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Pune: 14% dip in positive cases in nine days but PCMC says festive season poses challenge

October 04, 2020 10:14 pm

Doctors go slow on plasma therapy after condition of 4 patients deteriorates.

'YCM Hospital to add more oxygen beds, our mortality rate remains lowest'

September 24, 2020 6:02 pm

At YCMH, 475 are oxygen beds and 90 beds are in intensive care units. There are 135 beds in general wards. We are planning to turn the beds in general wards into oxygenated beds.

'At today's PCMC meet, appointment of doctors will be approved... no proof that money exchanged hands': Mayor Usha Dhore

August 26, 2020 5:51 am

The ruling BJP in the PCMC has been under fire over the issue. Pimpri-Chinchwad Mayor Usha Dhore, in an interview to The Indian Express, says the appointment of doctors who have been picked by the selection committee will be approved by the General Body at a meeting on Thursday.

Pimpti-Chinchwad civic body corporators bicker among themselves, stall move to appoint doctors at civic hospitals

August 23, 2020 9:46 am

While some doctors at YCM Hospital have already left after receiving better salaries at other hospitals, “others are in mood to quit YCMH if no decision is taken regarding their appointment," said a doctor.

Maharashtra: Govt proposes plasma bags for Rs 7,000, PCMC standing panel limits it to Rs 400

August 17, 2020 10:56 pm

The rate was laid down by the civic standing committee, which turned down a proposal from the PCMC administration to increase the rate to at least Rs 8,000 per bag.

PCMC fails to start 200-bed COVID hospital on I-day, two ICUs gets cracking

August 15, 2020 11:13 pm

"The oxygen tank was suppose to arrive yesterday itself so we had planned the inauguration of the 200 COVID hospital on Independence Day. However, the oxygen tank failed to arrive," PCMC commissioner Shravan Hardikar told this paper today.

Pimpri: YCMH fails to start two ICU units, admin says efforts underway to resolve oxygen supply problem across hospitals

August 13, 2020 11:50 am

In another development, the PCMC chief said the D Y Patil Medical College will conduct a serological survey among local residents to assess the presence of antibodies, a marker to determine the extent to which the infection has spread in an area.

Pune: Collectorate officials inspect Covid patient care at YCM hospital

August 07, 2020 10:18 pm

“Teams have been formed to do an on-the-spot inspection of the hospital. We want to find out the system in place for Covid-19 patients as well as the shortage of specialists and other doctors at the hospital,” Naval Kishore Ram said.

CMO directs district collectorate to probe functioning of YCM hospital

August 06, 2020 6:21 am

In his complaint to the CMO, Sagar Charan said that large number of deaths of Covid-19 patients at YCM hospital seems to be primarily because there was a severe shortage of specialists resulting in junior doctors handling the patients.

PCMC civic chief to invoke special powers to appoint specialists at YCM hospital

August 03, 2020 11:47 pm

The municipal commissioner said the selection of specialist doctors was done, but the appointment awaited approval from the civic general body. "General body meetings have been pushed back and, therefore, the appointments have remained on hold," he said.