June 13, 2021 7:00 am
The plans, sources said, are part of the measures being put in place in anticipation of the next surge as the second wave abates and pressure on health infrastructure eases.
June 01, 2021 7:10 am
The demand for ICU ventilator beds across the state has been relentless through the second wave of the pandemic.
June 01, 2021 11:02 am
The UGC has released more than half a dozen guidelines and advisories on COVID-appropriate behaviour that educational institutes need to adhere to, but has not released any additional funds for covid management or digital infrastructure.
May 31, 2021 2:29 am
Besides the 65 ventilators received through the PM CARES, GMCH keeps at least seven of its own as backup ventilators. Six ventilators are used as transport ventilators in ambulances.
May 30, 2021 7:30 am
This comes days after the Ministry of Women and Child Development said 577 children across the country had been orphaned during the second wave of the pandemic.
May 25, 2021 9:15 pm
After taking cognizance of news reports, the High Court noted that out of 150 ventilators supplied through PM Cares funds in the region, except 37 ventilators which are yet to be unboxed, 113 ventilators put to use at government or private hospitals are found to be defective.
May 26, 2021 11:13 am
As many as 366 machines reported issues such as pressure drop, compressor failure and sensor failure, among others. The remaining machines were awaiting installation, or had parts missing.
May 19, 2021 7:28 am
Jharkhand has so far received 500 ventilators in the first tranche and 750 in the second through PM Cares Fund.
May 13, 2021 1:46 am
As of today, the Faridkot medical college, which caters to 10 Malwa districts, has only 32 ventilators in working condition.
May 10, 2021 1:42 am
The hospitals also wrote to the district administration regarding the issue, urging the officials to get the ventilators repaired.