This Council is an autonomous statutory registration body for registering qualified Nurses, Midwives, Auxiliary-Nurse-Midwives /Multipurpose Health Workers / Health Visitors as per the provisions of the Act. It extend its registration to Union Territories ie: Pondicherry and Andaman & Nicobar Islands.
TERMINOLOGY • What is meant by Statutory? Lawful • What is meant by Statues? It is a written Law. • What is meant by Council? Official group of members governs by Law. • What is meant by Regulatory? To govern / to direct according to Law. • What is meant by Act? Any bill passed in the 2/3rd majority of the Legislative Body becomes Act. Eg., RTI Act. • What is Legislature? Legislature means Law Making Body. • Who is Legislator? Legislator is a member of Legislative Body.
FUNCTIONS OF THE COUNCIL AS PER THE TNNMC ACT : • REGISTRATION • Within State • Other State • Foreign Verification • RECOGNITION • Regulation of training programmes and granting recognition to the nursing institutions in Tamil Nadu, Pondicherry and Andaman & Nicobar Islands. • REVOKING • Monitoring the professional ethics. • Regulation and surveillance of professional conduct and take action against practice of their professional by quacks and check malpractice.
4 b) TOTAL NO OF INSTITUTIONS AND INTAKE OF STUDENTS PERMMITTED AS ON AUGUST 2014 PROGRAMME WISE
BOARDS AND UNIVERSITIES RECOGNISED BY INCIN TAMIL NADU AS PER 10(2) (4) OF INC ACT 1947:[A]Board:-
STEPS INVOLVED IN ESTABLISHING NURSING INSTITUTIONS GOVT ---ESSENTIALITYCERTIFICATE INC --- SUITABILITY TNC ---RECOGNITION EXAMINING BODY Affiliation UNIVERSITY GOVTBOARD CMAIBOARD SCHOOLOF NURSING (Diploma – ANM , GNM & DNEA) COLLEGE OF NURSING (Baccalaureate, Masters, PG Diploma CANDIDATES PASSED OUT FROM THE APPROVED NURSING INSTITUTION WILL BE PERMITTED TO DO REGISTRATION
CURRENT INVOLVEMENT • Web Site – Presently 150 Nursing institutions profile included in TNNMC website. (www.tamilnadunursingcouncil.com)
WEBSITE ADDRESS:www.tamilnadunursingcouncil.com(All registration particulars available)