government doctors

Government doctors in Tamil Nadu's Tenkasi told to reside within 8 km radius of hospital

The strict instructions come amidst allegations from various quarters that government doctors were engaged in private practice during duty hours.

published on : 4th June 2022

Hypertension cases among doctors worrying: TTGDA 

Telangana Teaching Government Doctors Association screened 400 doctors across the 10 government hospitals in the State and found that they had fluctuating BP. 

published on : 18th May 2022

Tamil Nadu government doctors can compete for 50 per cent quota and open seats in PG courses: HC

The Madras High Court on Wednesday dismissed a batch of petitions challenging the quota and weightage marks given to government doctors serving in hills and rural areas.

published on : 20th January 2022

Government doctors joining online consultation app set alarm bells ringing in Tamil Nadu

The dean of a medical college hospital said nearly 100 government doctors, especially in Chennai and Coimbatore, are linked to a north India-based online app that organises consultation online.

published on : 11th January 2022

NEET-PG counselling: Delhi government hospital doctors breathe sigh of relief after SC verdict

The NEET-PG counselling will be based on the existing EWS and OBC reservation introduced by the central government in the AIQ seats in state government medical institutions.

published on : 7th January 2022

Do government doctors report for duty regularly? An RTI activist tries to find out; kept in the dark

The State-run hospitals stopped using biometric attendance systems since the Covid-19 outbreak. 

published on : 15th November 2021

Aggrieved over pay revision, government doctors to protest from October 4

Kerala Government Medical Officers' Association said from Monday it would start its "non-cooperation agitation" by boycotting e-Sanjeevani, all trainings and online meetings.

published on : 3rd October 2021

No mention of pay hike in policy note upsets Tamil Nadu doctors

The 18-page policy note had various infrastructural plans for the health department which would be implemented at a cost of Rs 4,280 crore utilizing the funds under the 15th finance commission. 

published on : 6th September 2021

SC/ST doctors in Telangana allege bias in promotions

One of their key demands was to establish a roaster system to ensure that eligible doctors from the SC/ST community also got a chance to hold senior posts.

published on : 5th September 2021

Doctors’ incentive marks: Tamil Nadu committee to identify rural areas announced

The panel was constituted on the directives of the Madras High Court order dated May 17, 2018 .

published on : 7th December 2018