Who We Are
March Towards excellence in nursing education and service
Choithram Hospital and research center is situated on the outskirts of indore city surrounded with lush green gardens,stands the magnificientexpase of this multispeciality health and educational institute.run by the choithram charitable trust spread over an area of 22 acres, the hospital started functioning on 16th July 1979.Initially it started with around 100 in patients. And within a few years its capacity reached upto 350 beds.Despite all the technologies excellence,choithram is more than just beds buildings and the equipments.it is a hospital with a life of its own,where caring attitude and small gestures of kindness play an important role in the care of its patients.thisphiliosphy of healing touch is reflected in the mono of the hospital.
Nursing education at Choithram started with opening the School of Nursing with 20 seats in General Nursing and Midwifery (GNM) course of 3/12 years in 1982. In 1996 B.Sc. nursing of 4 years course was started and GNM course was stopped in phased out manner. M.Sc. Nursing in five specialities with five seats in each specialty started in 2005. Post Basic B.Sc. nursing of 2 years was started in 2009 but stopped in 2015 because the number of admissions was too few, then again started in the year 2021. PhD in Nursing started in 2014, six research scholars are presently doing their doctorate in nursing. The yearly intake for B.Sc. Nursing is 75, M.Sc. Nursing is 25 and for Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing is 25. All the courses are affiliated to Madhya Pradesh Medical science university, Jabalpur (MPMSU). M.Sc. (N) and B.Sc. (N) are recognised by Indian Nursing Council and M.P. State Nurses Registration Council. College follows syllabi laid down by Indian Nursing Council and the ordinance approved by the university MPMSU. PhD program is conducted according to the guidelines provided by the UGC and under the procedure laid down by the university. From the year 2015, Health University, “Madhya Pradesh Health Sciences University, Jabalpur” has started functioning for all the health care disciplines, therefore, the 2015 and 2016 batches of B.Sc. (N) and M.Sc. (N) have been affiliated to the health university.