Velammal hospital is 7 years old teaching hospital with various strong specialty departments like Nursing. Velammal hospital is equipped with 2100 bed capacity. There are 1200 nurses a working in different shifts .Velammal hospital is a super specialty teaching hospital attached with Medical College. The entire Madurai city and surrounding villages are benefited out of the hospital service. Nurses of Velammal campus is catering a wonderful service and fulfilling the vision of founder Shri.M.V.Muthuramalingam.
The hospital nursing service is governed by an eminent Nursing Director who is a qualified Post graduate nurse and also by several nursing superintendents with PG qualifications.
Velammal School & College Nursing is functioning along with Velammal Hospital in the same campus. The man power of the nursing school & college comprises of Faculty members with PhD,(N),MSc(N), qualifications with a high profile of service in teaching and in clinical service.
The strength of Nursing at Velammal campus is integrated service. They prepare the nurses and nursing students towards holistic development. They jointly organize programmes like induction orientation, nurse’s day, Christmas, Pongal celebration; CNE’s and conferences. They also share their ‘knowledge and experiences’ in achieving common goals such as student learning, patient care and scientific advancement.
Hence, Nursing is strengthened by learning partners from Nursing College and Hospital at Velammal campus.