July 10, 2020 4:32 pm
A statement by the Union Health Ministry said that despite the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, medicines were dispensed to about 5.62 lakh hypertension patients and 3.77 lakh diabetes patients at the HWCs in June alone.
August 26, 2014 1:56 am
The guidelines recommend a human resources grievance redressal committee under a special secretary.
January 02, 2014 5:12 am
At the end of 2012-13,the state had an unspent NRHM budget of approximately Rs 1,000 crore.
October 02, 2013 12:10 am
The vehicles are equipped with anecdotes for snakebite,emergency drugs.
July 09, 2013 2:32 am
The hospitals and health centres in the city had catered to over 45 lakh patients in 2012-2013 when compared to 42 lakh in the previous financial year. Apart from the locals,the health facilities have also catered to patients from peripheral areas.
July 11, 2012 1:43 am
39 personnel in South centres are on North civic body payroll and have now been called back.
June 03, 2012 2:32 am
Peeved at the increasing menace of absenteeism in health centres,the UT Health Department is set to tighten the noose around them.
September 10, 2011 2:44 am
To make its vigilance cell functional,the State Family Welfare Bureau is planning to recruit retired police officers and civil surgeons who will address complaints regarding sex determination and ensure strict implementation of Pre-Conception and Pre Natal Diagnostic Techniques (PC-PNDT) Act.
August 23, 2011 3:43 am
The dispensaries and health centres in the city may have been a picture of neglect thanks to their poor upkeep and maintenance,thus causing significant embarrassment to the UT health department.
August 18, 2011 2:39 am
In a new development,health-related data even from the village level are being uploaded on the Health Management Information System portal.