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­­­­­­ISIC Becomes first hospital outside US to successfully perform complex spinal surgeries through advanced spine robotics system

A team of spine surgeons led by Dr. H S Chhabra has performed more than five surgeries using the latest advanced robotics system.

Vellore: 4 more government hospitals picked for NQAS licence

With already 3 government hospitals in Vellore district having undergone the exam for National Quality Assurance Standard (NQAS) certification by the central committee team and awaiting results, Vellore district health service department has shortlisted four more government hospitals in Walaja, Gudiyatam, Vaniyambadi and Arakkonam for the certification.

Fortis Healthcare completes stake sale in Mauritius-based Medical and Surgical Centre

Fortis Healthcare has announced of the sale of its nearly 29 per cent stake in Mauritius-based Medical and Surgical Centre Ltd (MSCL).

Mohalla clinics: Bharti slams DDA for denying land

DDA is not providing land for the construction of mohalla clinics on mere technical grounds, its member and Malviya Nagar MLA Somnath Bharti said on Tuesday in its apex body meeting chaired by lieutenant governor Anil Baijal.

Hospital sector on recovery path after over 2 years of subdued performance: Icra

The tough days were triggered primarily on account of several regulatory measures, including the cap on prices of stents and knee implants by the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA), Icra said in a release.

Fire breaks out at Delhi hospital; 6 rescued

A team of 6 fire tenders have been deployed on the spot to extinguish the fire.

Nashik: Sinnar rural hospital ready, sans medical equipment

The 30-bed hospital will be a relief for residents of Sinnar who have been demanding a local medical set up for the past many years. As of now, Sinnar residents have to rely on the municipal council hospital which was set up seven decades back.

AAP Report Card-I: Out of 1,000 Mohalla Clinics promised, only 191 delivered

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), which has been praised for its work in the field of health, has not been able to provide the promised 1,000 Mohalla Clinics even after 4.5 years of rule, as only 191 clinics were operational till March.

Rs 35 crore in donations gave 2,800 Tata Memorial kids free cancer care last year

The experiment — which started in 2009, with a collection of Rs 60 lakh by the hospital’s paediatric cancer department, to ensure every child under 15 gets free treatment — has emerged as one of the country’s most heart-warming ways of providing healthcare.

Apollo's back on track by doubling its bottom line in FY19

Apollo Hospitals posted its lowest profits in nearly a decade in 2017-18. But today, it has doubled its bottom line and is on track to trim its debt.

Vice President lauds Tamil Nadu for being medical hub of the country

He was speaking at the opening ceremony of MGM Hospital here.Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit was also present at the event.

Rajasthan: Woman refuses to get discharged from hospital claiming she gave birth to twins

A woman refused to get discharged from Zanana Hospital as she claimed that she had given birth to two infants but the hospital handed over only one infant to her.

Bacteria in gowns, stainless steel at hospitals can lead to severe illness

Symptoms can range from diarrhoea to fever, rapid heartbeat, inflammation of the intestines, and kidney failure.

Bengaluru: 14 risk losing their eyesight after operation

Only 2-3 emergency surgeries are being conducted daily at the hospital's five functional OTs now, bringing down admissions too. The premier government hospital had last year conducted 9,000 surgeries.

AIIMS facility to treat patients with burn injuries by year-end

The burns and plastic surgery block is ready and process is on to equip it with state-of-the-art operation theatres and facilities like hyperbaric chamber.

Bengaluru: 5 suffering from drug reaction after cataract surgery at Minto still critical

All the 24 patients, who underwent surgery on July 9, developed complications. Two lab tests confirmed the presence of pseudomonas bacteria in the occugel medicine used to treat the patients.

New Delhi : 32 healthcare units get closure notice over waste disposal

Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) has issued closure notices to 32 healthcare facilities in the capital for improper disposal of biomedical waste. Of them, 10 have been sealed so far, officials said.

Bhopal : Pvt hospitals seek payment of Ayushman Bharat dues

Private hospitals in Madhya Pradesh are turning down patients seeking treatment under the Ayushman Bharat Madhya Pradesh Niramayam (AB-MPN) scheme.

Pseudomonas common cause of OT-induced infections: Doctors

he recent case of 24 patients developing drug reaction owing to contamination of pseudomonas colony of bacteria at Minto hospital is not a rarity, say city doctors.