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CHO Recruitment 2022 Karnataka

CHO Recruitment 2022 Karnataka: Health and ​​Family Welfare ​Department Published District-wise Provisional CHO Selection List for the CHO Recruitment Examination conducted on 04.02.2022.

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1) CHO Recruitment 2022 Karnataka District-wise Of Vacancies

District-wise Vacancy CHO post as on 03.01.2022 (as per district confirmation)*
SL. NO District Total Approved till FY-2021-22 Vacancies as on 03.01.2022 (as per concerned District Health Society )$
1 Belagavi 476 44
2 Tumkur 404 27
3 Mysore 392 2
4 Mandya 267 57
5 Udupi 249 25
6 Chikballapura 161 45
7 Kodagu 160 58
8 Davanagere 147 16
9 Bengaluru Rural 142 59
10 Dharwad 122 16
11 Bengaluru urban 81 3
12 Chamarajanagar 221 42
13 Shivamogga 211 39
14 Uttara Kannada 292 35
15 Vijayapur 216 20
16 Chikkamagalur 228 19
17 Chitradurga 249 27
18 Gadag 122 14
19 Haveri 212 31
20 Kalaburgi 246 4
21 Kolar 190 54
22 Ballari 248 18
23 Bagalkote 155 10
24 Bidar 215 2
25 Koppal 145 13
Total vacancy posts 680

  • * the final number of selection of posts may vary based on the posts available at that time/ district
  • $ Districts need to select the Candidates based on roster & merit list applicable to their districts for CHOs recruitment.
  • # All the posts will be filled by selecting BSc / Post Basic BSc Nursing Graduates of CPCH course Integrated batch only.

2) CHO Qualification in Karnataka

Selection shall be done among the candidates passed in BSc /PB BSc nursing course qualified under integrated Certificate Programme in Community Health (CPCH) curriculum (Community health Nursing-II) from any recognized university and/or presently working as CHOs under NHM. The selection of Community Health Officer (CHO) will be done at the district level under NHM through District Health Society as on CHO Recruitment 2022 Karnataka.

3) CHO Salary in Karnataka

Community Health Officer(CHO) will get an salary of Rs. 24200/- per month for High priority districts (HPDs) namely Bidar, Ballari, Kalburgi, Chikkamagaluru, Vijayapura , Bagalkote, Koppala , Uttara Kannada, Shivamogga, and Rs. 22000/- per month for Non-High priority districts (Non-HPDs) namely Chamarajanagara, Chitradurga, Haveri, Kolar, Belagavi, Tumkur, Mysore, Mandya, Udupi, Chikkaballapura, Kodagu, Davanagere, Bengaluru rural, Bengaluru urban, Gadag, and Dharwad Districts. Additional amount of Rs. 8000/- per month will be paid as performance based incentive against achievement of set of service delivery indicators to all working Community Health Officer (CHO).

4) Examination Process & selection of CHO Recruitment 2022 Karnataka

  • The examination will be online in objective type for 90 minutes.
  • The number of questions will be 80, and against which totally 100 marks will be allotted.
  • Each question in general carry 1 marks (sixty questions for 60 marks) but skill based 20
    questions will carry 2 marks (20 questions for 40 Marks).
  • The exam shall be commenced at 11.00 am and end at 12.30pm, date will be notified in
    NHM website.
  • If the applied candidates number is exceeding the limit (>4000), To follow the COVID
    appropriate behavior (CAB) as per Govt guidelines, an additional online exam will be
    conducted on the same day in same centers (i.e two batches in same day) timings for
    online exams to batch-2 is from 3.00pm to 4.30pm.
  • Candidates will be allocated randomly for batch-02, to take exams in afternoon it will be intimated in admission ticket/ Hall ticket.

5) Criteria for applying to CHO Recruitment 2022 Karnataka

  • Community Health Officer (CHO) preferably be a resident of Karnataka (shall produce at least 10 year domicile certificate in Karnataka obtained from Revenue authorities / School studying certificate at the time of document verification) and should know to speak, read and write Kannada Language (for better community rapport and prevention of attrition).
  • Age Limit: 35 years in case of General category; 40 years in case of candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes and Category-I; 38 years in case of candidates belonging to Category-II(a), II(b), III(a) and III(b) of other backward classes. And 40 years in case of Ex-serviceman, war widow, physically/ specially challenged Persons. Age shall be calculated as years completed before the date of notification for recruitment. Additional age relaxation for 10 years is applicable Differently abled (e.g physically challenged etc), Widows and Bonded labours with production of certificate from appropriate authorities. Ex-service men are eligible for additional 3 years of age relaxation plus the number of years of service rendered by him/ her in the armed forces of the union
  • Candidate must be mentally and physically fit.
  • She/he should be a registered nurse with minimum B.Sc Nursing / post basic B.Sc nursing qualification/ or equivalent qualification from an institution recognized by Karnataka State Nursing Council / Indian Nursing Council.
  • In B.Sc Nursing/Post Basic BSc nursing, the candidate shall have passed graduation from RGUHS or any other recognized university under CPCH Course integrated batches (FY- 2020-21 & 2021-22) with registration done under KNC/INC only will be eligible to apply.
  • For Technical Eligibility to attend online selection exam is minimum Pass marks in BSc Nursing / Post Basic BSc nursing course with valid Final/ Provisional degree certificate and shall be registered under Karnataka /Indian Nursing Council before applying to post.
  • She/he should have effective communication skills in both English and Kannada language, should have passed matriculation / SSLC with Kannada as one language.
  • Candidates should have knowledge of basic computers.
  • She/he is expected to have leadership qualities and be able to lead the Health and Wellness Center (HWC) team.
  • Candidates who secure 40 (forty) and above marks in online entrance examination are eligible for selection at district level based on the roster cum merit basis applicable to that district.
  • The roster system shall be followed separately as per existing State Government norms for Kalyana Karnataka and Non Kalyana Karnataka districts.
  • Candidates shall apply only once for any of the selected districts. Their Application number and password are unique to individuals only.
  • Already working CHOs, if intends to take the selection exams, for any other recruiting district need to obtain temporary No Objection Certificate (NOC) as per NHM guidelines, from existing (working place) District Health Society and upload the same NOC in online recruitment portal during registration.
  • Vacancies of 680 CHO posts had been generated due to resignation of previously working CHOs (Non-integrated batch CHOs trained under IGNOU) and by Non-filling up after notification & completion of selection process from the 25 CHO programme implementing districts. Hence State has taken a decision to fill-up these posts from the CPCH Course integrated batches of BSc / Post Basic BSc nursing course candidates as there is very urgent need to provide primary health care services to the deprived community of backward districts by filling up of these vacant posts.

6) Required documents For CHO Recruitment 2022 Karnataka Application

The Essential / Required documents to be uploaded in PDF format by the CPCH Course Integrated Batch BSC/ PB BSc Nursing candidates during applying for CHO Post (CHO Recruitment 2022 Karnataka) –

  • Proof for age and considering for Knowledge on Kannada – SSLC or Matriculation or equivalent 10th standard certificate (Mandatory)
  • Proof of Qualification – Provisional degree certificate / Convocation certificate (mandatory)
  • Proof for KNC/ INC registration in Karnataka – Valid KNC/ INC Registration certificate under Karnataka / Indian Nursing Council at the time of applying to the post shall be uploaded (Mandatory)
  • Proof for Certificate Programme in Community Health (CPCH) Integrated Nursing Batch – Declaration certificate from Dean of concerned Nursing College, stating that “As per Circular issued by Registrar, RGUHS No ACA/ DCD/ MLHP/ 386/ 2019-20, Dated 2/3/2020, additional syllabus of Certificate Programme in community Health Nursing has been Integrated in accordance with RGUHS guidelines, and the candidate ( Name and details shall be entered) has successfully passed the course with this new integrated Community Health syllabus” from RGUHS or equivalent Universities in final year of degree (BSc or Post Basic BSc nursing) during the year 2020/2021/2022
  • Caste and Income certificate – Valid & relevant caste and Income certificate obtained from appropriate authority shall be uploaded as per the Karnataka state government norms for claiming the reservations, otherwise they will be considered under General category
  • Special Certificates obtained from appropriate authority shall be uploaded – for claiming reservations under Differentially abled (like Physically challenged etc), Ex- Service men, Kannada medium, PDP, transgender and Kalyana Karnataka Quotas as per Government of Karnataka norms.
  • Address and Identity proof: Adhaar card / Voter ID / Ration card / Driver’s license details is required as mandatory address & Identity proof for future communication
  • Proof for stay in Karnataka (Mandatory) : All candidates shall produce domicile certificate issued by Revenue Authorities ( not less than Deputy-Tahsildar cadre) for (minimum 10 years) having stayed in Karnataka. Horanadu / Gadinadu Kannadigas shall produce appropriate certificates as per state norms. Alternatively 10 years of study certificate can also be produced at the time of document verification. If the candidates fail to produce the above documents both in online and during document verification their application will be rejected automatically

7) Syllabus for CHO Recruitment 2022 Karnataka Exam

Syllabus for Selection exams (As prescribed under Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka and MoHFW website) are from below topics:

  • Nursing Foundation
  • Community Nursing/ Public Health Nursing
  • Medical /Surgical Nursing
  • MCH /OBG
  • General aptitude &Pediatrics
  • Practical skill analysis and skill based Questions
  • Nutrition and Diet related
  • Anatomy, Physiology & pharmacology
  • All National Health Programme as described in MoHFW website
  • Ayushman Bharath –HWC 12 packages of services as described in MoHFw website

8) Tentative Time-lines for the CHO selection & training placement process

Tentative Time-lines to be followed for the CHO Recruitment 2022 Karnataka selection & training placement process at
the district level*

Sl. No Activities Tentative Timelines
1 Issue of advertisements for selection (State+ District level)- State Newspaper + Local Newspaper 6 th Jan 2022
2 Opening of Website for Online Registration 6 th Jan 2022*
3 Last date to Receive application 23 rd Jan 2022 Time 5:00pm
4 Scrutinize applications and shortlist candidates with ID/Admit card issue-online (SMS Hall tickets Module) 24th to 28 th Jan- 2022
5 Conduct online exams with provisional result declaration 29th – Jan- 2022
6 District-wise submission of eligible candidates merit list to CEO, ZP & DHOs by state 31th – Jan- 2022
7 Evaluation &Verification of Original document of candidates 1st to 3 rd – Feb- 2022
8 Provisional selection list declaration based on reservation policy and call for objections 4 th – Feb- 2022
9 Publishing Final selection list & Issue offer letter to selected candidates 11th – Feb-2022
10 Signing of surety bond &filling of training application Forms by candidates (based on acceptance) after objection period 14th – Feb-2022
11 Deputation of Candidates to PSC for Orientation Training 15th Feb-2022
12 Completion of 15 working days Induction training Feb 15 th to Mar 5th (Ist batch), Mar 7 th to Mar 25 th , 2022 (IInd batch)
13 Deputation of CHO (who completed the 15 days training )to SC-HWC 7 th March-2022
* Candidates need to follow the instructions given in website: › hfw › page for any latest updates

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