August 02, 2020 12:03 am
Students are questioning the move of the two medical institutes claiming there are no clear guidelines from the Medical Council of India (MCI), a regulatory body of all medical institutes.
August 01, 2020 11:21 am
63-year-old Dr Shirish Chavan, from Miraj in Sangli district, required high-flow nasal oxygen for a week at the intensive care unit (ICU) of Bharati hospital in Pune.
July 29, 2020 2:02 am
“We have restored our services... during the two days, we were unable to take in more admissions. However, the hospital has nearly 145 Covid positive patients and they are recovering well,” said Vinod Sawantwadkar, CEO of Jehangir Hospital.
July 18, 2020 3:49 am
As per the request of Health Minister Etela Rajender, the government also agreed to recruit 1,200 doctors who have completed postgraduation into government service, and fill up 200 vacancies of MBBS doctors in primary health centres across the state.
July 02, 2020 1:44 pm
For the posts of 20 ward attendants (for Rs 750 per day), 1,307 applications were received. For the posts of 16 daily wage nurses (Rs 1,000 per day), 452 applications were received, while 84 and 49 applicants came for 8 posts each of pharmacists and lab technicians (Rs 1,000 per day) respectively.
July 01, 2020 1:16 pm
This decision was taken during a Cabinet meeting conducted by new Chief Secretary Vini Mahajan for the first time.
June 29, 2020 2:55 am
“As part of our continued efforts to make primary healthcare in urban areas more robust, I, on behalf of the Government of West Bengal, am pleased to introduce a package of financial incentives for the trained Honorary Health Workers providing services in urban areas,” Banerjee tweeted.
June 26, 2020 10:58 am
Maximum samples belong to the contacts of corona patients, frontline warriors, including policemen and health workers, milkmen, delivery boys, arhtiyas (commission agents) and shopkeepers of the vulnerable mandis.
June 23, 2020 2:50 am
According to the Indian Medical Association, 600 doctors have been infected so far in Maharashtra. Of them, 150 are still undergoing treatment and at least 11 have succumbed.
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.