A paramedic is a specially trained medical technologist who provides a wide range of emergency medical care to make health care easy and effective. The courses in paramedical sciences make one eligible for various career options in medical industry.
from dean's desk
Dear Parents and Students Paramedical Science can be defined as a practice in the area of medical science that deals with pre-hospitalization emergency services. A person working in the field of paramedical sciences is referred to as paramedic. A paramedic is a specially trained medical technologist who provides a wide range of emergency medical care to make health care easy and effective. The courses in paramedical science make one eligible for various career options in medical industry.
I take immense pleasure in extending a warm welcome to you to the University College of Paramedical Sciences. As a Head of this institutional hub, I take great pride to introduce you about the college. We are producing trained paramedics here like OT technologists, lab technologists and offer both degree as well as diploma courses. We have also introduced a bachelor degree course in Radio Imaging Technology. We are equipped with trained and well qualified staff members of relevant fields.
Students are encouraged from the beginning of the courses to obtain scientific knowledge from their teachers. We motivate them to question, reason, learn and imbibe life processes regarding medics that are vital for human mind and body. The students should involve themselves in different hobbies and extra-curricular activities for their overall development. I wish you the best in your future endeavors and hope you are able to make the most of your stay at Guru Kashi University.
Paramedical Science can be defined as a practice in the area of medical science that deals with pre-hospitalization emergency services. A person working in the field of paramedical sciences is referred to as paramedic. A paramedic is a specially trained medical technologist who provides a wide range of emergency medical care to make health care easy and effective. The courses in paramedical science make one eligible for various career options in medical industry.
Medical laboratory technologists examine and analyze body fluids, tissues, blood typing, microorganisms, screening, chemical analyses, cell counts etc. of the human body. They play an important role in collecting the information needed for treating most pathology cases by sampling, testing, analyzing and reporting such investigations.
Lab Technician in different branches/sections
Minor Emergency Centres
Own Diagnostic Laboratory
Supervisor or Management position in Pathology Labs and Hospitals.
Supervisor in Health Care Administration.
Marketing personnel/ Diagnostic kits.
Operation Theatre Technicians (OTT)
An OT technician usually is a part of a team that comprises of Doctors/Surgeons, nurses and other paramedical staff. He/she usually functions under the instructions of the Doctor/Surgeon leading the surgery. Besides assisting the Doctor/Surgeon in surgery, anesthesia and instrumentation, OTs are also capable of taking care of basic patient monitoring activities. ICUs, CCUs and Emergency departments are common places where OT technicians can be found in action.
Cardiac Units/ Cath Labs.
Minor Emergency Centres.
Training and Placements
Our students are taking training and different hospitals of various places. They are getting training at operation theatre and various laboratories.
They are easily hired by various recruiters at India plus abroad also. In today’s polluted environmental conditions, health is deteriorating, so medical laboratory professionals plus oOperation Theatre Technicians are in high demand at various laboratories and hospitals.
The College has well equipped Medical Laboratory for the Practical Training of the students
Own Operation theatre & Demonstration Room, fully equipped with required instruments, machinery, tools etc. (According to the syllabus.)
Anatomy & Physiology Lab
Charts and Models of Anatomy & Physiology of Human Body System.
Institute has a rich collection of charts, models, and dummy, clinical equipments like B.P. Set, Weighing Machine and all types of the clinical and nursing home apparatus, etc.
Guru Kashi Diagnostic Lab
The Institute is providing the facility of medical tests on reasonable charges to poor patients daily.
Video films on different topics of the syllabus are shown to the students to increase their practical as well as theoretical knowledge.
The Library has a large collection of medical books on various subjects and the students are imparted teaching with the help of magazines and books. The books are issued for their home/hostel reading. The faculty dictates the notes in the class-rooms to the students in Punjabi, Hindi and English.
Institute is equipped with CCTV surveillance cameras which can be monitored from the office to maintain discipline.
Computer & Internet Lab
The students are provided uninterrupted Internet facility.