The patients, who are from the Below Poverty Line (BPL) category, say that they can’t even afford to go to other health centres as this is the only facility which has been providing free of cost dialysis services.
Harsimrat on Sunday issued a release saying that AIIMS, Bathinda was finally off to a start with the PGIMER, Chandigarh team deputed by the union health ministry giving the go ahead for start of the first batch of MBBS for the institution at the BFUHS, Faridkot.
The department has been dragging its feet over despite Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh’s intervention on request of health minister Brahm Mohindra.
Dr CL Nawal, who was HoD of medicine department, will be replaced by Dr Raman Sharma. Dr SS Yadav will be the new HoD of urology department.
A team of doctors saw the Sangli resident through her 37-weeks of highs and lows
The state government has already given the administrative approval for it. The SSH has submitted the proposal of the equipment with all specifications.
At least 24 patients, including some women, suffered severe eye infection allegedly due to botched cataract surgeries at the Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Narayan Civil Hospital here.
Private medical colleges too are in this unenviable position -- of the 23 private medical colleges, only about five are at present paying their doctors on time.
This is necessitated as more than 50% people of type 2 diabetes already have one or more complications like retinopathy, hypertension and erectile dysfunction, he said while delivering the late Dr Rajeev and Dr Sanjay Warhadpande Oration.
At least 8,000 clinical establishments hospitals, clinics and diagnostic labs have applied to the health department for licences under the Clinical Establishments Act.
Decision taken by Central team after seeing well-equipped NICU at BJMC
The baby was born at the Government Rajaji Hospital on January 17, and on March 4 – when the girl turned 46-days-old – her blood sample was sent to a medical research centre in Chennai to test for HIV infection.
Last five years’ data reveals that 95 per cent of cadaver donations in city have come from pvt hospitals.
For the first time in the city, a cadaver liver was split and transplanted into two patients, saving one more life.
MDR-TB is one of the most drug-resistant type of tuberculosis that even resists the most effective anti-TB drugs. There are an estimated 1,000 MDR-TB patients in the state.
Surendra Nath Khanna, 66, who hails from Punjab, was rushed to hospital after he complained of acute breathlessness on March 15.
The district consumer grievances redressal forum has ordered a hospital in the city to compensate a patient Rs 50,000 for performing a surgery without obtaining the consent of the patient or her relatives and without having the necessary infrastructure for ICU in place.
A fire broke out on Sunday in the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Trauma Centre, forcing evacuation of scores of patients, the Delhi Fire Service said. No casualties were reported.
The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) has removed a doctor from the post of Assistant Professor for not possessing the requisite qualification, following an order in this regard by the Delhi High Court.
AIIMS Bhubaneswar on Monday inaugurated the newly built Central Sterile Supply Department (CSSD) to control infection in the hospital operation theatres.