Nurses

India stands at 1.7 nurses per 1,000 population, WHO norm is 3 nurses per 1,000: Associations

The experts also discussed the need to prioritize investments to further strengthen this cadre and position nurse midwives as leaders, educators, and collaborators. 

published on : 23rd August 2022

Kerala to recruit more nurses to Belgium

Nurses will be provided with Dutch language training, and the first batch will commence in August.

published on : 7th July 2022

1st in India, Delhi Cancer Institute trains nurses to treat patients

The Delhi State Cancer Institute has launched the first program in the country for training oncology nurses for cancer patients, said doctors working with the institute.

published on : 22nd June 2022

Training SC nurses to work abroad

However, the work abroad assistance is free only for the UK, and if one wishes to work in Canada, Singapore, or Australia, there is a visa processing fee that they would have to bear.

published on : 29th May 2022

We are not the same after tending to COVID patients, say nurses of Guntur Government Hospital

Months later, the fearsome memories of peak COVID days keep gushing back, giving her sleepless nights.

published on : 13th May 2022

Govt against contract hiring of nurses: Ma Subramanian

Health dept to recruit 4K staff via MRB; nurses with exemplary service to get award

published on : 13th May 2022

Shortage of nurses continues at Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Government Hospital Tiruchy

Nurse Rama* says that their contribution during the pandemic is being sidelined.

published on : 17th April 2022

Nurses at GB Pant Hospital protest over corruption

Nurses of GB Pant Hospital held a protest on the facility’s premises on Tuesday, alleging corruption and irregularities by several administration staff.

published on : 13th April 2022

NCW asks Modi government to take action over book listing 'merits' of dowry; Nursing Council hits out at publisher

The 'Textbook of Sociology for Nurses' by T K Indrani, according to its cover, is written according to the Indian Nursing Council syllabus.

published on : 5th April 2022

Uncertainty grips protesting contractual nurses

The group of protesting nurses have said that they will continue with the dharna 24*7 in front of the Delhi Secretariat from Monday.

published on : 5th April 2022

Dowry helps in marrying off ugly looking girls, says textbook for nursing students; draws flak

Shiv Sena MP Priyanka Chaturvedi described the textbook as a "shame" and "derogatory" and demanded union education minister to immediately stop the circulation of such regressive textbooks.

published on : 4th April 2022

Contract nurses on stir in Delhi as they fear losing jobs

The Delhi government had ordered rationalisation of additionally hired manpower.

published on : 30th March 2022

Recruitment of nurses to Germany commences

The Overseas Development and Employment Promotion Consultants (ODEPC), under the Labour Department, has started recruitment of nurses to Germany.

published on : 24th March 2022

Kerala NRI man helps nurses from state settle in Australia

To help aspiring Indian nurses from financially backward families to make most of the opportunity, he started a skill training institute in Melbourne. 

published on : 5th March 2022

Deal-breaker: Nurses hapless, fear loss of job 

Government to hire workers on permanent basis, ad hoc RML staff call decision as ‘heartless’.

published on : 2nd March 2022

As nurses intensify stir,  private hospitals bid to intimidate them

At a time Kerala is reeling under the grip of fever, the 16-day-old nurses strike has led to a face-off between the private hospital managements and the protesting unions.

published on : 14th July 2017

Nurses to go on indefinite strike from Monday

 The United Nurses Association (UNA), who have been on protest for about a month, has decided to go on an indefinite strike in the state from July 17.

published on : 14th July 2017