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Saturday, December 07, 2019

Healthcare in India


‘Private hospitals account for 55% of in-patient cases, public hospitals 42%’

November 24, 2019 5:05 am

The remaining 3 per cent of the surveyed household were treated by medical charitable trusts. The survey was conducted by the National Statistical Office (NSO), Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, as a part of 75th round of National Sample Survey (NSS).

New essential medicines’ list to have wider scope

July 26, 2019 3:06 am

Not all products in the list of essential medicines may come under price control.

One allopathic doctor serves more than 11,000: NHP

June 20, 2018 3:49 am

The data, released by Union Health Minister J P Nadda on Tuesday, also highlights the huge gap between states — while one doctor serves a population of 28,391 in Bihar, the ratio in Delhi is 1:2,203.

One doctor for 17,685 people in Bihar: Health Minister

March 24, 2018 11:10 am

At present, there are 6,830 doctors working in the state, including those in medical colleges, Bihar Health Minister Mangal Pandey said.

Health Ministry kicks off programme to reduce anaemia among adolescents

December 30, 2015 5:01 pm

The WIFS programme of the health ministry aims to cover 11.2 crore adolescents across the country

Healthcare woes: India has 1 govt hospital bed for 879 people

April 08, 2014 5:21 pm

Some states present better while others provide far worse pictures.

India needs $100 bn to add 1 bed per 1,000 population

October 21, 2010 5:19 pm

India will require investment to the tune of USD 100 billion to make one more bed available to every 1,000 of its population,according to a report.

'Poor in India exceed population in 1947'

July 28, 2010 12:07 pm

Infosys' N R Naryana Murthy has questioned whether the common man is gaining from India's 9% economic growth