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In ambulances, an unseen, unwelcome passenger: COVID-19

Statistics on COVID-19 cases and deaths among EMTs and paramedics — especially ones employed by private companies — are hard to find.

published on : 25th January 2021

Asha worker in Andhra Pradesh dies after COVID jab? Family demands ex gratia 

According to her family members, she fainted and became unconscious on Thursday night, a day after receiving the vaccine.

published on : 25th January 2021

Vaccination: Odisha unlikely to cover 1.92 lakh health workers targeted by today

Earlier, around 15,000 field-level health workers had announced not to get administered the vaccines protesting the government apathy for cadre restructuring and change of designation.

published on : 25th January 2021

Denied wages on time, migrant workers in Chennai share tales of woe

Eight migrant workers from Bihar and Uttar Pradesh have been forced to run from pillar to post as they struggle to survive in a city whose language is alien and with just one meal a day.

published on : 25th January 2021

Spain's virus surge hits mental health of front-line workers

A study released this month by Hospital del Mar looking at the impact of the spring's COVID-19 surge on more than 9,000 health workers across Spain found that at least 28% suffered major depression.

published on : 24th January 2021

Immunising private healthcare workers likely to be major challenge for Telangana

Currently, the State has decided to hold the immunisation drive for small nursing homes and clinics at the Primary Health Centre (PHC) nearest to them.

published on : 24th January 2021

4,200+ health workers vaccinated in a week

The initial glitch that occurred in the vaccination process in the district is slowly getting back on track.

published on : 24th January 2021

INTERVIEW | Healthcare workers should not fear vaccination, says Dr Samiran Panda

In a clinical trial mode, the recipient of a vaccine is monitored with a greater rigor once she/he opts in for administration of the vaccine in concern, she said.

published on : 23rd January 2021

Day 5: 12,120 health workers vaccinated

As many as 12,120 health workers took Covid vaccination on Friday taking the total beneficiaries to just below 47,900.

published on : 23rd January 2021

Gurugram health worker dies days after anti-COVID jab; official denies 'vaccine' link

Chief Medical Officer of Gurugram Virender Yadav said that the women's family reported her sudden death at her home today, but there is nothing yet to suggest and link with the vaccination.

published on : 22nd January 2021

Laid off conservancy workers in despair, to stage demonstration

Also, another private contractor Ramky has been entrusted to collect garbage from Tiruvottiyur, Manali, Madhavaram and Ambattur zones.

published on : 22nd January 2021

10,953 health workers take first dose of Covid vaccine on fourth day

Covid vaccination has gathered momentum in the state with 10,953 health workers taking the first dose on Thursday.

published on : 22nd January 2021

15 more days to reach trapped China mine workers: Experts

The mine shaft is blocked 350 meters (1,000 feet) below the surface by 70 tons of debris that extends down another 100 meters (330 feet).

published on : 21st January 2021

Rela hospital to vaccinate 1K healthcare workers

Rela Hospital, a multi-specialty quaternary care hospital at Chromepet will be vaccinating 1,100 healthcare workers for Covid-19 in a week’s time.

published on : 21st January 2021

Vaccine concerns of health workers drag immunisation

The state is in no hurry to ramp up the numbers as it considers the vaccination a personal choice.

published on : 20th January 2021
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