Qualification: 
MSc Nursing
bencybhasy@aims.amrita.edu

Bency Bhasy currently serves as Lecturer in the Department of Foundations of Nursing, Amrita College of Nursing, Health Sciences Campus, Kochi.

EDUCATION

  • M. Sc. Nursing - (Obstetrics & Gynaecologic Nursing)-Amrita College of Nursing, Kochi
    Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi
  • B.Sc Nursing - St. Thomas College of Nursing, Kayamkulam

EXPERIENCE

Year Affiliation
2017 - present Lecturer- Amrita College of Nursing, Kochi
2014 - 2015 Staff Nurse- MOSC Medical College, Kolenchery

CONFERENCE ATTENDED / CONDUCTED

Year Affiliation
2018 Participated in the "Dissemination of ICMR National Ethical Guidelines 2017" conducted by CDSA, Dept of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt. Of India on 22nd February, 2018 at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences.
2017 Sate level conference on " Archievivg excellence in inerpretation of diagnostic studies- Beyond the Basics" – Pushphagiri College of Nursing, Kerala, India.
2017 Organising committee member in the International Conference on Obesity: A Multifaceted approach conducted by Amrita College of Nursing, Kochi, on 1st and 2nd December 2017.
2017 International Conference on " Global Impact on Women and Children Issues", Manipal College of Nursing, Karnataka.
2016 State level workshop on "Breast Feeding – A new role with great responsibitity and enjoyement" in Amrita Institue of Medical Sciences.
2016 Organising committee member in the state level workshop "safe blood transfusion" , Amrita College of Nursing, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences.
2015 National level conference on " Nursing Theories and its practices" in MOSC Medical College , Kolenchery, Kerala.
2015 Organising committee member in National conference on "Organ Transplant – together, towards tomorrow" organized by Amrita College of Nursing on 20th & 21st Nov 2015.
2015 National Conference on "Transformative Curriculum in Nursing shaping Future Nurses" in Benziger College of Nursing , Kollam, Kerala.

Publications

Publication Type: Journal Article

Year of Conference Publication Type Title

2018

Journal Article

Linda Varghese, Bency Bhasy, Aswathy Krishnan S., and Viswanath, D. Lekha, “Perceived Risks and Abilities for Health Practices Related to Prevention of Type II DM Among Postnatal Mothers with GDM”, Asian Journal Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research, vol. 11, no. 3, pp. 354-356, 2018.

2017

Journal Article

and Bency Bhasy, “Knowledge Regarding Cord Blood Donation Among Antenatal Mothers”, Indian Journal of Public health Research & Development; R.K Sharma, vol. 8, 2017.

2017

Journal Article

Linda Varghese and Bency Bhasy, “Knowledge and Attitude of Antenatal Mothers Regarding Cord Blood Donation, AIMS, Kochi”, Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development, vol. 8, 3 vol., no. 3, pp. 88-90, 2017.[Abstract]


Background : Stem cell research is one of the most important and at the time, the most controversial topics of science today. Blood stem cells have been used to treat certain cancer, blood and metabolic and immune disease.

Methodology : The aim was to assess the knowledge and attitude of antenatal mothers about cord blood donation and to associate between knowledge score and selected demographic variables. It was a descriptive study conducted among 70 antenatal mothers at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi. The sample selected by Non Probability convenience sampling technique and data collected by semi structured knowledge questionnaire including socio-demographic variables. Investigator developed five point Likert scale to assess the attitude of antenatal mothers regarding cord blood donation.

Result: Majority of the antenatal mothers (61%) had poor knowledge, 29% of the mothers had average knowledge and only 10% of them had good knowledge regarding cord blood donation. The mean knowledge of antenatal mothers was 4.17 with a Standard Deviation of 1.802. Out of total subjects 41.4% mothers had positive attitude, 48.6% mothers had average attitude and 10% of the mothers had negative attitude towards cord blood donation. There was no significant association between knowledge score and selected demographic variables.

Conclusion: From the study, investigator observed that antenatal mothers had very little knowledge regarding the concept of cord blood donation, one the other hand majority of them have average attitude to cord blood donation.

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Publication Type: Conference Proceedings

Year of Conference Publication Type Title

2017

Conference Proceedings

Bency Bhasy, “Obesity and PCOD (Poster)”, International Conference on Obesity: A Multifaceted approach at Amrita College of Nursing ,Kochi . 2017.

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