Hospital beds

The medical futurists: Hyderabad techies launch AI tool to forecast number of hospital beds needed to tackle Covid

They think that as Covid-19 itself is an unprecedented phenomenon, they are not going to make any predictions that could cause panic in the public

published on : 18th July 2021

Preparing for third wave, more said than done

The country in general and the national capital in particular was badly ravaged by the second wave of Covid-19 pandemic.

published on : 21st June 2021

Evidence-based management of lockdown, by districts in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana

Well-timed lockdown provides time to prepare for surge capacity -- hospital beds, Intensive care (ICU) beds, supply of oxygen and essential drugs.

published on : 19th June 2021

Long queues for hospital beds now a common sight in Chennai

Sivaranjan said he checked with seven government hospitals and since none of them had beds, they finally ended up at the Stanley GH.

published on : 13th May 2021

Kin of Covid patients scramble for hospital beds, stare at costs

It is a double whammy situation for Covid patients requiring hospital admissions.

published on : 12th May 2021

Kerala health department directs all hospitals to focus on COVID patients till May 31

All government taluk hospitals will have to arrange the maximum number of oxygen beds and at least five beds attached with Bipap ventilators.

published on : 10th May 2021

Web portal launched for tracking status of beds in private hospitals in Bengaluru

Private Hospitals and Nursing Home Association president Dr Prasanna HM said that it was heartbreaking to see people running around in search of hospital beds.

published on : 10th May 2021

Increase beds in Kakinada GGH to meet surge in Covid cases in EG: Collector

The Collector and the Joint Collector, along with medical officers, visited Covid wards and enquired about medical facilities at the hospital. 

published on : 9th May 2021

Huge demand for oxygen beds in Srikakulam

sharp spike of Covid-19, oxygenated beds were filling up fast in all private and government designated Covid hospitals in the district.

published on : 9th May 2021

Telangana’s all-in-one Covid-19 app dysfunctional

Amid the second wave of Covid, users face error on both Android and IOS platforms while registering on the app 

published on : 9th May 2021

Despair and hope during the Covid crisis: The story of SOS messages

The social media, especially Twitter, has turned into a war-room with volunteers guiding those in need of bed and oxygen to hospitals

published on : 7th May 2021

Desperate for beds, Covid patients protest outside BSY’s house, Soudha

After visiting 12 hospitals, family of a patient sit on dharna in front of Yediyurappa’s house

published on : 7th May 2021

Wait for hospital beds gets harrowing in TN

Over the last 2 days, the number of calls to helplines with requests for finding beds have more than tripled; a few succumb to infection before finding vacancies at hospital

published on : 7th May 2021

Soon, govt to issue bed availability updates

Bommai said that stern action will be taken against those involved in bed blocking and the government is taking several measures to streamline the system.

published on : 6th May 2021

'Lack of beds, delay in admissions': Tamil Nadu gets a sense of Gujarat, Delhi

Videos posted by residents on social media showed a long queue of ambulances with Covid patients waiting outside Chennai's tertiary government Covid hospitals on Tuesday for admission

published on : 4th May 2021
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