Department of Psychiatric Nursing

Vision: The psychiatric Nursing Department of DIMHANS is committed to providing quality mental health nursing care that combines competence and compassion.

Philosophy: The DIMHANS Psychiatric Nursing Department is committed to providing excellent nursing care. The nursing process is utilized to assist the patient to achieve optimum mental health care. The nurse utilizes the art of the therapeutic use of self and the sciences of nursing, psychology, and biology to deliver evidence-based patient-centered care in a variety of clinical settings.

Objectives: Achieve service excellence, identify and improve clinical outcomes for patients, Provide quality education to students, Create a learning environment in each unit for staff and students, Support staff development through in-service training and certification courses, Support academic course work, Create an environment conducive to retention of staff, Participate in evidenced-based practice activities and research, Provide training facilities to nursing students and impart knowledge in the field of psychiatric nursing, Create an environment of safety through teamwork, communication and partnering with patients and family members, Support continuous quality improvement, support team-building, and peer review, Extend mental health services to the community level.

Services offered

  • 24 hours nursing services-emergency, outpatient, inpatient, rehabilitation and community mental health services
  • Nursing Education- Post Basic Diploma in Psychiatric/Mental health Nursing, Master of Science in Psychiatric Nursing, Clinical Training To Nursing Students
  • Research activities directed towards the advancement of Nursing Services, Education and Administration

Last Updated: 19-02-2022 03:10 PM Updated By: Admin

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