Department Of
Anaesthesiology

Student Support Activities:
Curricular
  • College provides scholarship/fees concession for undergraduate students.
  • Bridge courses & special classes are conducted for slow learners.
  • Quiz competitions are conducted for advanced learners.
  • ICMR projects are organized for advanced learners.
Co- Curricular
  • A sports and cultural committee organizes cultural and sports activities at the college level and at an inter-college level.
Extra-curricular
  • There are a student’s council and an alumni association for students.
Sports
  • A sports committee where students and faculty are members.
Research
  • Students are doing research activities under the guidance of faculty.
Well- being, etc.
  • There is a student’s grievances cell that will address the student grievances and take appropriate actions.
CME Programmes / Guest Lectures/ Conferences / Seminars/Workshop Organized

S. No

Name  of activities  

Type of activities  

Level of program (National/International)

Date 

Number of participants 

Credit points   

1

“Current concepts in Obstetric and Neonatal Care” involving anesthesiology, Obstetric and neonatal specialties

CME

National

17.10.2019

108

 

2

Aarupadai Veedu Medical College & Hospital, Puducherry and Indian society of Anesthesiologist , Puducherry chapter

Symposium

State

14.12.2019

120

 

3

Workshop on Basics of Ventilation

Workshop

State

22.02.2020

56

 

4

Virtual Celebration of  “World Anaesthesia Day” Lecture on “Basic concepts in Anesthesia for Postgraduates”

Guest Lectures

State

16.10.2020

150

 
Extension Activities:
  • We train postgraduate students, CRRI, paramedical students and faculty in BLS and ACLS on a regular basis in the skills lab.
  • In association with the Puducherry ISA branch, we conduct CME programmes. 
  • This year we have taken over the charge of ISA Puducherry on behalf of AVMC Puducherry.
Outreach Activities:
  • Free camps have been conducted for hernia cases along with surgery department and procedures are done free for all screened patients.
Patient Care:
Overview – describe the key role played by the department in hospital
  • We have well-equipped infrastructure and well-trained faculty to run the operation theatre for elective and emergency patient care, on call for 24 hrs. 
  • We also take care of patients in intensive care unit.
  • We train students and faculty in the skills lab.
Unique feature in patient care (eg. Daycare surgery, Zero - delay casualty)
  • Day care surgery
Clinical problems treated (eg. Acne, DM infertility, etc.)
  • Pain management
OPD services (Day, Time, Venue)
  • Elective theatre: 8.30am to 4.30pm (Monday to Friday).
  • Elective theatre : 8.30am to 1.00pm (Saturday).
  • Emergency theatre: 24 hours
Special clinics (Names, day, Time)
  • Pain clinic: 9.30 am to 12.00 pm (Wednesday & Friday)
IP Services ( Type of wards, High definitions Units/ ICUs, Facilities available)
  • Receiving area, operation theatre, recovery room, post-operative ward and surgical ICU.
Emergency services provided
  • All emergency surgical services are available for 24 hours.
Insurance schemes
  • Star Health Insurance 
  • MD Health Care Services India 
  • Tamilnadu Chief Minister Scheme
  • Tamilnadu Ex-serviceman 
  • Tamilnadu Employee 
  • Prime Minister Health Insurance Scheme
Patient welfare activities
  • Conducting free camps for surgical procedures
OT Services
  • Elective surgeries are done from Monday to Saturday 8.30 to 4.30 pm 
  • Emergency surgeries are done on 24 hours basis.
Patient feedback on services (can be give as quoted text)
  • Patient feedback obtained on discharge.
Best Practices:
  • Ultrasonographic guided nerve block technique for surgical procedures and post-operative analgesia and central vein catheterization.  
  • Simulation-based training to CRRIs, postgraduates in BLS, ACLS, and IV cannulation.
Unique Features Of The Department:
  • 100% BLS, ACLS, hands-on training to all CRRIs, postgraduates.
  • Palliative care services.