At place with COVID: How pandemic boosted telemedicine and home healthcare services

Professional home care has become the large-scale alternative to hospitalisation for both COVID-19 and non-COVID patients a sector that has grown exponentially over the last year.

published on : 20th June 2021

1.97 lakh Odisha healthcare staff, frontline workers to lose eligibility

Health department sources said 1,97,217 beneficiaries, including 1,36,170 HCWs and 61,047 FLWs registered with the portal are yet to be inoculated.

published on : 19th June 2021

Ensure safety of healthcare workers, strictly implement Epidemic Disease Act: Centre to states

Recently, there have been reports of physical violence against doctors, healthcare workers and other professionals from various states.

published on : 18th June 2021

Aster DM Healthcare partners with Dr Reddy's to administer Sputnik V vaccine in select locations

The Kochi-based healthcare provider would initially inoculate beneficiaries in (Kochi) Kerala and Kolhapur (Maharashtra) as part of the initiative.

published on : 18th June 2021

Sputnik V vaccines to be available in Fortis Healthcare facilities in Gurgaon, Mohali from June 16

The vaccine stock has been procured directly from Dr. Reddy's Laboratories according to government guidelines, it said.

published on : 17th June 2021

Telangana government finalises recruitment of 803 nurses

According to a press release issued by the TSPSC, these staff nurses will be posting orders after counselling and they will soon be posted at various State hospitals.

published on : 17th June 2021

Invest more in healthcare for elderly: Study

The report said 27.5 per cent of people aged 80 and above are immobile, and 70 per cent are partially or wholly financially dependent on others.

published on : 15th June 2021

Delhi HC sets aside bail order of ex-Fortis Healthcare promoter Shivinder Singh in EOW case

The decision by Justice Suresh Kumar Kait came on the plea of RFL challenging the March 3 order of the trial court granting bail to Shivinder in the case.

published on : 14th June 2021

IMA to hold country-wide protest on June 18 against assault of doctors

It further said that June 15 will be observed as a National Demand Day and Press Meets will held across the country by branches.

published on : 12th June 2021

Antibodies get stronger after taking Covid vaccine: Study

The study further found that the desirable herd immunity which can break the chain of virus, can only be achieved by mass vaccination and not through natural course of transmission of infection.

published on : 11th June 2021

'Serious concern', says Centre as only half of healthcare and frontline workers fully vaccinated so far

The number of healthcare workers in the country is about 1 crore and they are considered the most vulnerable to the infectious disease.

published on : 10th June 2021

Bihar: Class X, XII graduates to be trained in basic healthcare skills to fight crisis situation

The skill development training will be imparted in six technical medical basic disciplines.

published on : 6th June 2021

Healing by helping: Uttarakhand woman on mission to provide better health, education for people in state

From organising health camps to arranging food, medicines, to filing multiple PILs on health and education infrastructure and rampant drug abuse, Shveta does it all.

published on : 6th June 2021

Telangana: Health workforce density poor, but other indicators see improvement

The Sustainable Development Goal 3 rankings in Telangana pose a worrying trend for the State amidst a raging pandemic.

published on : 4th June 2021

'Unfortunate': Chhattisgarh CM Baghel slams non-inclusion of Congress minister in GST panel

In the GST Council meeting, the ministers of Congress-ruled states had proposed a relaxation of GST in this regard to 0.1 per cent rate instead of  5 per cent.

published on : 3rd June 2021
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