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National Health Mission


41,887 children immunised on day 1 of Pulse Polio NID round in Chandigarh

February 01, 2021 4:44 am

Officials said the remaining children will be immunised on the second and third day through house-to-house reach.

Govt to modify salary structure of contractual workers under NHM

October 09, 2020 3:29 am

Health Minister Rajesh Tope said funds worth Rs 53 crore required for the salary modification will be made available. The salaries of employees in urban areas will not be higher than those posted in rural areas, he added.

Controversy surrounds post of NHM’s Chandigarh Administrative Director

September 21, 2020 4:32 am

The post will be filled on contract basis for a period of one year, with a renewal on the basis of the approval of the post.

For better health

August 17, 2020 4:48 am

National ID would improve medical care, patient experience. Challenges of privacy, doctor shortages will have to be addressed.

All is not well

December 30, 2019 5:51 am

Although home to one of the premier tertiary healthcare institutes of the nation with a robust thrust on primary medicare, nutrition, and myriad central schemes, the Tricity suffers from unhealthy rates of anaemia and other deficiencies, says CHAHAT RANA

Uttar Pradesh NHM recruitment 2019: Apply for over 1,400 posts, salary up to Rs 80,000

October 10, 2019 11:39 am

UP NHM recruitment 2019: The application process has begun today - October 10 and will conclude on October 30, 11:50 pm. Interested candidates can apply at the official websites, and

Gujarat: NHM chief is GAD joint secy, 3 other IAS officers transferred

July 23, 2019 1:20 am

An IAS officer of the 2010 batch, Dahiya, has been appointed as a joint secretary in the General Administration Department (Planning) by the state government.

Pune: NHM works on Rs 3,364-crore plan to tackle non-communicable diseases

April 12, 2019 3:34 am

The focus will be on four core areas and adequate funding will be set aside to tackle non-communicable diseases, address the issue of shortage of doctors, complete the construction of health centres, buildings and also step up 108 emergency medical services.

National Health Authority gets Cabinet nod

January 03, 2019 4:05 am

The Cabinet also approved a proposal to upgrade the post of the NHA CEO to that of a Secretary to the Government of India with full financial powers.

To tackle vacancies, National Health Mission advertisements call out to ‘hero in you’

July 03, 2018 7:12 am

Rural Health Statistics 2017 shows that of the 25,650 sanctioned posts of doctors, 3,027 are vacant, of the 5,624 surgeon posts, 4,866 are vacant.