Faculty of Health Sciences in Eelo Universityu is a non-profit institution of higher education, its mission is to change lives for good by offering high quality and relevant lifelong education to anyone with the desire to learn.
The faculty of Health sciences offers following health programs:-
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing(BSN)
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
the overall aim of the post-basic bachelor of science degree in nursing programme is to provide higher education to registered nurses (RN) to enable them give quality nursing care in hospitals and communities at the preventive, promotive, curative and rehabilitation level.
The program provides a foundation for graduate education in nursing, and serves as a stimulus for continuing professional development.
The first year establishes the foundation for the study of nursing with an introduction to concepts, principals and theories related to understanding pre-clinical, and fundamentals in nursing practice, and introduction to midwifery and midwifery Care.
In the second year with the continuation of pre-clinical nursing focuses on identification of health risk factors- diseases,and promotion of principle of nursing and midwifery management. The Clinical nursing skills are practiced first in the university’s Laboratory.
Third year nursing courses focus on clinical practices and how to care of individuals and families of all ages who are experiencing the stress of illness. During this year the learner will be acquiring knowledge, skills and attitudes to enable him/her promote health, prevent illness, diagnose, manage and coordinate rehabilitation of patients of all ages.
During the fourth year, student medical experiences are planned to encourage synthesis of knowledge gained in preceding years and focus on individuals, families, and communities. For practicing purposes students attend and offer free health servicesto venerable people who are experiencing more complex illnesses and problems by visiting hospitals, MCH and selected locations in the country with experienced doctors.
Professional role behaviors that are augmented during the years of subsequent study are expanded during the last year. The professional school of nursing trains undergraduate students in all aspects of the nursing profession, from promoting healthy behavior to providing health care in rural and urban settings. Students have an opportunity to work on faculty research projects and practicing real-life clinical experiences within the university’s hospital. There are also nearby government and private hospitals as well as other community and organizations healthcare facilities.