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Monday, July 13, 2020

Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation


FDCA advises prudent usage of Tocilizumab and Remdesivir

July 08, 2020 10:32 am

Tocilizumab is to be used in moderate condition when a patient is on oxygen and administering steroids does not improve their condition. Remdesivir, too, is to be administered to moderate condition patients who are on oxygen.

Ahmedabad civic body declares one more micro-containment zone

June 27, 2020 1:03 am

The development coincided with the Gujarat High Court taking note of Bopal, in its order uploaded on Friday on Covid-related issues it had heard on June 19.

Aarogya setu app: Targets set for Ahmedabad health workers to achieve maximum downloads

June 22, 2020 10:48 pm

The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation on Monday said that all health workers like Auxiliary Nursing Midwives (ANMs) and Multipurpose Health Worker (MPHW) under every urban health centre have been given a target of a minimum 20 downloads of the app.

35 private hospitals in Ahmedabad to offer chargeable home care services

June 17, 2020 7:01 pm

Nearly 35 private hospitals and nursing homes in the city have agreed to offer chargeable home care services, even as seven hospitals launched the service on Tuesday.

Ahmedabad: AMC MET dean is member of task force on matters related to motherhood

June 16, 2020 1:53 am

The first virtual meeting of the 10-member task force is scheduled to be held on Tuedsay. The only member from Gujarat, Dr Dipti Shah is also former deputy mayor of Ahmedabad and chairperson of AMC Hospital Committee.

Ahmedabad: Notice to hospital ‘for admitting pvt patients on AMC quota beds’

June 06, 2020 1:23 am

Despite having vacant beds under the AMC quota, the management said that there was no vacancy and admitted private pati- ents on those beds, the notice said.

Covid treatment at VS Hospital not feasible: AMC

May 29, 2020 5:49 am

Another reason cited was that those who opt for regular treatments and OPD services at VS Hospital, will face difficulties if beds are reserved here for Covid-19 treatment, “which can further increase the mortality rate.”

Ahmedabad: 16 private hospitals get notices for not taking Covid patients

May 20, 2020 3:30 am

These 16 hospitals were among 42 hospitals that have been declared as designated Covid-19 hospitals and directed to provide 50 per cent of the total number of beds for patients to be referred by Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation on May 16.

Number of cases rise but no new containment zone in Ahmedabad

May 15, 2020 2:50 pm

This is despite the fact that eight new wards have reported cases above 100 as of Thursday.

Ahmedabad reports 20 deaths, civic body chief tests ‘negative’

May 10, 2020 3:46 am

On May 5, Ahmedabad municipal commissioner Vijay Nehra had notified that he came into contact with two persons during field visits who had subsequently tested positive for the virus, and as per guidelines he had been advised to self-isolate at home for 14 days.