Our Courses

   Affiliated to The Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R Medical University, Chennai    

 

 “The Right Choice to serve the society when educated at Vadamalayan Institute of Medical and Allied Health Sciences”

Following Courses are conducted at our institution in affiliation with The Tamilnadu Dr MGR Medical University

  B.Sc.Nuclear Medicine Technology  

         Nuclear Medicine is a branch of medicine that deals with the use of radioactive substances in research, diagnosis, and treatment. 

      Nuclear medicine is deals with medical imaging that helps physicians identify, diagnose, and treat certain conditions by using small amounts of radioactive material. Nuclear medicine is especially valuable in pinpointing molecular activity, which enables doctors to judge the severity of a condition.

    Nuclear Medicine Technology is an under graduate allied health science specialization course. The course is provided under the affiliation of The Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R Medical University. It is a four years program including one year internship. It combines elements of Applied Anatomy, Physiology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics and Computing with patient care skills. Radioactive tracers are administered to patients in order to diagnose and/or treat disease.

A nuclear medicine technologist under the guidance and direction of Nuclear Medicine Physicians prepares radioactive drugs and administers them to patients in order to create images that cause abnormal areas of the body to appear different from normal images. They operate the equipment that creates these images in a patient’s body.

Duration : 3 Years + 1 Year Internship
Eligibility: +2 (Biology Must)
No. of Intake Per Year : 10 to 20 Seats

Main Subjects 

I –  Year

  • Human Anatomy & Physiology.
  • Basics of Computer and Image hard copies production in  NM, including X-ray Film / Image processing Techniques
  • Basic physics & Nuclear Physics.

II-rd Year

  • Physics of Nuclear Medicine instrumentation
  • Radiochemistry & Radio pharmacy
  • Nuclear Medicine Techniques & Special Procedures.

III-rd Year

  • Recent advances in Nuclear Medicine Techniques
  • Radiation Biology & Radiation safety in Nuclear Medicine.
  • Quality Assurance in Nuclear Medicine.

B.S.c Cardiac Technology  

           Cardiac technology is an area of specialization for allied health professionals. Cardiac technologists assist physicians in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiac (heart) and peripheral vascular (blood vessel) conditions and monitor patients during these procedures.

          Cardiac Care Technology is an under graduate allied health science specialization course. Cardiac technicians prepare patients and assist doctors for Angiography, Cardiac Catheterization, open heart surgery and the implanting of pace makers. Cardiac technicians monitor patient during these cardiac procedures. They also assist doctors take images of the heart and peripheral blood vessels through both invasive and noninvasive procedures, such as catheterization, balloon angioplasty, or the use of ultrasound equipment. The course is three years duration and one year Internship and career orienting in nature that opens many jobs for them after its successful completion.

Duration : 3 Years + 1 Year Internship
Eligibility: +2 (Biology Must)
No. of Intake Per Year :  20 Seats

Main Subjects 

I – Year

  • Applied Anatomy, Physiology and Bio-chemistry related to Cardiac Technology
  • Pathology, Microbiology and Pharmacology related to Cardiac Technology
  • Medical Electronics, biophysics and computer usage relevant to Cardiac Technology and Basic Electrocardiography

II-rd Year

  • Clinical features and treatment relevant to Cardiac Technology and Basic life support
  • Advanced ECG and Treadmill exercise stress testing and 24 hour Ambulatory ECG and BP recording
  • Echocardiography

II-rd Year

  • Cardiac catheterization laboratory basics
  • Cardiac catheterization laboratory advanced

 B.S.c. Physician Assistants

          Physician assistants work in collaboration with licensed physicians to provide medical care to patients. This course to provide basic theoretical and practical knowledge relevant to current Clinical practice Including Patient Care. The Candidate will be trained in Emergency Care, Monitoring of Vital Signs , Monitoring the Patient in Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and in Medical and Surgical ward to assist the Physician. The Candidate will also get necessary training in handling instrument which are routinely used in Patient care.

          Physician assistant is an allied health professional who works under a doctor’s supervision. Both, the doctor as well as the PA, share patient care responsibility. … Physician assistants may assist doctors in surgical procedures but they themselves are not licensed to perform surgery

Duration : 3 Years + 1 Year Internship
Eligibility: +2 (Biology Must)
No. of Intake Per Year : 20 Seats

Main Subjects 

I – year syllabus

  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Biochemistry
  • Introduction to computers
  • Technical writing/spoken English

IInd year syllabus

  • Medicine & pharmacology
  • Surgery/ equipments / Anesthesiology
  • Pediatrics & geriatrics
  • Clinical microbiology
  • obstetrics & gynecology

 IIIrd year syllabus

  • Cardiology & cardiac surgery
  • Neurology
  • Nephrology / Pulmonology
  • gastroenterology/orthopedics
B.S.c Dialysis Technology

           This Course provides basic Knowledge and complete theoretical Practical and technical training relevant to Dialysis including Hemodialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis. The Candidate will be trained in providing wholesome renal care for Chronic Kidney Disease Patient.

          Dialysis Technology is a 3- year undergraduate degree. The course is designed to prepare students to administer hemodialysis treatments for patients with renal failure, under the supervision of a physician. The course imparts knowledge in basic anatomy and physiology, dialysis preparation, dialysis prescription interpretation, extracorporeal circuit, dialyzer setup and maintenance, patient preparation, equipment monitoring, venepuncture and local Anesthesia administration, taking vital signs, documentation and communication, safety and sanitation, emergency interventions, and professional standards and ethics.

Duration : 3 Years + 1 Year Internship
Eligibility: +2 (Biology Must)
No. of Intake Per Year : 20 Seats

Main Subjects 

I –  Year Syllabus

  • Anatomy Physiology and Biochemistry
  • Nutrition and Principle of Nursing Care

IInd Year

  • Microbiology Pathology I & II and Pharmacology
  • Community Medicine and Basic Medical Electronics

III rd Year

  • Dialysis Technology
  • Renal Disease Therapeutics

B.S.c Operation Theatre & Anesthesia Technology

           A modern Operation Theatre is a cornucopia of various state of the art machines & equipments. The set up, preparation and handling of this equipment then become a vital part of the functioning. … Operation theatre & Anesthesia technology is meant to train the candidate in all the procedures in operation theatre.

          Operation Theatre & Anesthesia Technology is an under graduate allied health science specialization course. The main objective of B.Sc. in Operation Theatre and Anesthesia Technology course is to equip students with the knowledge of anesthetic equipment, their usage and how to monitor the patients. They assist doctors in ICUs, emergency wards, and operation theatre. They are basically allied healthcare professionals.

          They are responsible for direct and indirect patient care, equipment set up and operation procedures. They are trained to assist the surgeons during the procedures and assume responsibility for completion of other functions as assigned

Duration : 3 Years + 1 Year Internship
Eligibility: +2 (Biology Must)
No. of Intake Per Year : 20 Seats

I – Year Syllabus

  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Biochemistry
  • Pathology
  • English
  • Basics of computer science
  • Clinical/theatres in he mornings

IInd year syllabus

  • Pharmacology
  • Microbiology
  • Medicine & medical ethics
  • Principles of Anesthesia -I
  • Clinical /theatres in the mornings

IIIrd year syllabus

  • Sterilization procedures
  • Principles of Anesthesia – II
  • Clinical training / Operation theatre’s in the mornings

B.S.c Radiography & Imaging Technology

          Radiology and Imaging Technology – BRDIT. Radiologist, Physicians and surgeons who learn the highly-advanced skill of interpreting and diagnosing medical imaging are called radiologists

           Radiography & Imaging technology may be described as the science of taking images of the internal and hidden portions of the human body for the purpose of diagnosing diseases and ailments
This is an under graduate allied health science specialization course. The course has been designed to impart advanced and specialized technical training to eligible candidates in medical imaging techniques such as CT scan and MRI, specialized PACS and QM, and other regular procedures.
Duration: 3 Years + 1 Year Internship
Eligibility: +2 (Biology Must)
No. of Intake Per Year : 20 Seats

Main Subjects 

I -Year

  • Human Anatomy, Physiology & Pathology relevant to Radiology.
  • General Physics, Radiation Physics & Physics of Diagnostic Radiology
  • Radiography Equipments, Maintenance and Quality Control related to X­ray only.

IInd Year

  • Clinical Radiography.
  • X­ray Film / Image processing Techniques including Dark Room Techniques.
  • Contrast & Special Radiography procedures.

IIIrd Year

  • Equipments of Advanced Imaging Modalities
  • Modern Imaging Techniques and Recent Trends in Imaging
  • Quality Control, Radiobiology & Radiation Safety in Radio diagnosis / Imaging other than X­ray related.

 

B.S.c Accident & Emergency Technology

            This course trains the candidates to grow to be an expert in accident and emergency care department (A & E). On completion of this course, the candidates will have intellectual knowledge and skills to provide inclusive and constant care for patients to overcome the emergency situations
           Accident & Emergency Technology is an under graduate allied health science specialization course. The Accident & Emergency Technologist trained at Trauma Care, Emergency Care, BLS, ACLS Care techniques. Once they completed the 4 years course of study, they became Emergency Care Technologist, Posted in ER ward, Ambulance to save the life of the persons in emergency.

Duration : 3 Years + 1 Year Internship
Eligibility: +2 (Biology Must)
No. of Intake Per Year :  20 Seats

 I Year Syllabus

  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Biochemistry
  • Emergency medical services
  • English
  • Introduction to computers
  • Hospital orientation

IInd year syllabus

  • Pathology
  • Microbiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Patient examination and nursing
  • Emergency medicine and emergency medical services ­ II Hospital orientation

IIIrd year syllabus

  • Emergency medicine and emergency medical services ­ III
  • Emergency surgery and emergency surgical services
  • Clinical procedures & instrument in emergency services
  • Patient care

 

Collaborative with the Alagappa University, Karaikudi
 M.B.A Health Service Management

              MBA in Health Service Management area will provide a fundamental exposure to the theories in management and practice by contemporary executives with international perspective. As the face of the health care industry continues to change on an almost daily basis, the demand for professionals who can effectively manage hospital and healthcare organizations is on the rise.

          The hospital management course is an integrated course that covers different directions of clinical and nonclinical workflows. It is providing the platform for the aspiring managers and administrators to manage and execute the smooth healthcare performance along with administrative, medical, legal and financial control. The professionally qualified, trained hospital administrator act as a cornerstone for the successful operation of the healthcare facility.The implementation of hospital management system provides the advantages that improve the service quality and efficiency.

           Students after completion of this course can look at lucrative career options and campus placements in Clinical Operations, Non – Clinical Operations, HR, Administration, Quality, Sales, Business Development, Health Finance, Patient care, Customer Service, Telemedicine, claims, medical tourism, etc

            In the first year, students would study the basics of healthcare and management. In the second year, students would get specialized in Hospital management/administration stream and learn the management aspects concerned with Hospitals.

Duration : 2 Years
Eligibility: Any Degree
No. of Intake Per Year : 20 Seats

 

Collaborative with National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS ) & Indian Medical Association (IMA), Delhi
Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology

           Medical Laboratory Technology Course is responsible for performing laboratory Investigations relating to the Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention of disease. Medical Laboratory Technology is one of the most important and largest professions that offer allied health care services. Professionals in this field perform tests that aid in treatment and diagnosis of diseases. As important members of the health care team, professionals in this field assist physicians during the diagnosis and treatment of patients.

Duration : 2 Years
Eligibility : +2 (Biology Must)
No. of Intake Per Year : 25 Seats


Diploma in Medical Imaging Technology 

           This Course plays a very vital role in Patient care in Hospital. This Two Years diploma course trains a person to be a Radiologic technologist who is an Allied Health Medical Profession. This Course is Designed to impart training and Practical Experience in taking X-rays of the human body using basic X-ray Equipments and other special modalities such as Computer Tomography (CT) and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI).

Duration: 2 Years
Eligibility: +2 (Biology Must)
No. of Intake Per Year : 25 Seats