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Kejriwal directs Health Dept to 'end VIP culture' in Delhi govt hospitals

The chief minister said there would be no private rooms for VIPs in government-run hospitals in the national capital.

Ghaziabad: Free treatment for kids with malnutrition in private hospitals

The district has 2,425 children in the red category and district magistrate Ajay Shankar Pandey said the administration is planning to connect such children with private hospitals in each block, apart from the government clinic.

UP: Medicines that failed lab test find way to district hospital, stock sealed

Now, samples of the same medicines with other batch numbers have been collected for testing. The company will be blacklisted if the other samples fail the test.

Telemedicine project 'Poorvikam' launched in Kerala

The project, in association with cancer care division of Rajagiri hospital, would also ensure free cancer screening for tribeswomen.

Temasek, KKR in race to buy stake in Philippine hospitals group: Sources

The bidders are valuing the hospital unit at up to $2 billion, pegging its valuation at just over 20 times next year's estimated core profit, as they seek a majority economic stake in it, the sources added on condition of anonymity as the talks are private.

Ludhiana: Football-sized tumour removed from woman’s ovaries

“The patient was covered under Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana, and was treated absolutely free.."

Delhi to get three new hospitals with 2,800 beds

This includes Indira Gandhi Hospital (IGH) in Dwarka, which will be the largest hospital in southwest Delhi with 1,241 beds.

Prashant Singh replaces Sumit Puri as Director & CIO, Max Healthcare

In his new role, Singh will be responsible for the entire IT operations of 14 hospitals of Max healthcare.

JJ Hospital gets a new dean, third in three years as government shifts five medical college heads

Paediatrician Dr Pallavi Saple, who was the dean of Government Medical College (GMC) in Miraj, will be taking over the position.

Pune hospital hosts conference on quality, patient safety

"Our hospital had received a tremendous response from the healthcare industry commending our contribution to quality improvement and patient safety."

Chandigarh: Transplantation of bone and soft tissue facility launched at GMCH-32

Three oral cancer patients have been given new lip and check by doing a reconstruction of face using transplant of tissue from hand and other two patients have been given new jaw bone by doing transplantation of leg bone and hip bone on face.

Apollo Hospitals promoter to sell 3.6% today

According to the term sheet for the deal, Reddy, an individual promoter, is selling 50 lakh shares of the company at Rs 1,450 apiece, aggregating to about Rs 725 crore.

Goa state hospitals to see infrastructure boom

Health minister Vishwajit Rane seems to believe the answer lies in private-public partnerships.

Unani, Siddha medical centres inaugurated at Safdarjung hospital in Delhi

Both the centres have been established by the Central Council for Research in Unani Medicine (CCRUM) and Siddha medicine (CCRS).

Dengue among pregnant women, newborns worries Bengaluru doctors

While the state health department claims there has been a decline in the number of cases in the last one month, city hospitals are seeing dengue among newborns and pregnant women.

Lucknow: Quack ran hospital in Indiranagar, 23 such clinics sealed

As many as 22 more such clinics and hospitals were identified in the city during an ongoing crackdown on quacks.

Pune's KEM hospital agrees to run their own drug stores

Earlier, the Charity Commissioner of Pune had asked hospitals to run their own drug stores as this would increase the turnover and eventually add up to the IPF fund.

Kolkata: 2% patients get infections while admitted in hospital

Despite the advancement in medical science, hospital acquired infection remains a challenge for health care service providers.

Bone marrow stem cell transplantation held in Salem hospital

Bone marrow stem cell transplantation is performed as part of treatment for certain forms of blood cancer such as multiple myeloma, leukaemia and lymphoma.

Mumbai: More hospitals may have hand in fake bills scam

The accused had submitted 64 bogus applications of people suffering from life threatening diseases. They got 57 bills cleared, claiming Rs 75 lakh.