Tuesday, Feb 07, 2023

Sassoon General Hospital


Sassoon General Hospital gets Orthopaedic ICU

February 04, 2023 7:13 am

"The ICU is the heart of any hospital and at the orthopaedic unit we are taking up almost ten knee replacements apart from another 25–30 hip replacements every month. Complicated spine surgeries are also performed here,” Dr Thakur told media persons.

Doctor who conducted Dabholkar post-mortem deposes before court

April 28, 2022 4:36 am

The case is being tried in the court of Additional Sessions Judge S R Navandar, which is a special court for cases under Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA).

Pune: DMER ‘stays’ functioning of panel for organ transplant at Sassoon hospital

April 14, 2022 8:39 am

“Based on a preliminary report, I have issued instructions that this committee should temporarily stop functioning. In a day or two, action will be taken based on the findings of the inquiry committee,” Dr Dilip Mhaisekar, Director, DMER, told The Indian Express.

Medical education commissioner asks Sassoon to submit revised proposal for autonomous status

April 12, 2022 7:14 am

Autonomous status is akin to the deemed university status, where the institution has the power to plan and conduct examinations, offer undergraduate and postgraduate courses and fix the curriculum and calendar events for the academic year.

Maharashtra medical teachers body demands time-bound written assurance on regularisation, promotions

March 15, 2022 1:09 pm

The MSMTA will decide the future course of its agitation at a general meeting to be held on Tuesday.

Ten resident doctors among 70 healthcare workers infected with Covid at Sassoon Hospital

January 13, 2022 5:57 am

“We are managing both Covid and non-Covid duties… Their seven-day period of isolation will soon be completed and they will join duties,” an official at the hospital said.

Fitness expert & K11 School founder Kaizzad Capadia dies of Covid at 49

October 14, 2021 1:00 pm

According to Sassoon General Hospital authorities, by the time Capadia was brought to the hospital, he was already dead.

Health Matters: New centre for endoscopy and a cancer care for kids to open in Pune

September 03, 2021 7:18 am

The centre is launched to provide world-class patient experiences by offering a one-stop solution to all GI problems and interventions in a single place, avoiding unnecessary shifting of patients or equipment to the OT for advanced therapeutic procedures.

Pune health matters: Six women attendants from Sassoon general hospital awarded for selfless service

August 18, 2021 7:39 am

The attendants were selected on the basis of their contribution and work at the hospital and were presented with Rs, 11,000 along with a shawl, saree and a trophy.

Second wave saw rise in distress calls at government and pvt helplines across state

July 20, 2021 8:20 am

Anxiety about long-lasting pandemic, stay at home order and other lockdown restrictions major issues for callers.