Healthcare workers

President Kovind lauds selfless service of Kerala women healthcare workers during pandemic

The President was inaugurating the 'National Women Legislators’ Conference, Kerala – 2022' at the state Legislative Assembly on Thursday.

published on : 26th May 2022

626 contract health workers sacked from Telangana's TVVP hospitals

The reason cited was that their services were no longer required as Covid-19 was on the decline.

published on : 25th March 2022

Meghalaya to counsel healthcare workers for taking COVID-19 vaccine jabs

According to official sources, 2,505 health care workers in the state have not yet taken the jabs due to hesitancy.

published on : 9th March 2022

Gandhi Hospital staff pay tributes to late Covid warriors

According to the hospital Superintendent, a total of six staffers working in the hospital died of Covid-19.

published on : 3rd March 2022

Kin of 83 healthcare workers who died of Covid in Telangana get Rs 41 crore

The total number of compensations given to date stand at 1,616 with Rs 808 crore paid as claims. 

published on : 15th February 2022

Keeping fears at bay, Kerala healthcare workers wage a tireless fight

Kerala’s healthcare workers have been appreciated globally and, many a time, cited as an example to emulate.

published on : 30th January 2022

Sacrifice of all medical staff to be noted, says Delhi HC

The high court was dealing with a matter relating to the death of a doctor in June 2020, during the first wave of the pandemic.

published on : 26th January 2022

250 healthcare workers test Covid positive in Tirupati

As many as 250 healthcare workers have tested positive for coronavirus at SVR Ruia Government General Hospital and Padmavati State Covid Hospital (SVIMS) in the last two days in the temple town

published on : 22nd January 2022

Third wave: Medicos testing Covid positve a big worry in Bengaluru

Several private hospitals and government medical colleges, including NIMHANS, are also seeing their health care workers getting infected.

published on : 7th January 2022

Govt hospitals in TN hit by Covid infection among healthcare workers

Worryingly, medical students told TNIE that more workers could have Covid but many are not getting tested to prevent staff shortages.

published on : 7th January 2022

Only 49 per cent of people have received the second dose of Covid-19 vaccine in India: Data

While 79.13 Crore (84.3%) beneficiaries have been vaccinated for the first dose only 45.82 Crore (49%) received the second dose of the vaccine.

published on : 3rd December 2021

Kerala doctors, nurses opt for booster doses as breakthrough infections rise

Rising breakthrough infections and the fear of post-Covid complications have made the healthcare community anxious, to an extent, about getting infected again as the antibody level wanes.

published on : 22nd November 2021

In shift, UK to require COVID vaccination for health workers

The Health Secretary said that while vaccination is not compulsory for most people, health workers “carry a unique responsibility”.

published on : 9th November 2021

Health workers once saluted as heroes now get threats

Across the country, doctors and nurses are dealing with hostility, threats and violence from patients angry over safety rules designed to keep the scourge from spreading.

published on : 30th September 2021

Infection, Covid duty take toll on AIIMS doctors

The resident wellness centre in AIIMS since Covid break out has been seeing nearly 16 cases of Covid-induced anxiety and burnout on an average in a month. 

published on : 26th September 2021
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