TN govt working to fill up vacancies of 2222 village nurses besides doctors, pharmacists and sanitary inspectors: Health Minister
Further, the minister said that the health department has organized a total of 8,500 medical special camps to control spread of fever in the view of the north east monsoon.
Ma Subramanian rejects drug shortage charge, tells Edappadi K Palaniswami to join him in field check
Regarding vacancies, Subramanian said posts of 1,021 doctors, 986 pharmacists, 1,066 health inspectors and 2,222 village health nurses are vacant.
The minister said the health department has constituted a committee to check if any AYUSH medicine practitioners or others are practising modern medicine in violation of the laws.
It is requested to allow the Tamil Nadu Medical Selection Committee to conduct an additional round of counselling to fill vacancies
Under new guidelines, Rs 4,000 will be given each in the fourth month of pregnancy and post delivery, and another Rs 6,000 four months after delivery.
The kiosk is eco-friendly and self-reliant using solar power from an in-house 5 kW unit.
The PG doctors can select the hospitals they want to work and submit the application at their respective medical colleges.
The Tokyo-inspired ‘health walk tracks’ will be constructed in all 38 districts in Tamil Nadu to promote healthy lifestyles and encourage the habit of walking among people.
TNGDA president Dr K Senthil told TNIE that Minister Ma Subramanian accepted the demand. "Nearly 12 OGs across the state are members of the state-level committee.
Upon their arrival, they were received by Health Minister Ma Subramanian at the airport.
GRH doctors staged a protest in front of the IMA hall demanding the state government to suspend the CHO and reduce the workload of obstetrics gynaecologists.
The victims were from Kadayam in Tenkasi district and they were returning home after a sightseeing trip.
Restaurants will either be sealed or their licences cancelled depending on the quality of food, says Ma Subramanian
The minister said now there are around 20,000 government doctors, and vacancies arise as seniors retire from the service. The government is continuously taking efforts to fill vacancies
Subramanian found that duty doctors, a pharmacist, a driver and some hospital workers were unavailable for duty even as patients were waiting for treatment.
The health department constituted a six-member committee to improve the Chief Minister’s Comprehensive Health Insurance scheme (CMCHIS).
These experts will be staying in Tirunelveli hospital for about 10 days: Ma Subramanian
Finding no other way, the governor sent it to the President, who passed the baton to the union home ministry.
The minister also inaugurated a building for the homeopathy department at the hospital.
“There was no need to ‘acquire’ a Government land, it was only needed to be handed over to the Union Government which was already done in the time of ‘Edappadi’ K Palaniswami.