Effectiveness of Induction Programme for Novice Nurses at CMC Vellore, India- A Review Article

  • Johnson M Former Deputy Nursing Superintendent, CMC Vellore, India.
  • Premkumar J Former Nursing Superintendent and Former Professor, CMC Vellore, India.
  • Chetty K Director of Nursing AFHSR. Saudi Arbia.
Keywords: CMC Vellore, Effectiveness, Induction, Novice, Programme.


The effectiveness of the induction programme was conducted in CMC Vellore one of the best tertiary care hospitals in India, presently with 4500 beds. The aim of the study was to assess the effectiveness of a structured induction programme on the knowledge and practice of the recruitees in C.M.C, Vellore. A study to assess the effectiveness of structured induction training programme on the knowledge and competency of nursing practice for the newly recruited staff nurses.