Jubilee Mission College of Nursing (JMCON) is a unit of Jubilee Mission Medical College & Research Institute (JMMC&RI) under the auspices of catholic Archdiocese of Thrissur, primarily for the benefit of the members of catholic community JMCON was established in 13 December 2003 blessed by Arch bishop His Grace Mar Jacob Thoomkuzhy and inaugurated by Honorable Chief minister Shri.Oomen chandy. The college of nursing started its humble beginning in the hospital premises with four year BSc Nursing Degree course with the motto of ‘service with love’.
Now it is located in the lap of a quite green laded area, Kachery, dotted with trees and bushes making the area ever more picturesque. JMCON stands in all its glory and majesty to provide knowledge, wisdom and experience of a life time to all those who travel by the bumpy roads of care, sacrifice and commitment.
It is open like all other educational institutions under catholic auspices to all people irrespective of caste, religion or community. JMCON is affiliated to Calicut University, Kerala and recognized by Indian (INC)& Kerala Nursing Council(KNC). Now the course is affiliated to Kerala university of Health Science (KUHS) with its establishment in the year 2010.
Δ 20-06-2003- Affiliation from university of Calicut
Δ 21-10-2003- Sanction from KNC
Δ 13-12-2003- Inauguration of JMCON
Δ 23-03-2004- Inauguration of SNA (Student Nurses Associations)
Δ 02-06-2004-Foundation stone for the new college building
Δ 04-06-2005-Inauguration of new college campus.
Δ 23-06-2005-Recognition from INC. Indian Nursing Council.
Δ 20-12-2006-Students interaction with Hon President Mr. APJ ABDUL KALAM
Δ 02-03-2007 - Release of first college magazine and inauguration of college anthem.
Δ 01-04-2010 - Affiliation from KUHAS.
JMCON envisages the motto of ‘service with love’, expanding the frontier of nursing knowledge and practices for the betterment of the poor and needy.
Δ To develop collaborative relationship that support excellence in nursing education, research, practice and service in an ever changing environment.
Δ Utilize critical thinking skills for therapeutic interventions, disease prevention and health promotion.
Δ Committed to being purposeful, open caring and disciplined.
We the nurse educators of college of nursing, Jubilee Mission Hospital, Thrissur, believe that nursing is an integral part of health care delivery system, which assist the individual, family and community in recognizing, services understanding and meeting the health needs by preventive, curative and rehabilitative sincere and if condition necessitates help to have peaceful death by following the foot prints of the great healer, Jesus Christ.
Δ We believe that our mission concentrate on holistic health care and on the state in which an individual is integrated in all levels of his beings- body, mind, spirit and emotion
Δ It is believed that healing is an integral primary task of the church aims at beginning health for all.
Δ We believe that the degree course in nursing is formal educational preparation based on sound educational principles in lending quality health care to individual, family and community at large.
Δ We believe that this education is directed towards the development of students as a person and as a member of health care team.
Δ We believe that at the completion of the degree nursing course the learner should perform her/his duties effectively as an individual, and practice ethical values in their personal & professional life.
The main purpose of the under graduate degree nursing or to provide an educational programs through which the graduate will be able to render comprehensive health care of all in various settings, participate and co-ordinate nursing service, nursing education at large levels.
On completion of the nursing programme the B.Sc. graduate should
Δ Function effectively as a self-directed and skillful practiconer of nursing.
Δ Be self disciplined with the limits of her preparation, her capabilities and functional responsibilities .
Δ Provide effective nursing care with professional competency with the effective nursing process problem solving approach to people of all ages in variety of settings in health clinics.
Δ Demonstrate proficiency in the application of principles from physical, Psychological, social, behavioral sciences and humanities in the practice of professional nursing
Δ Work collaboratively with members of allied disciplines community towards attaining optimum health for all the members of the society.
Δ Utilize resources for continued learning for their personal and professional development.
Δ Initiate change to improve the quality of professional nursing practice by participating in nursing research.
Δ Demonstrate communication skill effectively when dealing with people at all levels.
Δ Demonstrate skill in teaching supervision, administration, evaluation, guidance and counseling.
Δ Demonstrate leadership quality, decision making and critical thinking abilities in various situations.
Δ Utilize community resources to meet the health needs of the society.
Δ Apply practices moral and ethical values in day today personal and professional life and renders service commitment.
Δ Contribute efficiently as a responsive citizen and practice ethical values in personal and professional life.
Δ Male and female candidates are eligible to apply.
Δ Candidates for admission to the course of Bachelor of science in Nursing shall be required to have passed the higher secondary course/ Pre-Degree course or any other course with 10+2 years recognized as equivalent there to by University of Calicut with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as optional with minimum 50% aggregate marks.
Δ Selection will be made on the basis of Govt. Medical Entrance Examination and according to measures presented by Govt/ University from time to time .Management students are selected by college entrance examination and viva.
Δ Every students shall greet / salute their teachers in the formal way on the occasion of his meeting with them first for the day within the college campus.
Δ Students are required to observe the order at all time in the college and make as little noise as possible while moving from one place to another .
Δ Students are required to read daily the notice board and know all orders and posting.
Δ Ragging is any form is a criminal offence and will be dealt with in all seriousness. Any such activities will be reported to the police and the students indulging in ragging will be expelled/ dismissed from the college. The senior as well as junior students are direct to report instances of ragging if any, that may happened.
The college presently offers basic BSc nursing programme. The post-basic Nursing, diploma in cardio-Thoracics, and Vascular Nursing & MSc Nursing programmes will be commenced shortly.
Δ Foundations of Nursing
Δ Medical Surgical Nursing
Δ Community Health Nursing
Δ Child Health Nursing
Δ Mental Health Nursing
Δ Obstetrical and Gynaecological Nursing
Δ Nursing Research and Administration
Δ Nursing Education
Δ Continuing Nursing Education (CNE)
Curricular and extracurricular activities are organized regularly at various levels in collaboration with all the departments.
Δ Parent Teacher Association (PTA)
PTA aims for the melioration of the students by inviting interaction among management, teachers and parents where important decisions are taken and implemented.
PTA of JMCON conducts one General Body Meeting GBM in year and executive meetings are held every three months. The executive committee chaired by PTA President supports college day, graduation day and donates awards and scholarships.
Δ Community Activities
Scientific exhibitions medical camps health awareness rallyes role plays governmental activities like participating in pulse polio, leprosy & filariasis control programmes, school health programmes various health awareness days are also organized in collaboration with various departments.
Δ Remedial Teaching
Remedial teaching offers assistance to the slow learners.
Extra curricular SNA Activities
For the overall development of students a number of opportunities are provided to develop their skills and talents at various levels, through membership to SNA and participation at local state national conferences and scientific exhibitions in the context of ‘Thrissur pooram’ W to promote leadership potentialities in the students , Opportunities for activities like sports and arts are also provided through this association.
Graduation day, lamp lighting ceremony, occasions like Onam, Christmas, Ramsan, independence day are duly celebrated in every year. Our marching band is the integral part of Jubilee mission events. Students welcome the chief guest of the event with band of Indian culture.
Δ Wellness programmes
Students are encouraged to avail themselves for opportunities to pray in the college, such as retreats, first Friday Holy mass, confessions, and Rosary in the month October.
Δ Guidance and counseling
Guidance and counseling services, as helpful resource are provided to the students who need support. A full time qualified mental health professional is available to provide confidential personal counseling for the students.
A well set ventilated classroom, seminar halls, spacious examination hall, a serene prayer hall and an auditorium which can accommodate 2000 seats are made available in the college.
The necessary lab facilities are available for the academic accomplishment of the students. The laboratories are well equipped with modern manikins and simulation.
Δ Facilities are offered under
› Foundations of nursing lab
› Advanced clinical lab (simulation & CPR manikins).
› Nutritional laboratory.
› Computer lab.
› Anatomy lab.
› Community health lab.
› Child health lab.
› Maternity lab.
› Audio visual lab.
Δ Library facility
The central Library attached to the college has the objective of catering the academic, research and professional needs of various clientele. The library will remain open from 10 am to 6 pm on all working days. Library is spacious and well equipped with Book Magic Software for all library transactions. Library consists of 3540 books, 10 international Journals, 6 National Journals, 320 CD’s, 106 Back volumes, 30 Nursing projects, 2 News Papers.
The college has its own well ventilated hostel inside the campus for girls and faculty. It is made suitable to promote learning experience of students. College has a good playground, where the students are encouraged to involve in various games and sports events.
During the stay in hostel, the students will strictly adhere to the hostel rules and regulations. Hostel is attached to a chapel to nurture divinity among students. Apart from that there is a hygiene mess, counseling room, sick room & visitor’s room