Objectives

To provide First- Aid for the patients during their sudden illness.  All emergency care is given to the students, staffs and labors. A special care is given to the girl’s students and women’s staff regarding their health issues arising.

Nearly 8,654 patients (From Nov’13-Jan’19) were benefited regarding their health issues. (ie) for Medical Management, Nursing Care, Psychological Support, Guidance and Counseling.

Infrastructure

Building consisting of three rooms, an outpatient room, Pharmacy & ward with toilets (Separate for male / female patients) Wards & toilets have been renovated & constructed from ICAR grants of Rupees 5.5 Lakhs

Outpatient room with following facilities

  • Provided with an examination couch
  • Created a ward provided with 4 beds
  • BP apparatus (digital / manual)
  • Weighing machine
  • Digital thermometer
  • Nebulizer for using inhalation medicines available
  • Vaporizer for steam inhalation.
  • Dressing materials – minor cuts and injuries

Pharmacy

All medicines are purchased from TNMSC, Ltd.,Trichy.

  • Basic medicines like Antipyretics, Antibiotics, Antispasmodics, Antiulcerants, Antidiarrheals, Antiemetic etc., are available.
  • Facilities for giving I.V. injections and fluids available.
  • Suture needles and suture materials are available for doing minor suturing.

Activities

  • Medical history has been collected from each student at the time of their admission for the future reference in the emergency condition.
  • A health card is provided to the students (girls) for tracking the menstrual cycle.
  • BP monitoring chart is recorded for the hypertensive patients.
  • FIRST – AID KIT has been issued to all hostels for the student’s emergency use

Towards creating a healthier society by popularizing preventive measures our team of healthcare unit of ADAC&RI have organized awareness programs on various issues of health and hygiene.

 In coordination with National Service Scheme (NSS)

  • Conducted free general Medical Camp at Navalur Kuttapattu, Ariyavur & Navallur.
  • Actively participated in blood donation camp.

Awareness Lectures

  • Self Hygiene
  • Measures to take care during Menstruation
  • How to stay safe and healthy in summer.
  • Significances of immunization for children (outdoor )
  • Nutritious food for Healthy Living in women and children.
  • Prevention is better than cure
  • How to maintain a Health issue – women
  • Tobacco and its toxicity.
  • Introduction to Swatch Bharat .
  • Right way to combat diseases and illness – Cleanliness.

Healthcare team is here to provide Practical Support and to help and encourage patients (students, staff, and labors) to take more responsibility for their own health.