Duties and Responsibilities
The GNM course is prepared in such a way so as to create the best general nurses. If you are looking at working with a medical team in a medical setup along with doctors then the GNM course is a suitable option for you. The GNM courses prepare you with fundamentals of nursing, medical surgical nursing as well as midwifery and pediatric nursing.
The internship period will equip you with all the qualities and attributes required to perform as a GNM.
The General Nurse assists the medical team in patient duties, providing a support to patients and their families, being responsible for patients as well discharging administrative duties.
The most important function is during child birth where they assist in delivery of babies.
The GNM nursing training equips the GNM nursing graduates with all the skills and technical knowledge required to function as a professional nurse.
Students graduating from the DGNM course can register themselves as nurses with the state registration nursing council. After this, they can apply to hospitals and clinics seeking employment.
Most of the best nursing colleges in Bangalore have their own partnerships and placements with other hospitals for GNM.
Students may wish to pursue higher education like the Post Basic Diploma in Nursing.
If students wish to go abroad they can also pursue the B.Sc Nursing course and apply for jobs abroad.