Ma Subramanian

Tamil Nadu first among big states in controlling and preventing AIDS

Only 0.18% of population in state infected by HIV whereas it is 0.24% at national level

published on : 2nd December 2022

Continue masking up in public spaces, says Ma Subramanian

Random testing of 2% international travellers at airports withdrawn

published on : 28th November 2022

Committee to audit death post surgery in four districts of Tamil Nadu

Ma Subramanian says regional panel to track avoidable complications & analyse special cause of deaths

published on : 24th November 2022

Will ensure fair polls at TN Medical Council: Health Minister

The minister said a group of doctors made the allegations in petitions submitted to the department, ahead of TMC elections slated for December 1-18.

published on : 23rd November 2022

Tamil Nadu logging over 4,000 Madras eye cases daily

Speaking to media after the inspection, Subramanian said, 66 samples were sent to the King Institute of Preventive Medicine and Research in Guindy.

published on : 22nd November 2022

Talks ongoing with govt doctors threatening to strike: Minister Ma Subramanian

Speaking to media on Sunday, he said, “In the same way that the doctors feel they would be affected, the victim’s family is affected by the doctors.

published on : 21st November 2022

In a year, all TN hospitals to get infra for cochlear implants: Ma Subramanian

The minister was speaking at an event that marked the 50th anniversary of the Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital’s ENT department, on Friday.

published on : 19th November 2022

TN at the forefront of quality healthcare: Health Minister Ma Subramanian

The 14th edition of the FICCI TANCARE 2022 healthcare conference and excellence in healthcare awards was held here on Saturday.

published on : 13th November 2022

New mental health helpline 14416 launched, to be linked to govt depts

Health Minister Ma Subramanian launched a new helpline number 14416 exclusively for mental health services at the 104 medical helpline centre at the DMS campus on Thursday.

published on : 28th October 2022

Health dept to fill vacancies in two months: Ma Subramanian

At a departmental meeting to assess preparedness for monsoon, the minister also pointed out that 237 vacancies for pharmacists have been filled.

published on : 27th October 2022

Ranks for MBBS, BDS admission released; Counselling from Wednesday

Health Minister Ma Subramanian released the rank list for MBBS and BDS admissions, 2022-2023 at the Government Multi Super Speciality Hospital in Omandurar Estate on Monday.

published on : 18th October 2022

Permission sought for AIIMS in Kovai: Health Minister Ma Subramanian

A request was made to the Centre to establish an AIIMS in Coimbatore, Health Minister Ma Subramanian said on Sunday. 

published on : 17th October 2022

TN govt will check if Nayanthara-Vignesh Shivan violated surrogacy rules, says minister

Legal experts on social media noted that surrogacy has been made illegal in India since January.

published on : 10th October 2022

Tamil Nadu eyes more jobs for doctors, nurses in Malta

Health Secretary P Senthilkumar later told reporters that officers from both the countries discussed signing an MoU between TN Dr MGR Medical University and the University in Malta to this end.

published on : 7th October 2022

Uproar against docs’ transfer over lack of facilities at PHC in Tamil Nadu

The recommendation came after Minister for Water resources Durai Murugan and Minister for Health Ma Subramanian visited the centre on Tuesday.

published on : 7th October 2022

Ma Subramanian launches robotic surgical system at SIMS in Tamil Nadu

The procedures performed using robotic surgical systems will be less painful with minimal invasion, scarring and bleeding.

published on : 7th October 2022

‘TN has sought Covishield vax from Centre’: Ma Subramanian

It may be noted that the booster dose was administered for free at government healthcare institutions in the State until September 30. 

published on : 7th October 2022

Get Covid booster dose by Sept 30, doubt it’ll be free after: Tamil Nadu Health Minister

Health minister Ma Subramanian on Sunday said it was still difficult to convince people to take booster dose and urged them to make use of the next five days to take it for free.

published on : 26th September 2022

Tiruvallur: 1K fever camps held; mobile units to review schools

The health department conducted 1,000 special fever camps across the State, including 100 in the Chennai Corporation.  

published on : 22nd September 2022

Fever camps to be held at 1K locations across TN

Health Minister Ma Subramanian said special fever camps will be organised at 1,000 locations across Tamil Nadu on Wednesday. In Chennai alone, 100 camps will be conducted. 

published on : 21st September 2022
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