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Rural government hospital doctors are eligible for incentive marks: Medical Council of India

Currently, doctors serving only in government hospitals in “remote and difficult” areas are eligible for incentive marks

published on : 9th March 2018

Hospital staff goes on leave in mass, leave patients stranded

35 outsourcing employees of Gandhi hospital go leave, demanding rise in th epayement according to Government norms, causes discomfort to patients.

published on : 4th July 2017

Sri Lankan doctors call off nationwide strike

Sri Lankan police attacked medical students last week when they demanded the closure of a private medical facility. 

published on : 24th June 2017

 2,869 fake doctors in Karnataka, says  Health Minister 

The minister also said that an expert committee has been constituted to streamline medical practitioners including cracking down on fake doctors.

published on : 19th June 2017

8,000 private doctors take to the streets

The doctors from various districts took out the rally — Bengaluru Chalo — requesting government not to pass the Karnataka Private Medical Establishments (Amendment) Bill, 2017.

published on : 17th June 2017

3,000 Maharashtra resident doctors remain on mass leave

There have been at least five attacks on resident doctors in one week, including two in the past 48 hours, said Indian Medical Association state President Sagar Mundada.

published on : 21st March 2017

Bombay High Court to hear plea on resident doctors’ strike

The doctors are on strike due to the recent incidents of violence against them which comes in the wake of attack on one of the doctors of the hospital by a patient's relatives last Saturday. 

published on : 21st March 2017

4,000 resident doctors stay away from duty in Maharashtra government hospitals

The patients in various government-run hospitals faced the brunt as the doctors did not report to work.  

published on : 20th March 2017

PM Narendra Modi constitutes GoM to work out Medical Council of India replacement with state governments

Incidentally, the NITI Aayog had been arguing that there should be common entry and exit examinations for the medical professionals to help build authentic standards in the medical education.

published on : 16th March 2017

Patients left in lurch as doctors continue strike

Doctors and medical students continued their strike on Wednesday, leaving assistant professors and paramedical staff to compensate for the shortage of hands.

published on : 16th March 2017

Doctors who perform C-section for money must be named and shamed, says Maneka Gandhi

The World Health Organisation (WHO) norms prescribe that C-section deliveries should ideally be 10-15 per cent of the total number of deliveries.

published on : 22nd February 2017

Doctors' press meet 'stage-managed': Jayalalithaa's niece Deepa

Jayakumar said she cared about the state and the people, and not about her aunt's property, and accused the state police of creating hurdles in her public programmes.

published on : 7th February 2017

Are we animals? Andhra's plan for doctor tags riles up medical staff

Doctors associations have been vociferous in their opposition to RFID systems.

published on : 5th February 2017

Suo motu case registered against BJP’s Anant Hegde for assaulting doctor

A suo motu case has been registered against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Anant Kumar Hegde on charges of assaulting a doctor.

published on : 6th January 2017

AYUSH docs to fill vacancies in Karnataka's primary health centres

There are 2,207 Primary Health Centres (PHCs) in the state and vacancies for 257 doctors.

published on : 30th November 2016
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