550 vials of Covid vaccines stolen from Hyderabad's Jambagh PHC

The suspects allegedly broke into the PHC and also looted BCG, DPT and OPV vaccines along with computers and tyres of an autorickshaw parked on the premises.

published on : 11th January 2022

Implement suggestions on improving PHC conditions: Karnataka HC tells govt

The state has established 2,359 PHCs in the state, which is 822 more than the IPHS guidelines, the government said.

published on : 9th December 2021

10-day Covid vax drive in Guntur district

On the other hand, special medical camps are being set up in villages to prevent the spread of seasonal diseases. 

published on : 23rd November 2021

Kasaragod medical college hospital to reopen as primary health centre

PHC-like clinic to have eight out-patient counters, nine doctors, and nine nurses; No in-patient to be admitted

published on : 10th November 2021

Painful wait for pregnant women at Tiruchy urban primary health centre

According to officials, the PHC is always crowded because it covers four wards and six sectors of the Tiruchy Corporation.

published on : 13th October 2021

Karnataka seeks Central funds to upgrade PHCs

He also pointed out that the State Government was awaiting the Centre’s guidelines on vaccination for children.

published on : 9th October 2021

Karnataka services in poor health: School, police HQs turn PHCs

The PHC at Shankarapura village of Mandya district is run from two classrooms of a school.

published on : 26th September 2021

Telangana’s primary healthcare centres ranked best in quality

The State’s PHCs was ranked first alongside those of Manipur and Haryana, whereas its UPHCs came second along with those of Mizoram and Haryana. 

published on : 18th September 2021

TN PHC gives 50-year-old woman first and second Covid jab in matter of minutes

Subsequent to the confirmation, Lakshmi was admitted to the PHC for observation and discharged on Tuesday afternoon.

published on : 15th September 2021

Steps to prevent seasonal diseases  in State essential: Health Minister

Health Minister Alla Nani on Monday said in order to prevent spread of seasonal diseases, special preventive measures are being taken at urban, rural and Agency areas across the State. 

published on : 7th September 2021

National quality control team to certify 15 more Primary Health Centres in Vijayawada

The Joint Collector has directed the officials concerned to speed up the ongoing works progressing at PHCs under Nadu-Nedu programme and make them ready for certification by NQAS. 

published on : 5th September 2021

Covaxin shortage leads to serpentine queues across Hyderabad

The shortage of Covaxin is because the vaccine is being allotted only in 14-18 Urban Primary Health Centers (UPHCs), whereas there are over 25 GHMC-run centres for Covishield. 

published on : 30th July 2021

TN nurse in trouble after official seize vaccine doses from her home

Around eight vials of Covishield vaccine were seized from the house of a staff nurse of an Urban Primary Health Centre (UPHC) on Sunday.

published on : 26th July 2021

Wrong vax given to woman

Tempers flared at Dharmapuri Urban Primary Health Centre in Sandhaipettai after a woman was administered with a wrong Covid vaccine on Wednesday.

published on : 15th July 2021

PHCs to be in focus for Covid management during third wave

The officer and two doctors from his team are visiting each PHC to assess details of staff, if any training is required and how they need to be empowered.

published on : 8th July 2021
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