::Departments : Non-Clinical : SPM
Department of Community Medicine

Short history of the department:


     Started functioning on 26.8.2013 .  The primary health centres attached with the department are 1. Kattampoondy PHC 2. Mangalam PHC 3. Somasipadi PHC. The urban centre is municipal health centre.

Details about staff:

Professor   -------1          
Tutor :    ---------3            
Epidemiologist----1
Statistician:  -----1
     
Academic information:

Name of the course: MBBS; MCI recognised.

Periodic academy activities:

1.      Lecture classes with audio visual aids.
2.      Simulation exercises.
3.      Power point presentation.
4.      Seminar by students.
5.      Sociological concepts in the form of group activities.
Workshop
9.4.2014: Following world health day observation, workshop on Small Bite, Big Hazard – an eye opener session on vector borne disease was organised.
Exhibition was set up with all stages of vector mosquitoes including live specimen & mounted specimen, preventive & control measures.
Practical sessions on fogging & anti larval measures were demonstrated.
100 students benefitted.
Facilities available:
Tools for outbreak investigation (ADD & vector borne disease) is available.
Service offered:
As a part of adolescent health programme, general check-ups of students & counselling services are provided.
Department library

No of books available: 80
Journals:           5
Timing: 10 am – 4 pm
General services available through PHCs & Urban centres:
Services Available through Kattampoondy Primary Health Centre
·                Maternal Child Care
·                Non Communicable Disease Clinics
·                School Health
·                Siddha Clinics
·                Councelling
·                Health Education
·                Outbreak Response
·                Ictc Services
·                Sterilization
·                Dental Services
·                Outreach Services

Performance
     
Out patient/ Day 204
In patient/ Month 82
Deliveries/ Month 23
No of PS cases operated 40
ANC Registration % 99.6
Immunisation Coverage %
BCG
OPV/ Penta
Measles
TT Mother
 
100
106
100
 100
 
 
 
 
 
 







Services available at urban centre:

OP per day –  30-50
No of deliveries per month – 20
VIA/VILI  per day=10
Maternal Child Care including Immunisation
NCD Clinics
Counselling
Health Education
Outbreak Response
ICTC Services
 

G)  performance
 
Out patient/ Day 204
In patient/ Month 82
Deliveries/ Month 23
No of PS cases operated 40
ANC Registration % 99.6
Immunisation Coverage %
BCG
OPV/ Penta
Measles
TT Mother
 
100
106
100
 100

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