What is the full form of ANM?

  1. What is the full form of ANM?
  1. The full form of ANM is Auxiliary Nurse Midwifery. It is a two-year diploma course including a six-month internship in the field of medical nursing. ANM is the primary point of contact between community and health services. ANM course module majorly focuses on primary medical care and treatment. During the ANM course, students have to study how to operate medical equipment, manage old patients, children, and women. study about medicine, provide timely medication to a patient and maintaining the medical records.

    The basic role of ANM workers is taking care of patients and Assist the doctor during the treatment.


    Candidate must be passed class 12th with minimum 40% to 50% marks from recoginzed board.
    Candidate must have a science stream in class 12th.

    Subject Taught in ANM course

    Health promotion


    Health Care Management

    Primary Health Nursing

    Child Health Nursing

    Community Health Nursing

    Key skill required for ANM course

    There are some basics key skill required for ANM course:

    Candidate must be physically fit for this course.

    Candidate must have patience and show responsibility and dedication towards their work.

    Candidate must have good communication and observation skills.

    Compassion and care

    Top collages for ANM course

    Adarsh College of Nursing, Patiala

    Ambika College of Nursing, Mohali

    Bengal Institute of Health Science, Ludhiana

    UP Rural Institute of Medical Sciences and Research,Etawah

    Aarogyam Medical College and Hospital (AMCH), Haridwar, Uttarakhand

    Bhava Institute of Medical Science and Research, Bhubaneshwar

    Job Areas after ANM course

    Government hospitals


    Rural health centers

    Community health centers

    Nursing homes

    Private hospitals

    Private clinics

    Government dispensaries

    Job profile

    Nursing assistant

    Nursing Teacher

    Home care nursing assistant

    Community health nurse

    ICU Nurse

What is the full form of ANM?