The word nursing is derived from the world “nutricus” which means to nourish, to cherish, to protect, to support, to sustain, to train, educate and supply with essential of growth. Promotional nursing is a service promoted to promotion of human and social welfare, meeting health needs of an individual, families and societies. Nursing is a dynamic, therapeutic and educative process which involves application of scientific knowledge and skills.
Our concept of health is based on its very definition; health is a state of physical, social, mental well-being and not merely an absence of disease or infirmity. Knowledge management, development of intelligence and professionalism are the hallmarks of Madhviraje Nursing College.