Government General Hospital

Tirupati's Ruia hospital set to get Rs 400 crore boost from govt

The State government has proposed to fund projects worth `400 crore, including the construction of the new hospital building, renovation of hostels at SV Medical College.

published on : 2nd August 2022

Monkeypox scare: Three-year-old girl from Vijayawada tests negative for virus

On the advice of an Asha worker, the girl’s parents took her to the Old Government General Hospital in Vijayawada on Saturday.

published on : 18th July 2022

Sanitary worker at Chennai's Rajiv Gandhi GGH arrested for sexually harassing woman patient

A 47-year-old sanitary worker of Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital (RGGGH) was arrested for allegedly sexually harassing a 49-year-old woman in the hospital on Thursday.

published on : 5th July 2022

Guntur Government General Hospital doctors conduct rare surgery, save life of 64-year-old man

When his family members contacted doctors at the Guntur GGH and explained his condition, they were asked to bring the patient to the hospital.

published on : 16th June 2022

V’wada GGH chosen for e-hospital initiative

Digitisation work began a year ago; 54 teaching, non-teaching hospitals in State roped in for Central initiative

published on : 6th June 2022

Andhra Pradesh health minister warns of action against erring hospital staff, doctors

She directed the Guntur Government General Hospital (GGH) superintendent and principal to take efforts for the development of the hospital.

published on : 5th June 2022

Collector warns of action against erring hospital staff

The Collector further said that the officers and staff should monitor sanitation, security and drug control at the hospital.

published on : 27th May 2022

Commission to shift dead bodies from mortuary: Complaint filed against sergeant

Earlier, the driver’s association had submitted petitions during the Spandana programme a few weeks ago but they didn’t get any response.

published on : 18th May 2022

Vijayawada: Man sets himself ablaze, dies after jumping off flyover

According to police, the incident happened on Saturday around 9 pm when the man, whose identity is yet to be ascertained, poured petrol and set himself ablaze.

published on : 15th May 2022

2 Ruia staff demand cash, suspended

The enquiry panel was set up after a patient reported that they were being charged by some of the hospital staff during the course of their treatment, Dr Bharathi explained.

published on : 9th May 2022

Father forced to take body of his son on motorcycle, when ambulance operators refused

Private ambulance operators in SVR Ruia Government General Hospital refused to reduce the price of hiring an ambulance, the father carried the body to their native village 90 km away from Tirupati.

published on : 26th April 2022

Guntur Government Hospital performs Cochlear surgery on seven kids 

Sahi Trust with the cooperation of Apollo Hospitals donated equipment worth Rs 50 lakh to perform the surgeries at Guntur GGH. 

published on : 25th April 2022

Ruckus at Old GGH, bid to attack Padma

However, she resisted the attack and dared Naidu and his party leaders for a debate on attacks on women during the previous TDP regime.

published on : 23rd April 2022

Rape exposes inadequate security at govt hospital

Ministers meet survivor; DME to hold department-level investigation

published on : 23rd April 2022

Tension as three infants die at Kadapa's RIMS Government General Hospital in a day

RDO P Dharma Chandra Reddy denied the reports that the children died due to shortage of medical negligence or shortage of ventilators and said health issues were the reason.

published on : 10th April 2022

Long wait for OP ticket at Kakinada GGH

As the GGH comes under the purview of Ayushman Bharat now, computer generated OP tickets need to be issued to outpatients.

published on : 5th March 2022

Super-specialty camps to resume at Karaikal GH after two years

According to officials, the urologists and paediatric surgeons would be able to utilise the operation theatres in Karaikal GH.

published on : 3rd March 2022