Villagers suffer as quacks edge out doctors in Telangana

Patients living in remote areas of State rely on quacks due to non-availability of facilities at PHCs & govt hosps

published on : 4th October 2022

Govt doctors stage stir for promotions and better pay in Chennai

While doctors with MBBS are upgraded to pay band 4 only after 20 years of service, they want it to be made 12 years.

published on : 26th September 2022

Telangana to recruit 1K new doctors ahead of Dasara

The Minister also revealed plans to further strengthen the Primary Health Centres in the State.

published on : 23rd September 2022

Odisha to tweak OMHS rules to tackle specialists’ crisis

A senior Health official said the State government is planning to recruit specialists at base level posts with higher salary and additional perks.

published on : 22nd September 2022

Govt doctors to resume protest from Tuesday

The doctors affiliated to Kerala Government Medical Officers’ Association (KGMOA) will stage protests in front of the offices of DHS and district medical offices on Tuesday.

published on : 13th September 2022

PHC doctors in Telangana to get vehicle allowance

Doctors working in Primary Health Centres (PHCs) across the State will soon get vehicle allowance.

published on : 12th September 2022

Can't expect Centre and state governments to provide security cover to private hospitals: SC

The apex court was hearing a petition seeking directions to the authorities to ensure adequate security at hospitals and medical centres to prevent attacks on doctors and healthcare workers.

published on : 5th September 2022

Baba Ramdev can't abuse doctors and systems: SC 

“It’s better if you restrain accusing other systems,” CJI told Solicitor General Tushar Mehta. 

published on : 23rd August 2022

Madhya Pradesh: Doctors remove bandage on the wound of a woman, find condom wrapper

A video of the incident, which took place on Thursday, went viral on social media and Chief Medical and Health Officer Rakesh Sharma confirmed that an inquiry had been ordered.

published on : 21st August 2022

Big pay disparity between Ayush, regular doctors 

Practitioners rue about huge gap in budget allocation for Ayush and allopathic medicine

published on : 15th August 2022

Doctors' forum begins statewide study on post-Covid complications 

The Doctors for Social Justice (DSJ), a forum of healthcare professionals, in association with Pattithara grama panchayat and Thrithala Together, a local collective, has commenced the study.

published on : 9th August 2022

Oocyte case: ‘Sad that doctors are protesting’

“Doctors should offer their services on humanitarian grounds and save lives. They should not be involved in such activities.

published on : 8th August 2022

Sealing of scan centre: 800 Erode doctors strike work

However, the management of Sudha Hospital moved the Madras High Court, which quashed the department’s order, and the seal was removed.

published on : 7th August 2022

US doctors perform 1st-ever heart transplant between 2 HIV-positive patients

The complex surgery, by a team of doctors at Montefiore Health System in New York City, lasted four hours.

published on : 3rd August 2022

Transfer of 48 doctors cancelled after being found to be against norms of UP transfer policy

Early in the week, four health department officials were suspended for the alleged violation of rules with regard to the recent transfers in the department.

published on : 30th July 2022

30% of new drugs approved in India may be ineffective: Study

Safety of medicines also questionable as post-marketing surveillance not done properly

published on : 30th July 2022

Risk for doctors in line of pandemic duty

The ministry said in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday that it did not have data on the number of doctors who have died across the country due to Covid-19.

published on : 27th July 2022

Junior doctors say no to evening OP duty

They also want their stipends to be regularised and enhanced on par with central institutions like AIIMS or State-funded institutions like the NIMS.

published on : 26th July 2022

Telangana government doctors to wear black badges to protest against evening outpatient services

As the number of patients is increasing due to heavy rains in the State, the DME instructed all the general and maternity hospitals to start outpatient services in the evening from 4 pm to 6 pm on all

published on : 25th July 2022

Gujarat: 30,000 doctors observe strike over rules on hospital glass facades, ICUs on ground floor

The Gujarat HC had recently directed the state government to make sure ICUs in private hospitals were situated on the ground floor.

published on : 23rd July 2022
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