Welcome to the Nursing department of Devasya Kidney & multispeciality Hospitals. The department provides exemplary, comprehensive and holistic care to all our patients. The department intends to develop and provide quality nursing care to patients and their families in line with vision and mission of the hospital.
We are committed to a “Patient First” philosophy for delivering quality care in the safest environment possible.
Nurses are motivated to meet this challenge by offering education in nursing skills through regular Continuing Nursing Educations (CNE), workshops and seminars.
Well trained nurses are available for any assistance at any time. Ward nurses are also trained to handle post-operative patients.
Operation Theatre (OT)
OT nurses are able to assist urological including laparoscopic surgeries.
Nurses in the procedure room are well trained and specialized in urological procedures. The department also gives training to other nurses in the hospital in different procedures. Specialist Urology Nurses are at work here.
The unit has a well trained nurse, to perform uroflowmetry and to assist urologists in Urodynamic Tests
Infection Control and Prevention
Hospital has a committee for Hospital Infection Control chaired by a senior consultant. Although the committee has surveillants from different medical departments, nurses represent a good strength. These surveillants do daily rounds in the various areas of the hospital to ensure prevention of infection.
Patients care is given by qualified and trained nurses. Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) is conducted once in a week in different batches to ensure all nurses are periodically trained for all procedures. Moreover, continuing Medical Education (CME) in urology nursing is conducted every 4 months, this includes enrollment of nurses from urology units of different hospitals in the state.
Areas of Specialized care
- Post-operative patients:
Special attention and care are given to all post-operative patients by nurses trained in post-operative care.
- Clean Intermittent Catherization (CIC):
Specialist nurses train patients self catheterization after performing a thorough counseling.
- Patient training:
Patients are trained about the care of tubes at home by the nurses. Patients are also given instruction notes with emergency contact number.
- Urology OT Nurses:
Our Operation Theater nurses are able to assist all kinds of urologic cares including laparoscopic surgeries.