In this chasing world with lots of population, the Healthcare settings need more professionals with knowledge equal to Physician. Therefore the Physician Assistant profession emerged in Hospital settings to provide efficient treatment to all individual without hesitation. Physician assistants combine coursework and clinical experiences to provide a strong foundation of medical knowledge. A health science Physician Assistant can provide clinical medical services to patients under the supervision of a medical professionals.
The curriculum includes examining and treating patients and interpret laboratory, x-rays and perform the diagnosis. As part of their comprehensive responsibilities, Physician Assistant's conduct physical exams, diagnose and treat illnesses, order and interpret tests, counsel on preventive health care, assist in surgery, and write prescriptions. Within the physician- Physician Assistant relationship, physician assistants exercise autonomy in medical decision-making and provide a broad range of diagnostic and therapeutic services. A Physician Assistant's practice may also include education, research and administrative services.
* Self financed course
Department is facilitated with Classes are held in the University and in hospitals by the professionals .There are an existing class room with facilities for modern technological learning methods - Slide Projectors, Power point presentations.The department has a library facility also.
|Name of the Faculty||Designation||Specialization||Year of Joining||Mail id|
|Self Supporting Staff|
|Mrs.Poornima Andal M.Sc (Nursing)|| Assistant Professor(Temporary) &
|Assistant Professor(Temporary)||Community Healthfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Mrs.K.ALICE DAISY RANI
A pass with 55% in higher secondary with biology subject in the stream line, Two year Diploma holders in physiotherapy, medical transcription, One year Certificate course holders in cardiac technology, midwifery, O.T and other paramedical courses after completion of higher secondary examination
Rs.9935 /- Semester. In a year there are two semesters.
Application form and prospectus can be obtained from Registrar's Office, Avinashilingam University for Women. It can obtained from the office either in person or through post from the month of April and the admission starts from the day the + 2 results are announced
Contact persons for further details
Latha Senthil kumar, Assistant Professor -9626306228
Poornima Sriram, Assistant Professor - 9092588422
Dr. Ram Kumar Raghupathi,
G.Kuppuswamy Naidu Hospital, Coimbatore
Collaborated with G.Kuppuswamy Naidu Hospital, which is a 500-bed Super Specialty hospital and tertiary center in Coimbatore, Hospital has been awarded the NABL accreditation and National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Health care providers (NABH), the highest national recognition for Quality patient care and Safety on May 8th 2009. The expertise of doctors as well as the state of the art hospital facilities is available for use of students.
TEAM OF MEDICAL STAFF
As the healthcare industry continues to expand, employment of Physician Assistant's is projected to grow much faster than the average for all occupations through 2012.