Lamp lighting and oath taking ceremony of 16th batch GNM students was held at JSS Nursing College, Chamarajanagar On Feb 26th. The event kicked off with a prayer song by Kumari Jyothi and team. Invitees and honourable guests were welcomed by the College Principal Sri. Vinay Kumar.
Our Guest Sri. Vinay. D. Judge, District Sessions Court, Chamarajanagar inaugurated the ceremony. In his address, he told “ Even in the midst of utter difficulty, Florence Nightingale indulged in the service of the society. Like her, every nursing student must respect your profession and must have a mind set to help others”. He further added, “while doing your profession, you should keep up the pledge that you have made today”.
The Chief Guest of the event Sri. Dr. Sanjeev. G.M, Dean and Director, Chamarajanagar Institute of Medical Sciences addressed the students. In his speech he said, “nursing is a finest and disciplined profession. Only 30 percent of treatment is provided by doctor, other 70 percent of the treatment and care is given by the nurse”. He further said about the increasing employment opportunities in the nursing field and he also appreciated the functioning of the JSS Nursing College and told the students to make the best use of the facilities provided by the JSS Nursing college.
Dr. Ravi. MC, District Health and Family Welfare, told the students to deal with the patients very calmly as the patients are more connected to nurses than with doctors.
Srimati. Latha .S, , Primary Health Center, who is also the Winner of Florence Nightingale Award 2019 spoke with the students and advised them to work for betterment and cause of other people.
SrimathiLatha. S and Srimathi Sandhya Shree, Nursing Tutor lit the lamp and the oath was administered to the students by Institution Principal Sri. Vinay Kumar. G.
The programme concluded with vote of thanks.