Kottayam Government Medical College
DEPARTMENTS
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Department of Community Medicine

Dept. Head
:
Dr. Sobha A
Ward No
:
C2 Block
Phone
:
0481-2597367,9446793304
Email ID
:
www.web2u.in/kmcnew,communitymedicinekottayam@gmail.com
 
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  Faculty & Staff of Community Medicine Department
No
Doctor name
Designation
Phone
1
  Dr. Sobha A
  Professor & HOD
  9446793304  
2
  Dr.Manjula.V.D
  Additional Professor
  9447403067  
3
  Dr.Anitha Bhaskar
  Associate Professor
  9447039135  
4
  Dr.Binu Areekal
  Associate Professor
  9447355574  
5
  Mr.Sreekumar.B
  Associate Professor
  9446442286  
6
  Dr.Bindu Vasudevan
  Associate Professor
  9447219326  
7
  Dr.Geethadevi .M
  Assistant Professor
  9446202101  
8
  Dr.Anupa Lucas
  Assistant Professor
  9633624244  
9
  Dr.Chintha.S
  Assistant Professor
  9447375532  
10
  Dr. Tony Lawrence
  Assistant Professor
  9400364874  
11
  Smt.Leelakumary.P.V
  Assistant Professor
  9495269750  
12
  Mr.Suresh.K.V
  Assistant Professor
  9446037294  
13
  Dr. Surekh Ravi
  Lecturer (contract appointment)
    
14
  Dr. Deepak Krishnaraj
  Lecturer (contract appointment)
    
15
  Mohanakumar V
  Other
  9947248957  
16
  Sreedevi P
  Other
    
17
  S. N Vedavathi Amma
  Confidential Assistant
  9846135963  
18
  John Paulose
  Other
    
19
  P.V Ajayan
  Modeller
    
20
  Abdul Hameed
  J.L.A
    
21
  Shakeela P.A
  Class IV
    
22
  Sobhana M
  Class IV
    
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 Facilities of Community Medicine Department

 

Facilities Available

            It is an emerging specialty in modern medicine providing promotive, preventive and curative services through primary health care approach.

Courses conducted: 

                                   MBBS: 150 Students

                                   MD    :  2 seats

   I.  ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES

1. Undergraduate teaching for MBBS students

2. Postgraduate teaching for MD Community Medicine

3. Teaching programme for BDS, MSc. Nursing students, BSc Nursing students,

    D.Pharm students.

4. Guiding research projects of Postgraduates and undergraduates.

5. Annual Research Methodology workshop for Postgraduates and teaching faculties

 

   II.OUR OUT PATIENT SERVICES

      1.     Local OP

SERVICES PROVIDED  

  Daily OP from 8.30am to 11.30am

  Treatment for all common ailments

  Minor surgical procedures

  Referral services

  Training of House surgeons to function as Primary Health care Physicians

  Daily Life style modification clinic

  Disease surveillance

  Health Education 

2.     Preventive Clinic.

SERVICES PROVIDED

  Daily OP from 9 am to 11.30 am

  Round the clock administration of Anti rabies vaccinations and Anti Rabies Serum.

  Acts as a Model IDRV Clinic and provides training on IDRV to all health related staff in 

   3 districts

  Routine immunization and Optional Vaccination.

  Training of House surgeons

  Training of MSc Nursing, General Nursing, BSc Nursing and Nursing interns.

   Health Education to public

   Issuing Vaccination Certificate

   Routine reporting and surveillance activities 

   III .OUT REACH SERVICES

  • Conducts epidemic investigation during various disease outbreaks
  • Professor,Co-ordinator RPEID Cell and Entomologist are members of District RRT(Rapid Response Team)
  • Co-ordination and conducting out reach clinic in remote areas of Idukki district.
  • Conducting medical camp  in association with  various NGOs
  • Manpower support for Geriatric clinic

   IV. DISEASE SURVEILLANCE

  • There is a Regional PEID (Prevention of Epidemic and Infectious Disease) cell functioning under the department with Associate Professor as the Co-ordinator. Daily report of communicable diseases are collected from all Medicine units, Infectious disease units, Paediatrics and local OP. District wise break up of data is send to respective district IDSP units and  entire  data is send to State PEID cell and SDCMC(State Disease Control and Monitoring Cell) daily through e-mail.

   V. TRAINING ACTIVITIES

        Acts as a nodal centre for health related training activities

      Faculty of the department acts as  resource person for various training programmes

        Recent  activities include training of ASHA workers, Anganwadi workers and Health volunteers

   VI. OUR PERIPHRAL TRAINING CENTERS

        KMCH Centre, Ettumanoor

This Training centre is under direct control of Principal, Medical College, Kottayam. Assistant Professor in Community Medicine is the Administrative Medical Officer of this Institution. The centre caters a population of around 50,000. Round the clock services are provided besides the basic lab services. This centre is giving training to Interns, Nursing and other paramedical professionals.

        PHC, Kumarakom

        Block PHC, Athirampuzha

        Block PHC, Koodalloor  

  VII.RESEARCH GUIDANCE PROGRAMME 2010 FOR POST GRADUATES

Department of Community medicine organized 5th Research Guidance Programme 2010 for post graduate students of Medical College,Kottayam on 26th and 27th October 2010 at Learning Resource Center,MCK

Local OP

   

 

     

   

Preventive Clinic

 

   

  

KMCH Centre, Ettumanoor

 

                                                                      

 

Health Education by 5th semester students

 

          

 

Out reach Medical Camp at Vandiperiyar

 

     

  

Research Guidance Programme for PGs

  

Community Medicine Scheduler release