Lourde College Of Nursing

INFRASTRUCTURE FACILITIES


Contemporary Modern infrastructure facilities is maintained as per the norms of statutory bodies namely INC, KNMC and KUHS and the use of modern educational technologies in the teaching learning process is the significant feature of our institution.



  • Well equipped and well ventilated class rooms with adequate Audio-Visual equipment like black board, LCD and OHP.
  • Well furnished and equipped laboratories.
  • Excellent hostel accommodation.
  • Internet & Photocopying facilities for the students within the campus.
  • In-door and out-door games and other recreational amenities.
  • College Buses for safe and comfortable transport for students.
  • 1. LABORATORIES

    Our college of nursing is the training ground for B.Sc (N) students to develop their professional and technical skills in Nursing before stepping into the Clinical practice at bedside. The following are the state of the art laboratories set in the college for enhancing the practical skills of the aspirants.

  • Nutrition Laboratory
  • Nursing Foundations Laboratory
  • Anatomy Laboratory
  • Advanced Medical Surgical Nursing Laboratory
  • Community Health Nursing Laboratory
  • MCH Laboratory
  • Computer Laboratory
  • A.V. Aids Laboratory

  • Nutrition Laboratory

    The lab is spacious and well - equipped with adequate number of utensils. The area is used by the wards for their nutrition practical and \ or demonstration skills.

    Nursing Foundations

    The Nursing Foundation Lab is the practical area of the students, where they perform all nursing procedures on manikins prior to the exposure to the clinical field. The set up aims at helping the students to acquire knowledge, understanding and develop skill in techniques of nursing procedures and prepares them to practice them in clinical setting. For all these, we have well equipped lab with 10 beds, manikins for performing and practice of various invasive procedures including IV Cannulation and Infusion.

    Anatomy Laboratory

    The candidates are provided an excellent opportunity to learn human body and systems by spending real time demonstration of the axial skeleton, disarticulated human bones, and learning from plethora of wet specimens arranged in the laboratory. Moreover, a number of charts and models add to the imparting of right medical education.

    Advanced Medical Surgical Nursing Laboratory

    The Department lab is equipped with adequate number of mannequins with advanced options that help to amalgamate classroom teaching with skill learning successfully. The students are trained in the laboratory to acquire skills as per the syllabus and their compliance is ensured using the competency check list.

    Community Health Nursing Laboratory

    This lab is set up with articles for preparing nursing students to deliver health care to people in urban and rural communities. Our CHN Lab offers a view of spectrum of community (Models, charts) which helps the students to identify and solve health problems in the community through innovative and effective strategies of primary health care. Highlights of the lab are: 1. Community health care bags with instruments. 2. Models such as PHC, CHC etc. 3. A. V. Aids (Charts and posters) for health talk, health exhibitions and other awareness programs on different topics like MCH, Communicable and non-communicable diseases etc.

    Child Health Nursing Laboratory

    Separate MCH lab facility is available, and it has adequate equipment in order to improve the clinical skills of the students, where students gain a first-hand experience before they are posted in the clinical area. This laboratory provides students the opportunity to learn and practice in a realistic and risk-free environment. These experiences offer invaluable opportunities to enrich and enhance learning as well as increase student confidence.

    Obstetrics and Gynaecological Nursing Laboratory

    The lab is designed for students to appreciate the concepts and principles of midwifery and obstetrical nursing. It helps students to acquire knowledge and skills in rendering nursing services to normal and high risk pregnant women in hospital and community settings. It also helps to develop skills in managing normal and high risk neonates and participate in family welfare programmes. This laboratory provides firsthand experience in assessment of Antenatal case, Intranatal case, Postnatal case, Neonatal assessment and demonstration of nursing care and handling problems accordingly.

    Computer Lab

    A well equipped computer lab is set for the students to have access to the unlimited source of knowledge from online journals and other educative web portals.

    Audio – Visual Aids Laboratory

    Our College of Nursing possess a well maintained latest Audio Visual equipment like Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) Projectors, Slide Projectors, Overhead Projectors, VCD Player, VCR and Colour Television, DVD Player, Puppets, Chart, Posters and Models.

    2. LIBRARY

    Well furnished central library is housed separately in the middle of the campus along with auditorium. It has the seating capacity of 150 students at a time with 2750 Sqft. The Library is stocked with more than 3500 books of current Nursing and Medical titles and subscribes to about 20 National and International Journals.


    3. AUDITORIUM \ EXAMINATION HALL

    The college is also fortunate to have a specious contemporary auditorium with 4000 Sqft for conducting Curricular and co-curricular official meetings and has the capacity to accommodate 700 audiences at time. This auditorium is also housed for a well furnished examination hall as per KUHS recommendations with confidential room and CCTV surveillance.


    4. HOSTEL FACILITES

    Two separate, well furnished hostels for girls are available which is spacious and well ventilated. Students are given purified water, hygienically prepared and high quality vegetarian and non-vegetarian food. The hostel has a Visitors’ Lounge, Study Hall, Prayer Hall , facilities for Indoor Games, Magazine and newspaper reading and Television.


    5. SPORTS FACILITIES

    The college provides sports and recreation facilities for the students .The sports facilities include outdoor games like Hand Ball, Tennikoit, Shuttle Badminton, cricket and indoor games like Caroms and Chess. There is also a large play ground for athletic and field events like running, shot put, Javeline and Discuss throw. Zumba and karate classes are organized twice weekly for aspirants in order to improve physical Health with free of cost by the Management.


    6.PRAYER HALL

    The campus has its own prayer hall situated at the centre of the Institution. The spiritual activities are :
  • Annual retreat for catholic students
  • Spiritual activity group of the campus organizes prayer meeting on daily basis.


  • 7. TRANSPORT FACILITIES

    Our Institute has three buses of its own for transport to and from the hostel and college and for outreach services and observational visits for students .



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