Panaji: March 24, 2016 … Deputy Chief Minister Shri Francis D’souza has said that there is vast demand and scope for home nursing in the state. The students who have secured training should always remember that they are the ones who have to render services to the needy people.
Shri D’ souza was speaking as Chief Guest at the valedictory function organized by Indian Red Cross Society in the city today. The Indian Red Cross Society conducted three month course of Home Nursing in their office where in 35 students were participated in the course. The students participated in the course were given certificates of course at the hands of chief guest.
Shri D’ souza further speaking said that learning never ends therefore everybody should keep on learning. He advised the students to treat patients with love and care so that they feel happy in their time of agony. He also told the students to be patient and opt for enhancing their experience and knowledge of nursing to render better services to the patients. He also congratulated the students for successfully completing their course.
Dr Avinash Dhakankar advised the students to cherish help and cooperative attitude which he said is a must in this profession. He advised the students to respond to those who are in need of medical services. The students he said has been given basic teaching about anatomy, physiology, intramuscular injection, sugar testing, pressure and various tips of first aid need to start their practice and opt for enhancing their medical knowledge hereafter.
The Deputy Chief Minister presented certificates and kitbags to the students and later on administered oath of cleanliness ( Swachh Bharat ) to the participants.
Dr. Kalpana Mahatme, Health Officer DHS, Dr. Sitakant Ghanekar Trainer, Shri Gangaram Morajkar, Shri Chandrakant Gawas Staff of IRCS, Shri Rajesh Agarwal Patron Member IRCS and staff, Students attended the function.
Shri Gaurish Dhond Chairman IRCS- Goa welcomed the gathering.
Dr.Suvarna Fonseca,Principal Santo Minguel Higher Secondary School Taleigao, compered the function.Whereas Shri Mario Pinto De Santana, Treasurer IRCS , proposed the vote of thanks.