medical officers

Will Tamil Nadu government let Covid Medical Officers go?

In May, during the second wave of Covid, MBBS doctors who had graduated recently were recruited on a temporary basis by the State health department at all government medical college hospitals in TN.

published on : 22nd November 2021

Too soon? Disbanding of Kerala's Covid brigade likely to affect patient care

The state government has cited improvement in the pandemic situation and lack of funds from Centre as reasons for the decision, but health experts said it’s not yet time.

published on : 25th October 2021

Odisha's ESIC doctors on week-long Puja holiday, patients left in the lurch 

Sources said doctors from casualty and emergency shifts are being diverted for OPD and emergency services besides management of life threatening cases.

published on : 14th October 2021

Collector intervenes, doctors call off strike over dues in Andhra Pradesh's Krishna district

General duty medical officers went on an indefinite strike on September 15, protesting non-payment of salaries and arrears besides issues related to service certificates. 

published on : 18th September 2021

Kerala Govt Medical Officers Association urges CM Vijayan to step up security at hospitals

KGMOA asked thestate government to recognise all healthcare institutions under Kerala State Health Services as special security zones under Section 83 of the Kerala Police Act 2011.

published on : 8th August 2021

Too much frisking at PG NEET centres irks candidates

Candidates who took the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test for postgraduate medical courses complained of stringent frisking.

published on : 8th January 2018

Close to 3000 ghost medicos got training in Karnataka's Hubballi district

Rs 4.31 crore National Health Mission funds lost owing to this, reveals audit report

published on : 28th June 2017