Punjab public college of Nursing aims to meet this critical challenge of preparing nurses for professional practice. At PPCN, students are taught the principles of Caring, Excellence and Integrity, and exposed to the finest of caring and learning environment, wherein they learn, grow, and flourish in the best traditions of professional education. With demographic changes over the coming decades expected to worsen the shortage of nurse aides in hospitals, nursing homes, and home health care settings, there lies a tremendous demand for specialised nursing professionals. The future opens up immense opportunities and a sojourn with Punjab Public College of Nursing opens up immense prospects.
Today’s healthcare delivery systems demands sophisticated, competent professionals with a background that enables them to work in varied settings. At Punjab public college of Nursing, students gain excellent academic exposure through various continuing nursing education programmes, conferences, workshops, an exhaustive library and visits of eminent personalities. Further, they also have the opportunity also have opportunity to get training out patient clinics, casualty, emergency, critical care units, operation theaters, inpatient wards, radio diagnostic units and central clinical laboratories in the teaching hospitals and hone their skills.
Nursing has emerged as one of the most sought-after professions in the world today. No longer are nursing graduates limited to hospital-based inpatient care. Today’s graduates can find abundant opportunities in such fast-expanding areas as home care, community health, other outpatient sites, long-term care, schools, nursing management, as well as hospitals and ambulatory care settings.