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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.

Pune and Nagpur report maximum mucormycosis cases and deaths in Maharashtra

June 27, 2021 7:42 am

Till date, the state has reported a total of 8,367 cases of mucormycosis with the highest numbers in Pune, 1,234, and Nagpur, 1,339. Aurangabad has the third highest number of cases, at 945, according to a state analysis of cases till June 24.

Pune: 18-year-old student raises money by teaching fabric painting, donates it to B J Medical College

June 03, 2021 1:05 am

he amount was recently handed over to Dr Murlidhar Tambe, dean of B J Medical College. Dr Tambe praised her determination and persistence to help in the fundraising effort.

Sassoon General Hospital to commission oxygen-generating plant in a few days

April 23, 2021 4:40 am

S Chockalingam, administrator at Sassoon Hospital, said the pressure swing adsorption (PSA) method will be used to generate oxygen at the plant.

Maharashtra’s largest government-run hospital to commission oxygen generating plant

April 22, 2021 10:56 am

Once completed, the plant will be able to generate 2,000 litres per minute, catering to the needs of at least 200 Covid patients requiring oxygen support. The hospital currently has two liquid oxygen tanks with capacities of 15 kilolitres and 13 kilolitres each.

Within 24 hours, cases surge by more than 1,000 in Pune district

March 18, 2021 1:41 am

Pune District Collector Dr Rajesh Deshmukh told The Indian Express that the administration has intensified testing and contact tracing measures.

Dr Subhash Salunkhe, state advisor on Covid-19, tests positive for infection

March 17, 2021 9:49 pm

Dr Salunkhe has been admitted to the Sassoon General Hospital along with his 11-year-old grand-daughter.

Pune: New multispecialty building at Sassoon general hospital to be fully ready by end of February

February 11, 2021 1:02 am

Project delayed by over a decade, but building was used during peak of Covid-19 in Pune

Sassoon helpline gets three calls daily on suicidal tendency: Doctors

October 02, 2020 12:58 pm

September was observed as suicide prevention month and with October 10 now being celebrated as World Mental Health Day, a series of events have been organised at the government medical college.

Pune: Sassoon Hospital directed to shift 70 ventilators to jumbo facility at CoEP

September 03, 2020 1:11 pm

Shifting the ventilators, however, has come as a surprise as there is always a possibility that critical patients may need ventilators and hence that should be readily available, experts said.