SNA Report

STUDENTS NURSES ASSOCIATION :

The Student Nurses’ Association (SNA) of MMM College of Nursing is one of the best platforms for the student nurses and it provides curricular and co-curricular programs, communicates issues and concerns relevant to nursing, encourages participation in community health-related activities and promotes legislative involvement of the nursing student. The SNA aids in the development of the whole person, his/her professional role and his/her responsibility for healthcare of people in all walks of life. SNA unit of our college strictly follows the Bye- laws of Trained Nurses Association of India (TNAI).

Purposes:
The purposes of the SNC are to provide programs representative of fundamental and current professional interest and concerns to nursing students. Membership in SNC aids in the development of the whole person, including the professional role.

Objectives:

 To uphold the dignity and honour of the nursing profession.
 To promote participation in student community affairs.
 To involve the students in intercollegiate sports and cultural activities.
 To promote collaborative relationships with various health organizations.
 To bring out the talents and confidence of the students for the upliftment of self and society.
 To inculcate the value of espirit de corps.
 To develop leadership abilities among the students.
 To improve e the students social contacts to enhance professional growth the students social contacts to enhance professional growth.

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Office Bearers of SNA 2014-15
President – DR.Rosaline Rachel(Principal MMMCON)
SNA Advisors – Mrs. Abitha Sondarya ,Reader
Mrs. Anita Roshni Das,Lecturer
Vice president – Ms. Claran SharonRajkumari
Secretary – Ms.Aleena Marium Oomen
Treasurer – Ms. Mahalakshmi
Disciplinary Committee – Ms.Priyanka
Social Welfare Committee – Ms.Lakshmipriya
Hostel Committee – Ms.Pavithra
Mess Committee – Ms.Beula
Editorial Committee – Ms.Shruthi K.
Sports – Ms.Roja
Fund Raising – Ms.Maheshwari
Cultural – Ms.Neenu
Health – Ms.Surabhi

Bye laws of SNA:

Membership
All the under graduate nursing students of the MMM College of Nursing are the members of SNA.

Membership fee

Each Student pays Rs.200/- every year to the SNA fund.
Affiliations
 T.N.Dr.MGR MEDICAL UNIVERSITY,GUINDY,CHENNAI.
 INDIAN NURSING COUNCIL, NEW DELHI
 TAMIL NADU NURSES AND MIDWIVES COUNCIL

Official organ

The Nursing Journal of India is the official organ of the Association.
ACTIVITIES CONDUCTED BY SNA IN 2013-2014
The annual budget report was read by Ms.Ashwini Niranjana former treasurer and declaration of SNA results was done by Prof. Rosaline Rachel Principal MMM CON. Declaration of responsibilities by the committee members and handing over was done to newly elected members. The file was handed over to Ms. Diana Thomas by Ms. Greacia Peral, former SNA VP.

The following were the activities conducted for the year 2013-2014.
 Mess committee meeting was conducted as the first meeting on 24/7/2013 at Principal’s office. Issues and suggestions were presented and decision was taken.

 On 30/7/2013 as part of commencing of the university exam for the year 2013 a special prayer was conducted. Fr. Ninan Chacko blessed the occasion and hall tickets were distributed.
 On 13/8/2013 a special prayer meeting was arranged and welcomed His Grace Gee Varghese Mar Diascoros Thirimeni and he delivered the message and students were given time for intreraction with Thirumeni.

 On 15/8/2013 Independence Day was celebrated and Mrs. Amudhavalli Lecturer hoisted the National Flag and students were given with sweets and snacks.

 On 2/9/2013 the First SNA General Body Meeting was conducted. Prof. Rosaline Rachel announced the new rules and regulations to be followed. Teaching and non teaching faculties were present for the meeting.

 As part of Nutrition week from 1st-7 th sep students of 2nd year B.Sc nursing along with 2 faculties attended NUTIUTSAV programme at MMM hospital on 6th sep. Students participate in many events and students were awarded for winning.

 On 7/9/2013 Teachers Day Programme was celebrated. Dr. Vivian was invited as the chief guest for the day. The students arranged different games for the teachers and all actively participated, prize distribution was also done for various events.

 On 13/9/2103 Onam was celebrated, games for both teachers and students were arranged. All were provided with Onasadhya by our Mess Manager, Mess Manager was honored on the same day. Onam message was delivered by Mr. Thomas Jacob, Administrative Manager.

 On 19/9/2013 a special session was organized for students on making aware on the topic VISION OF COMMUNITY HEALTH SERVICES. The session was taken over by Dr.Sushil Tharian (Director of Christian Fellowship Hospital Chennai.)

 On 23/9/2013 2nd SNA Executive General Body Meeting was conducted in seminar hall. The meeting was conducted for motivating the SNA office bearers to actively participate for the following programmes.

 As part of World Heart Day on 23/9/2013 2nd year B.Sc Nursing students conducted a programme and done power point presentation on the topic Reason for the children and women who are more prone for heart and causes of CVD.

 On behalf of MMM hospital they conducted World Heart Day programme and all participated for the Quiz competition.
 On 1/10/2013 World Heart Day celebration was celebrated in the college of Nursing and PPT was presented by Mrs. Samathanapriya,Lecturer MMM CON on prevention of CVD among mothers and children.

 On 1/10/2013 as part of Elderly day students of IV the year B.Sc Nursing organized Health Education programme regarding old age problems and its management in Koyamedu Primary School. We had a good involvement by community people.

 From 3/10/2013-5/10/2013 Biennial conference was conducted which was held at ANNAI JKK Sampoorani Ammal College of Nursing Erode. From College of Nursing 13 students were selected and given chance for participating at various events. All were actively participated and had a good experience.

 On 21/10/2013 Dengue Awareness Programme was conducted at College Of Nursing and PPT was organized by Prof. Padmavathy Kamaraj vice Principal MMM CON on dengue and its treatment.

 On 29/10/2013 between 2pm to 5 pm Fresher’s day programme was organized for new batch of students at MMM auditorium. Different programme were conducted for students and all actively participated.

 On 9/11/2013 at MMM auditorium First Graduation Ceremony for 2009-2012 batch and the Sixth Lamp Lightening Ceremony for 2013 batch was organized and chief guest graced the occasion and it was one of the memorable day.

 On 16/11/2013 World Diabetic Day and children’s day was organized and fancy competition on fames leader were organized and prizes were distributed to winners.

 A part of world AIDS day students of IV year B.Sc (N) coordinating with red ribbon club in-charge Mrs. Amuthavalli lecturer conducted AIDS awareness programme in various area on following day s 3/12/2013- Nolumbur, 5/12/2013 at Shenoy Nagar health post, on 6/12/2013 at Ayanawaram health post and Perumalpet health post.

 On 13/12/2013 and 2nd hostel day celebration was done and student were divided into groups and given a theme RIMBOE and instructed them to arrange the room according to the theme. Along with the best hostel room, best cupboard, campfire and moon light diners arranged. Student had a fulfill day.

 The CREO 2013 means igniting the young minds conducted from 16/12/2013-18/12/2013.
16/12/2013-focussed on off stage events
17/12/2013- sports day
18/12/2013 – on stage events and valedictory functions

 This was a good opportunity for teachers as were as students to bring out their talents. On 18/12/13 the chief guest was Ms. Apoorva Elizabeth Mithra 1st runner up of Femina Ms.South India, she awarded the student winner for various events.

 On 20/12/2013 Christmas day was celebrated at MMM con father. G. Mathew holy cross CSI church was the chief guest and father delivered Christmas message on real meaning of Christmas followed by programme like Christmas choir from all batches and arrival of Santa Claus. All batch students and faculties were distributed with Christmas cake and gifts.

 On 3/1/2014 reopening day after Christmas vacation we arranged New Year prayer 2014 to start the year with good thoughts and spirit. Father Ninan Chacko Chaplin delivered the New Year message and prayer ended by distributing sweets and new year calendar to all students.

 On 13/1/2014 we celebrated Pongal and National Youth Day .It was conducted as two sessions morning all batch students were given chance to prepare pongal and pot painting Rongali competition was held. All had a new experience followed by pongal message by Prof. Padmavathy Kamray,Vice Principal,MMM.

 On 13/2/2014 conducted 3rd GB meeting and all problems and issues were discussed with all batch members and new instructions was given by Principal Mam.

 As part of World Women’s Day on 8/3/2014 organized Cancer Awareness Screening Camp with SMF in coordination with two doctors at Ayappakkam, Community Hall. Clinical Examination, Breast examination, Cervical examination was done and students of IVth year BSc.(N) organized health education programme for public. All had good cooperation and report of screening was submitted.

 The 4th GB meeting was conducted on 10/07/2014 at 3rd year class room for electing the Nominees for the SNA election 2014-2015.The current problems and issues were discussed with the students.
 For students to become closer to God, the college arranged prayer for all students. The prayer will be held every Wednesday between 4pm to 5pm and it is leaded by Mrs. Annie. All the students have been benefited through this.

 The SNA election for the year 2014-2015 was held on 15-17-2014 at MMM CON and the results were announced on 16-07-2014 and on 18-07-2014 were planned for handing over and swearing in ceremony for newly elected committee members.

SNA ACTIVITIVES PLANNED FOR THE YEAR 2014-2015
15.08.2014:The Independence Day celebration is planned in the College with the hoisting of the National Flagand to express our patriotism the Flag song and national songs will be sung.

06.07.2014:Onam celebration is planned in a traditional way.The competitions planned to be conducted are Flower decoration,lemon and spoon,pot breaking and Tug of War.
Along with Onam celebration is planned the Teachers Day celebrationis planned.

01.07.2014 to 07.07.2014:Nutrition Week is planned to review the students knowledge with a Quiz competition on Therapeutic Diet for five different diseases.

29.07.2014:World heart Day is celebrated by reminding the essence of a healthy heart by organizing an Elocution competition in Tamil and English.

10.10.2014:Hostel Day is celebrated in a grand way to make the students enjoy a day exclusively for themselves.Various competitions are planned like Treasure Hunt,Eating Murku,Drinking Juice.

22.10.2014: Diwali celebrations are organized by bursting of fire crackers. singing and dance competitions along with Drama competitions.

14.11.2014: Childrens day is planned by showing affection towards the students.The health committee along with the SNA plan to celebrate World Diabetes day and Slogan competition on Healthy living and Diabetes.

01.12.2014:World AIDS day is planned in collaboration with YRC to create and awareness on AIDS.

19.12.2014: Christmas celebration is planned with skit on the essence of Christmas and Carol singing too.

14.01.2014 &15.01.2014:Pongal celebration is planned along with the cultural committee. Poetry competition in Tamil along with Rangoli competition will be kept.

26.01.2014:Republic Day celebration was organized to express our patriotism for the country.

04.02.2014:World Cancer day is planned to be celebrated and a panel discussion and a MIMI in this regard is planned.

08.03.2014: International Womens day is celebrated to bring out the essence of womanhood. Guest speaker is invited and fancy dress competitions are planned.

07.04.2014:World health day is to be celebrated on collaboration with the health committee collage competition is planned in this regard.

12.05.2014:International Nurses Day is celebrated and a MIMI competition is planned to see the Evolution on the Image of Nursing.

05.06.2014:This day wil be celebrated by planting of saplings.It will be conducted by competitions like vegetable carving and flower decoration.
2nd week of July:The SNA elections are to be held to elect new members.
These are the activities planned for the upcoming year.