In 1922, the Association of Nursing Superintendents and Trained Nurses Association were amalgamated and called The Trained Nurses Association of India (TNAI).

  The purposes of TNAI are:

        Z   To uphold the dignity and honour of the nursing profession.

        Z   To promote a sense of esprit de corps among all nurses

        Z   To enable members to take counsel together on matters relating to their profession. 

                    The organization of the TNAI makes it possible for all nurses to participate at some level. Beginning with the local unit, which is usually made up of personnel in a specific institution, the level of organization moves to the district, state and national levels The aims of the TNAI center upon needs of the individual member and problems in the nursing profession as a whole. Such aims include Up-Grading, Development and Standardization of Nursing Education; Improvement of Living and Working Conditions for Nurses in India and Registration for Qualified Nurses.

  TRAINED NURSES ASSOCIATION (TNAI) – Local unit

                     TNAI unit was started at Vignesh Nursing College during 2008.The unit functions actively.

  MEMBERSHIP DETAILS:

S.NoYearNumber of TNAI Members enrolled from SNA to TNAINumber of faculty enrolled as TNAI member
12012244
22013391
32014450
42015983
520161540


   TNAI ACTIVITIES

DateActivities
29th, 30th June & Ist July 2016XXVI Tamil Nadu State Biennial Conference will be held on 30th of June &1st July-2016 at St. Xavier`s Catholic College Of Nursing, Chunkankadai, Nagercoil, Kanyakumari District-629003.Dr. S. Mrs. Vijayalakshmi, Principal Vignesh Nursing College, TNAI VicePresident.Tamilnadu branch presented paper on ‘STRATEGIES FOR CHANGE MANAGEMENT IN NURSING PRACTICE’
June 24th 2015Workshop on Nursing research was organized by TNAI (Tamilnadu Branch) at CSI College of nursing, Neyyoor. Dr. S. Mrs. Vijayalakshmi, Principal Vignesh Nursing College, TNAI VicePresident.Tamilnadu branch presented paper on ‘Research Design’
November 21st 2014XXV TNAI Biennial 74th conference, November 21-22, 2014 was conducted at College of Nursing Lucknow (UP). Dr. S. Mrs. Vijayalakshmi, Principal Vignesh Nursing College, TNAI VicePresident.Tamilnadu branch presented the TNAI, Tamil Nadu State Branch report. Vice principal and Clinical Instructor participated as House of Delegates
October 10th & 11th 2014XXV TNAI Biennial conference on ‘Developing Effective Leaders in Nursing – Today and Tomorrow was held at Jenny’s College of Nursing, Trichy. Dr. S. Mrs. Vijayalakshmi, Principal Vignesh Nursing College, TNAI Vice President Tamilnadu branch presented on ‘Pedagogy in Nursing Research’. Mr. V Poova Ragavan, Associate professor and M.Sc Nursing First year students participated as delegates
March 2014Dr. S. Vijayalakshmi, Principal , Vignesh Nursing College, TNAI VicePresident.Tamilnadu branch has participated in the TV show on Nenji porrukkuthillaiye in kalaignar TV at Anna arivalayam , Teynampet headed by Dr.Poongothai Balaji., MP and addressed the need for justification on job equality for Nurses from both Govt and Private institutions
February 11th 2014Strike was conducted by the student nurses ,faculties , Staff nurses from various private institutions in the Valluvar kottam premises at Chennai . Local TNAI unit of Vignesh Nursing College under the leadership of Dr. S. Vijayalakshmi, Principal , Vignesh Nursing College, TNAI VicePresident.Tamilnadu branch participated in the strike addressing the Govt to take an immediate action on implementation of GO 29 in offering job opportunities equally for the Nurses completed from both Government and Private institutions on the basis of MRB Examination .
February 4th 2014Dr. S. Vijayalakshmi, Principal, Vignesh Nursing College, TNAI VicePresident.Tamilnadu branch addressed press meet at Chennai regarding the implementation of GO 29 in offering job opportunities equally for the Nurses completed from both Government and Private institutions on the basis of MRB Examination
January 31st 2014Strike was conducted before Collector’s Office ,Tiruvannamalai Dist by Local TNAI unit of Vignesh Nursing College under the leadership of Dr. S. Vijayalakshmi, Principal , Vignesh Nursing College, TNAI VicePresident.Tamilnadu branch for the immediate implementation of GO 29 in offering job opportunities equally for the Nurses completed from both Government and Private institutions on the basis of MRB Examination .A Petition addressing this issue was given to the Collector Mr.Gnanasekaran IAS
October 2012: Dr. S. Mrs. Vijayalakshmi, Principal Vignesh Nursing College, TNAI VicePresident.Tamilnadu branch delivered Key note address on “Quality Clinical Practice: Nurses’ Concern” in XXIV Tamilnadu State TNAI Biennial Conference, Hosted by Omayal Achi College of Nursing, Puzhal, Chennai.
September 23rd and 24th 2011XXIII TNAI Biennial conference, Tamilnadu state branch was conducted at Sri. K. Ramachandran Naidu College of Nursing, Tirunelveli. Dr.(Mrs).S.Vijayalakshmi, Principal of Vignesh Nursing College was elected as Vice-president of TNAI Tamilnadu state Branch and she also chaired as a moderator for the scientific session III. Two Faculty Presented research paper in the scientific session of the conference.


Admissions Open - 2019
Annual Day ZEST - 2019
Seventh State Level Conference March 2019