PHCs told not to obstruct CCTV cam installation

The National Health Mission has requested ELCOT to supply as many as 4,572 CCTV cameras to 2,286 PHCs (two cameras at each PHC), 100 metres of LAN cable, and one Network Video Recorder to each PHC.

published on : 30th September 2023

Lack of women doctors at UPHC pushes mothers to Tiruchy MGMGH for deliveries

The nearest health facility accessible to residential locality near EB Road is the UPHC near Murugan Talkies, but the refusal to admit pregnant women has become a cause of concern for the residents.

published on : 30th September 2023

PHANA should adopt nearby PHCs

Under the Brand Bengaluru initiative, private hospitals will discuss how to facilitate PHCs with specialist doctors and reduce the government’s burden.

published on : 16th September 2023

Private hospitals bleed patients white as dengue spreads in Telangana

The private hospitals, to make a fast buck, are admitting those who fear they have dengue and are fleecing them though they may not be having dengue.

published on : 26th August 2023

Telangana government to establish new PHCs in 40 mandals

Dental assistant surgeons have been included in Telangana Vaidya Vidhana Parishad hospitals, and the Government TB Hospital in Vikarabad has come under the Directorate of Medical Education.

published on : 25th August 2023

Five years on, Jawadhu Hills PHC in TN has only one doctor

The PHC, established in 2018 for around 12,000 residents, has not conducted even a single delivery for pregnant women.

published on : 19th August 2023

630 PHCs in Kerala upgraded to family health centres

Remaining 256 PHCs to undergo transformation in coming months 

published on : 12th August 2023

Ensure hospital deliveries take place at PHCs and CHCs: AP CS tells officials

Reviewing the implementation of the Family Physician concept, the CS instructed the officers to take measures to reduce water-borne and vector-borne diseases in the villages.

published on : 25th July 2023

RS Mangalam PHC to be rebuilt at Rs 1.7 crore, health dept tells Madras HC

The health department, in its status report, admitted that the PHC building is in poor condition.

published on : 16th July 2023

Maharashtra: Ailing infant dies as parents reach hospital late due to lack of road in village 

A video of family members with the child in their arms crossing a river to reach the PHC has gone viral on social media.

published on : 13th July 2023

Delivery cases increase by 50 per cent in Madurai UPHCs

According to a city health official, the pregnant mothers who come to the Madurai municipal corporation urban hospitals are given medical check-ups month-wise.

published on : 9th July 2023

Three years on, Tiruchy UPHC awaits Rs 15-crore facelift

"The land parcel in which the health centre was constructed was donated by the family members of merchant Seth Kodumal Mohan, in 1960.

published on : 4th July 2023