DEPT OF COMMUNITY MEDICINE

The Department of Community Medicine Was Established In The Year 1990.

 The Objective

The Objective of community medicine is to impart and develop community aspect related to diseases and health related events among the students.  

Curricular Aspects

Community Medicine Is the Subject of Fourth year B.H.M.S. It includes theory lectures, indoor Practical and field visits.The Family Study is carried out under the programme called Domiciliary Health care System [DHCS] – Under this programme students adopt the families for promoting heath of people, Preventing Diseases and protecting health of people.   It provides opportunity for community learning among students.  During The Internship, Interns Are Deputed In the Department Of Community Medicine.

Teaching-Learning and Evaluation

The study of subject includes theory lectures, indoor Practical field visits and family visits The Family Study is carried out under the programme, Domiciliary Health care System In this programme students adopt the families for promoting heath, Preventing Diseases and protecting health of people. It provides opportunity for community learning among students. The students are accessed through internal examination and university examination. During The Internship, Interns Are Deputed In the Department Of Community Medicine

 Orientation of Subject

This Subject is a study of health and disease in the population of defined communities in order to identify their health needs. It involves planning implementation and evaluation of health programs to effectively meet the needs of community. Community medicine provides comprehensive health services ranging from preventive, curative, to rehabilitative services.

 Infrastructure and Learning Resources

The Department Is 94.10 Square Metre Situated On Third Floor Of The Building. The Department Is Illuminated with Sufficient natural ventilation and Light. Department is having HOD Cabin, Teaching faculty cabin, library , demonstration  hall, Museum For Teaching Purpose Teaching Aids like Charts, Models, Specimens

Healthy Practices and Extension Activity

National Service Scheme

National Health Programme

 Surveys – for identification of problems

Medical camps – in rural and urban areas as a community service

School Health Check up programme- for Screening of disease and for early detection of disease and treatment

Domiciliary health care system – . Families are adopted for health care.

Blood donation programme

Rallies – for health awareness

Tree Plantation

Cleanliness drive

Happy Hippo show (Street play)


 

Community Medicine Faculty