Secretary of the group, Lubna Jafrin, who is a certified ayurvedic practitioner, said before the intervention of ORMAS, the group’s members were struggling to earn enough to support their families.
The drone service will facilitate the people in the remote areas by providing immediate examinations of samples,medicines and vaccination.
Ma Subramanian rejects drug shortage charge, tells Edappadi K Palaniswami to join him in field check
Regarding vacancies, Subramanian said posts of 1,021 doctors, 986 pharmacists, 1,066 health inspectors and 2,222 village health nurses are vacant.
Three-year-old girl was taken to the hospital as she had fever; Father informs administration about matter, but reportedly gets cold reply
Veena attributed the procurement of substandard medicines to the previous UDF government’s bulk purchases, emphasising that the issue of proper disposal had arisen consequently.
“Of the 54,049 batches of drugs, only 8,700 were subjected to quality checks. No quality control checks were carried out on 46 types of medicines," he said.
With the latest addition, aimed to increase accessibility to healthcare, the portfolio of free medicines has now swelled up to 359 such medicines.
In response to RTI activist Dr KV Babu, the ministry said that the decision was taken by the Ayurveda, Siddha, and Unani Drugs Technical Advisory Board in its meeting on March 15, 2021.
Cases dip to 5,263 this yr as against 7,988 in 2022: Health minister
As per the new regulations, the doctor would be penalised, including suspension of their license to practice for some time, if they don't prescribe generic drugs.
The drug inspectors in Thiruvananthapuram, Ernakulam, Kozhikode and Kollam have started legal action against the company’s controversial drug promotions, according to an RTI.
Drones will be used to transport medicines and vaccines to remote areas where communication facilities are poor.