June 05, 2020 10:52 pm
At a recent meeting called by state Health Minister Rajesh Tope, where the district collector and other government authorities were present, local MLA Gulabrao Patil allegedly blamed private doctors for the increasing number of coronavirus deaths.
May 27, 2020 12:27 pm
If a visit to the hospital can't be avoided, count on these expert tips to stay safe.
April 25, 2020 9:41 pm
The doctors are also trying to ensure that clinical examinations are limited in a day and there is a gap between appointments.
April 22, 2020 11:58 pm
The fine will be Rs 50,000 to Rs 2 Lakh for ordinary to moderate offence and Rs 1 lakh to Rs 5 Lakh for severe offence. The imprisonment will be three months to five years for ordinary to moderate offence and six months to seven years for severe offence.
April 22, 2020 1:11 pm
Coronavirus (COVID-19): Home Minister Amit Shah urged Indians to cooperate with doctors in the fight against the disease.
April 22, 2020 5:15 am
The appeal for the protest and vigil was especially triggered by an incident in Chennai, in which a mob hindered the burial of a 55-year-old neurosurgeon who died due to COVID-19.
March 15, 2020 11:35 am
Dr R V Asokan, honorary secretary general of IMA, said several instructions have been issued, including that differential diagnosis of COVID-19 has to be kept in mind while encountering a suspected patient.
November 08, 2019 5:53 pm
The junior doctors and postgraduate students are on strike from 2 November against an alleged assault by members of Karnataka Rakshana Vedike a pro-Kannada group at Minto Ophthalmic Hospital in Bengaluru.
October 11, 2019 9:50 am
“The ‘Health First’ initiative aims is to provide a holistic approach to the healthcare sector with the common man as a focal point,” said Dr Avinash Bhondwe, president-elect, IMA (Maharashtra), on Thursday.
July 31, 2019 8:42 am
The Bill seeks to usher in a new medical education system that ensures training of adequate and high-quality medical professionals, latest medical research, periodic assessment of medical institutions and an effective grievance redressal mechanism.
August 22, 2018 6:35 pm
For the people of Kerala, here's a quick list of things to watch out for once you are home and living on your own. Dr KK Aggarwal, the former National President of the Indian Medical Association lists them out.