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Will IHH Healthcare's acquisition of Fortis nurse it out of ICU?

With its own mixed track record in India, the coup can easily turn into a winner’s curse for IHH.

Gorakhpur hospital gets additional equipment for Encephalitis treatment

It is to be noted that in August last year; nearly 150 children had died, allegedly due to lack of oxygen supply, in the same hospital.

12 doctors apply for Government Medical College and hospital director’s post

The selection for the permanent director principal has been delayed since the last one-and-a-half years.

FIR against Rainbow hospital for taking parking fee from patients

Police registered FIR under Section 188 (disobedience of order promulgated by public servant), 418 (cheating out of a fiduciary relationship) and 420 (cheating) of IPC against Rainbow Hospitals on Sunday.

IIT-Kharagpur, AIIMS ink MoU to boost research programmes

"The primary focus is to enhance research outreach programme and medical services amongst faculty members, scientists and students to carry out joint academic and research programmes, joint supervision of masters and doctoral students as well as collaborative research projects," said a statement from AIIMS.

Father moves court after infant’s death, medical negligence case filed against doctors

This comes after a seven-month-old battle by Sunil Kumar S, a resident of Jogupalya, who lost his daughter in October. Police had earlier declined to register Sunil’s complaint, prompting him to approach a court.

Cyber criminals target MGM Hospital, demand ransom in bitcoins

Hospital authorities found computer system locked when they tried to access it.

Bandra's KB Bhabha Hospital to get 200-bed booster, new 11-storey tower on premises

KB Bhabha Hospital in Bandra West, which treats nearly five lakh patients in its OPD and admits around 40,000 every year, is set to get bigger and better.

Raj to ‘replicate’ Ujjain cancer care model

The health department had sent its nurses and doctors to Ujjain for training.

MLAs, Ex-MLAs and family should take treatment in government hospitals

A Notification in this regards is sent out by ministry of secretariat. Except in cases of emergency like heart attack or accident, all MLAs, Ex-MLAs can avail the medical facilities in government hospitals.

Tripura CM visits proposed site for setting AIIMS hospital

The Chief Minister after visiting the area said that an AIIMS like multispecialty hospital is needed in the state so that the locals do not have to rush to big cities for treatment.

MNS to keep watch on NEET admissions

The admission process to medical colleges is hanging in the balance in the state due to mismanagement of NEET exam.

Daiichi Sankyo moves Delhi HC to block Fortis-IHH deal

Daiichi moved court on Wednesday, seeking orders to prevent Fortis from proceeding with its deal with IHH without the high court’s “further approval.”

Uttarakhand HC asks state govt to start multi-speciality hospital at Bhowali

The court also observed that in view of the frequency of road accidents in the state whose victims need immediate care, there should be fully equipped trauma centres in each district.

Kolkata doctors extract bone, burn cancer cells and graft it back

A private hospital in Howrah has become the first in eastern India to take this approach to treating bone cancer, which doctors say can help prevent limb amputations, and tasted success.

Construction of China-aided hospital begins in Sri Lanka

The 25,517-square-metre hospital, which will be the largest kidney hospital in South Asia, will include 200 inpatient beds and 100 hemodialysis beds.

Delhi AIIMS signs MoU with IIT Kharagpur for collaboration in edu, research

The broad areas of cooperation identified under this MoU include initiating joint academic programs such as PhD, MD-PhD, MSc-PhD and other courses.

City doctors treat patient with two major cancers through rare surgery

Earlier, such a patient might have been treated through open surgery, which requires long incisions and takes a patient a long time to recover from. There is also greater risk of infection and scars of stiches.

Principal-in-charge at MCH replaced

The students have been on a protest since June 27, demanding transparent counselling for hostel allotment and older students be accommodated in the new11-storey facility.

Buyout firm Apollo in advanced talks to buy LifePoint Health - sources

LifePoint shares rose 36 percent to $64.85 on the news in after-hours trading on Friday.