Covid hospital

Hospital admissions slowly rising in Karnataka amid spike in COVID-19 cases

Unlike in the second wave, the Health Department has this time shifted treatment focus to homes and made triaging facilities available at every zone and in the districts too.

published on : 20th January 2022

Covid 'Omicron' variant: Hospitalisation under 4 per cent, finds latest research

Though the sample size is small, the study by the Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences is representative of the Omicron surge across India

published on : 17th January 2022

Covid hospitalisation low, but occupancy up in Hyderabad

Most of patients reaching Gandhi are those who were undergoing treatment in other hospitals and tested positive for Covid.

published on : 13th January 2022

Third wave: COVID reinfection is mentally traumatic for patients

Doctors note that reinfections are indicative of Omicron’s immune escape capabilities which spare no one, including those with a strong barrier of natural immunity and vaccine-induced immunity.

published on : 12th January 2022

COVID-19: Odisha government tells collectors asked to activate help desks at hospitals

Chief Secretary Suresh Mahapatra told district collectors to submit their requirements to the Health and Family Welfare department.

published on : 10th January 2022

Third wave: India sees creepy-crawly rate of COVID-related hospitalisations

In keeping with the Union Health Ministry's recent advise, more and more patients with mild symptoms are in home quarantine.

published on : 9th January 2022

Plans on to shift COVID OP out of Madurai's Rajaji hospital

With a sharp spike in fresh Covid cases in the district, the question of converting the SSB back into Covid block to increase the bed strength of GRH has now arisen. 

published on : 8th January 2022

Nine Covid deaths in New Delhi, highest in six months

Fresh cases and positivity rate keep rising, majority of hospitalised Covid-19 patients are ones with co-morbidities

published on : 8th January 2022

PG doctors' worry: Hyderabad's Gandhi Hospital may be made COVID-only centre

They say that such a move will be detrimental to their studies as during the two earlier waves, no non-COVID services were available at the hospital.

published on : 7th January 2022

Exclusive ward set up for Omicron COVID cases in Karnataka's Ballari hospital

The doctors are on alert though there have been no cases of Omicron in Ballari and Vijayanagara districts.

published on : 20th December 2021

Odisha spent Rs 892 crore on free Covid treatment

The government had set up dedicated Covid hospitals with around 40,000 beds, including 4,500 ICU beds and 1,500 ventilator beds across the state, Odisha Health Minister said.

published on : 7th December 2021

Most COVID-19 facilities in Bengal to turn into non-Covid units as infections ebb

There are at least 203 dedicated COVID-19 hospitals in West Bengal - government and private - with 23,947 beds, the official said.

published on : 23rd November 2021

Maharashtra hospital fire: Kin of deceased in shock as hope of recovery from COVID turns into permanent loss

Some of them have been inconsolable as they could not even have a last glimpse of their dead relatives in the wake of the COVID-19 protocols.

published on : 7th November 2021

Maharashtra hospital fire: Some COVID patients died due to smoke, say police

Late Saturday evening, a case was registered against unidentified persons under Indian Penal Code Section 304 (A) (causing death by negligence).

published on : 7th November 2021

Odisha toddler beats coronavirus after spending a week on ventilator support

Tested positive for the virus, the boy from Nilagiri was rushed to SUM Covid Hospital here in a serious condition on September 21.

published on : 9th October 2021
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