Nursing is one of the greatest of humanitarian services. It is for all people whether ill or well, rich or poor, literate or illiterate, young or old, at work or at play, in or out of hospital, in some way or other, directly or indirectly closely associated. Nurse and Nursing service has its own body of knowledge scientifically based and humanitarianism that promises expanded benefits to people and society. It assists the human being to achieve their potential for self-direction for health. For as long as there has been life, there has been the need to provide care and comfort to those suffering from illness and injury. From the dawn of civilization, evidence prevails to support the premise that nurturing has been essential to the preservation of life. Survival of the human race, therefore, is in inextricably intertwined with the development of nursing.
Nursing is greatest of humanitarian services as well as develop your family economic condition. There are various nursing courses in India like B.Sc nursing, GNM nursing, ANM nursing and Master’s in nursing. Student can complete their B.Sc nursing courses from anywhere in India. B.Sc nursing admission in Manipur is going on from Brundaban Study Point in Kolkata. We are providing GNM nursing admission in Nepal, Mizoram, Bihar, Jharkhand, Assam, Nagaland and Meghalaya.
Nursing has been called the oldest of the arts and the youngest of the profession. The word nurse evolved from the Latin word nutritious, which means nourishing. The roots of medicine and nursing are intertwining and found in mythology, ancient eastern and western cultures and religion. Now we will discuss about the collecting and testing biological material and hygiene requirements which is related to health of human being. Compliance with the rules, largely set by applicable legislation, can help prevent the spread of hospital infections, protect patients, shorten the length of treatment and thus reduce healthcare costs associated with in-patient and out-patient medical facilities and sanatoriums.
When collecting biological material for testing, the following hygiene requirements must be followed:
• It can be collected in a room or areas designated for handling biological material that meet the basic hygiene requirements for the collection of biological material. It is collected with sterile medical aids, including disposable gloves, always for one treated person, and the permeability of the gloves must match the use and the level of the risk from the biological agent
• It is usually collected before starting treatment with chemotherapeutic or antimicrobial agents. It must be stored in standard containers, and in decontaminated containers, excluding any risk of contamination of the requisite forms. It is transported to avoid degradation by physical elements and to avoid posing a risk to humans.
Bed making is also art of nursing. Some tips are mention below about bed making.
a. Must provide clean and comfortable bed for the patient. To prevent bed sores by ensuring there are no wrinkles to cause pressure points
b. To reduce the risk of infection by maintaining a clean environment
1. Mattress (1), 2. Bed sheets (2) and Bottom sheet (1), Top sheet (1), 3. Pillow (1), 4. Pillow cover (1) 5. Mackintosh (1), 6. Draw sheet (1), 7. Blanket (1), 8. Savlon water or Dettol water in basin, 9. Sponge cloth (4): to wipe with solution (1), to dry (1)
When bed make is done by two nurses. Sponge cloth is needed two each.
1. Kidney tray or paper bag (1), 2. Laundry bag or Bucket (1), 3. Trolley (1)