The OBG Nursing department of Nitte Usha Institute of Nursing Sciences in collaboration with OBG department of Justice K.S. Hegde Charitable Hospital has taken an initiative to establish Child Birth Education unit, NITTE Usha Maathra KSHEMA at OBG OPD. The unit was inaugurated on 17.02.2020 at 10.30 am by Dr. Satheesh Kumar Bhandary, Vice Chancellor of NITTE (Deemed to be University). The unit was designed to educate and prepare the pregnant mother for a healthy diet during prenatal period, positive birth experience, early initiation of breast feeding, new born care and family planning counseling.
Community Extension Activities
- Conducted Breast Cancer Awareness Programme on 27/11/2019 at Balakrishna Mandira Mahila Samithi, Kumpala
- Organized an outreach programme on “Cervical cancer Awareness” at Guliga koragajja seva samithi bhavana, Assaigoli on 9th of August 2020 between 2.pm to 4.30 pm.
- Organized an extension activity on “Breast Cancer Awareness” at Balakrishna Mandira Mahila Samithi, Kumpala on 3rd December 2020 between 2.pm to 4.30 pm.
- Organized a community outreach program on “Breast Cancer Awareness” at Shri Shakthi Mahila Mandal/ Anganwadi, Madyar on 29th October 2021 between 2.00 pm to 4.30 pm.