School of Paramedics & Allied Health Sciences, Centurion University is designed as one of the best model paramedical department in Eastern India where raw talents are shaped, guided and polished to emerge as through professionals in the highly competitive knowledge-based world. It has been established to play a pivotal role to produce performance oriented professionals who will excel in their respective fields with excellence and shape the destiny of our healthcare industry.
The School of Paramedics and Allied Health Sciences (SoPAHS) established in 2016 is dedicated to create and strengthen teaching and skill building of paramedical and allied health science courses in Odisha and neighbouring states to meet the rising demand of skilled health workforce and contribute to the national mission of Skill India. The school is poised to develop as one of the best model paramedical school in eastern India to play pivotal role to produce performance oriented paramedic professionals that would shape the destiny of India’s health care industry. It aims at developing competence and provides students with facilities for quality education, complete laboratory training and clinical exposure.
SoPAHS thrives to become the choicest institute in India, providing quality paramedic and allied health science education and skill to create industry ready professionals. It tries to achieve its goal by providing high-tech laboratory facilities to the students. Along with the laboratory facilities, it works at providing Qualified and experienced faculties to help students for acquiring hands-on training sessions. We have collaborated with Hospitals, diagnostic centers and various research labs to provide real time training experience to the students. Also, we emphasize on providing peer support and peer analysis for soft skill acquisition to the students.
The curriculum framed is approved by experts of each field, who have years of experience in their relevant field of work. The emphasize is given to provide avenues for their practical training. SoPAHS conducts several camps in remote areas, in order to do its bit in providing service to the community and mankind.
- Ph. D. in Clinical and Applied Microbiology
- M.Sc. in Medical Laboratory Technology
- M.Sc. in Applied & Clinical Microbiology
- B.Sc. Medical Laboratory Technology
- B.Sc. Clinical Microbiology
- B.Sc. Radiology & Imaging Technology
- B.Sc. Optometry
- B.Sc. Emergency Medicine Technology
- B.Sc. Operation Theater Technology
- B.Sc. Anesthesia Technology
Certificate courses offered:
- Certified Ophthalmic Assistant
- Certified Ophthalmic Surgical Assistant
- Certified Dialysis Technician
- Certified ECG Technician
- Certified EEG Technician
- Certified EMG Technician
- Certified Blood Collection Technician
- Certified Ward Technician
Paramedical Science – A Parallel Medical Science:
Paramedics can be defined as a practice in the field of medical science that deals with pre-hospital emergency services. A person working in this field is referred to as a paramedic. They work as an emergency medical care provider, who provides primary medical and trauma care. To become a successful paramedic, a person should have the ability to work in rotational shifts and should have presence of mind to take the right decision during an emergency. The major areas of work in the field of paramedical sciences are spinal injury management, fracture management, obstetrics, management of burns and assessment, and evaluation of general incident scene. A person working in the field of Para – Medicine must be well acquainted with the medical equipment maintenance procedures, radio operating procedures as well as emergency vehicle operation. The increasing demand of skilled paramedical professionals has opened up several career opportunities for young aspirants. Many paramedical institutes offer courses in the field of Para – Medicine, at degree and diploma levels.
Prospects as a Paramedic:
After pursuing a course in the field of paramedical science, one can explore various career options available in the medical industry. A paramedic can draw job opportunities in government hospitals, private clinics and trauma centers. Such medical professionals can work as medical lab technicians, radiography technicians, emergency technicians, emergency care practitioners etc. Besides, they can opt for high – end specialization courses and discover umpteen opportunities in India and abroad. However, paramedics is a demanding job as emergency medical services and facilities operate 24×7; thus, professionals in this field must be devoted to their job and willing to work anytime when duty calls.
To craft an internationally competitive & research focused department, open to the needs of the people, while distributing superlative edification and knowledge. To place it in the forefront of research and development, invention, knowledge transfer and human resource development in the global academic field and industry.
School of Paramedics & Allied Health Sciences aims to provide trained, qualified, technical personnel in the field of Paramedical Science to support the medical profession. The objective of the Paramedical Science education programme is to ensure that educational opportunities for development of skills. The emphasis of the Paramedical Science education programme is on developing a cadre of small entrepreneurs, especially from amongst girls, women, SCs, STs, rural youth. This programme conceived as “Total Employment Training for Total Development”, focuses on the concept of turning the unskilled to skilled.