 I Total credits 24 42 66 A‐Application Oriented Course, E‐Elective (Core Courses), F‐Foundation, I‐Internship / Projects etc. Semester wise course Matrix I Sem (15 credits) II Sem (18 credits) III Sem (15 Credits) IV Sem (18 Credits) HAO4502CI HAO4502CIFoundation (4 credits) Foundation (4 credits) Maternal and Child Health‐I Maternal and Child (6 credits) Health‐II (4 credits) HAO4502AI HAO4502AI HAO4502DI HAO4502DIFundamentals of Nursing‐I Fundamentals of Nursing‐II Community Health Nursing‐I Community Health (4 credits) (2 credits) (6 credits) Nursing‐I (4 credits) HAO4502FLHAO4502BI HAO4502BI HAO4502GL PD‐II (Communication Skills) Basic Science‐I (4 credits) Basic Science‐II (2 credits) Internship‐II(10 credits (3 credits ) HAO4502EL HAO4502GL PD‐I (Life Coping Skills) ‐ ‐ Internship‐I (10 credits ) (3 credits )
References Books and Source of Material: 1. Tamil Nadu Open University “DHA 1 Fundamental’s of Nursing I Edition, 2005 2. Chalkey A.M. “ATB for The Health Worker, Vol II Revised edition 1985 Re print 2004 Pub. New Age International 3. L.C. Gupta, Abhitabh Gupta, “Manual of first Aid” Published by Jaypee Brothers 4. Sr. Nancy “Principles & Practical of Nursing Vol II Senior Nursing Procedures Published by N.R. Publishing House 5. Sr. Nancy “ Principles & Practice of Nursing Vol I Reprinted 2000 Publisher by N.R. Publishing house 6. James Moroney surgery for nurses, fifteenth edition published by The English language book society Churchill Living Stone. 7. CP Thresyamma “fundamentals of Nursing Procedure Manual for General Nursing and Midwifery Course” Published by Jaypee Brobhers 8. Bonita Marrow Cavanaugh, RN PhD, “Nurses Manual of Laboratory and diagnostic test, 3rd edition published by F.A. Davis Company 9. David Verner “where there is no Doctor” Published by Kriya 268 Royapettah High Road.