CHILD HEALTH NURSING
Child Health Nursing is
aimed to provide the highest possible state of health to each child. It includes
preventing diseases or injuries, helping children to meet their health needs,
to achieve and maintain adequate health and development. The role of the
paediatric nurse depends on her education, experience, job structure and
professional demands. The child care depends on the understanding of the parent
about the growth and development of the child.
The goal of the
paediatric nursing is to faster the growth and development of the children and
promote an optimum state of health physically, mentally and socially, so that
they may function at the peak of their capacity.