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No GST on food served by hospitals to in-patients

In a set of FAQs, the Revenue Department also clarified that no Goods and Services Tax (GST) would be levied on services provided by senior doctors/consultants/technicians hired by the hospitals as these are covered under healthcare services.

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Instead of cancelling hospital licences, bring in patient centric laws, institutional capacity to enforce them.


BMC to make hearing screening for newborns mandatory at its hospitals

According to officials of the BMC’s health department, hearing screening for newborns would enable doctors to provide medical help to infants at an early stage

Pune: Sassoon hospital struggles with old fans, few water coolers

While renovation work is in full swing at several wards, we have tried our best to replace the old fans and restart the non-functional ones: said Dr Ajay Taware Medical Superintendent, Sassoon hospital

Pune YCM hospital: No clean drinking water, no food or air coolers

Pregnant women have to suffer at the PCMC-run hospital, health official says will take action

‘In 85 percent cases, larvae of dengue mosquitoes was found in houses of patients’

BMC Additional Municipal Commissioner Sanjay Deshmukh talks about non-availability of doctors at suburban hospitals


PMC warns pvt hospitals to reserve beds for poor or face strict action

Bagawe said the PMC should get at least 32 beds for free medical treatment in the private hospitals that have signed an agreement with the civic body for additional construction of the hospital.

Centre directs telecom firms to fix connectivity issues in hospitals

The Department of Telecommunications, Ministry of Communications and IT, has directed telecom service providers to take appropriate steps and corrective action to resolve the issue of poor connectivity at hospitals.

Hospitals in J&K face acute shortage of doctors: Govt

Minister for Health discusses about the availability of doctors at Poonch district

No urgency about emergency: 800 new hospital beds still not in place

While the Health Ministry has cleared the addition of over 800 new beds in several hospitals, most are far from ready.

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No medicines will be 'out of stock 'from next month: Kejriwal

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday said that, no medicine in Delhi Government hospitals will be out of stock from February 1, 2016. He further said that the medicines available in the government hospitals are genuine.