Tag: Doctors

Despite financial constraints, Punjab govt hires 558 doctors

Punjab government on Thursday has announced to employ 558 doctors for state. Health Minister Brahm Mohindra stated that “The department has completed the process of recruiting 558 doctors in the state”. “The recruitment process is over”, he added. The newly recruited doctors including specialists will be posted across the state[Read More…]

Lucknow: Doctors a km away from launch event, clueless of PM’s Ayushman Bharat Scheme

Lucknow: Doctors a km away from launch event, clueless of PM’s Ayushman Bharat Scheme

While Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik on Sunday launched PM Jan Arogya Yojana-Ayushman Bharat scheme at a grand function in Lucknow, surprisingly, doctors just a kilometre away from the launch event, handling patients at ‘Critical Care Unit’ of the government-run Ram Manohar Lohia (RML) Combined Hospital showed a clueless face[Read More…]

Government fixes price range for knee implants surgery

Government fixes price range for knee implants surgery

The government has fixed a price range for knee implants, almost 70% lower than current cost surgery. The price will now range from Rs 54,000 to Rs 1.14 lakh. “Government will not remain a mute spectator and will not allow this illegal and unethical profiteering,” Chemicals and Fertilisers Minister Ananth[Read More…]

Retirement age of central govt doctors to be increased from 62 to 65 years: Centre

Not even one doctor for 1,000 Indians says Government

While India’s healthcare system is rasping with loopholes, the Lok Sabha was informed on Friday that Inia has less than one doctor for every 1,000 population. The number of doctors considering the population is less than the World Health Organization standard, ringing an alarm on the public health crisis of[Read More…]

Indian researcher develops 5D ultrasound system

In latest development for finding a cure for cancer, an Indian researcher’s work at Baltimore’s prestigious John Hopkins University has come up with a new technology to help surgeons detect and treat cancerous tumours while operating on patients. This Indian genius, Nishikant Deshmukh claims that he has developed the world’s[Read More…]

AIIMS doctors wear helmets to work

In solidarity with resident doctors in Mumbai, doctors have turned up at AIIMS hospital wearing helmets. Doctors are wearing it as a precautionary measure after relatives of a deceased patient had beaten up a resident doctor in Mumbai. Over 4,000 resident doctors from across Maharashtra have gone on mass leave,[Read More…]

Vyapam scam: SC cancels degrees of 634 doctors

  The Supreme Court on Monday cancelled the degrees of 634 doctors and said the admissions obtained through a mass fraud called “Vyapam scam” could not be excused. “The actions of the appellants are founded on unacceptable behavior and in complete breach of rule of law. Their actions constitute acts[Read More…]

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