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Fewer rural women opting for private healthcare: Study shows increased access to government hospitals

Updated : Dec 07, 2016

By : IndiaSpend

Category : India

Fewer rural women opting for private healthcare: Study shows increased access to government hospitals

There was a 24 percent rise in rural women accessing public healthcare between 2004 and 2014, according to a new report by Brookings India, a think tank, significant in a country where half the rural population uses private healthcare, which is four times costlier. #India #NewsTracker #Healthcare #government hospitals #Private hospitals #Rural Population #Rural Women #Brookings India #Indian healthcare
Japanese Encephalitis: Odisha's crumbling healthcare, not development, should be CM Patnaik's priority

Updated : Nov 16, 2016

By : Kasturi Ray

Category : India

Japanese Encephalitis: Odisha's crumbling healthcare, not development, should be CM Patnaik's priority

CM Patnaik should take corrective, coercive and cohesive action to improve Odisha's healthcare instead of prioritising the ‘Make in Odisha’ conclave. #ConnectTheDots #Naveen Patnaik #Healthcare #healthcare reform #Odisha #Malkangiri #Japanese encephalitis #Dana Majhi #Bhubaneswar SUM hospital fire
Re-evaluating the 'cost' of life: Cancer-preventing HPV vaccines are substantially over-priced, says study

Updated : Nov 07, 2016

By : Shreerupa Mitra-Jha

Category : Life

Re-evaluating the 'cost' of life: Cancer-preventing HPV vaccines are substantially over-priced, says study

A recent study revealed that the manufacturing costs for two most prevalent HPV cancer vaccines could be priced much lower than the quoted ‘no profit’ price #India #NewsTracker #Cancer #WHO #Healthcare #Vaccine #Human Papilloma Virus #HPV
Merchants of death? How Delhi's mohalla clinics battle against 40,000 'jholachap' doctors

Updated : Sep 15, 2016

By : Kangkan Acharyya

Category : India

Merchants of death? How Delhi's mohalla clinics battle against 40,000 'jholachap' doctors

The only hope Delhi has against quacks, as the doctors suggest, is the dissemination of healthcare information from the Mohalla Clinics in the slums. #Delhi #ConnectTheDots #Healthcare #AAP #quacks #Mohalla clinics #jholachap doctors #Delhi Medical Council
India needs to develop a strategy for training human resources for mental healthcare

Updated : Sep 13, 2016

By : Shreerupa Mitra-Jha

Category : India

India needs to develop a strategy for training human resources for mental healthcare

The emergence of suicide prevention as a public health challenge requiring urgent national action has been painfully slow globally. #CriticalPoint #WHO #Mental health #Healthcare #suicide #World Health Organisation #Mental Health bill #suicide prevent
AAP's mohalla clinics are proof that healthcare in India doesn't need to be a luxury

Updated : Aug 26, 2016

By : Kangkan Acharyya

Category : India

AAP's mohalla clinics are proof that healthcare in India doesn't need to be a luxury

The Mohalla Clinic is a revolutionary project by the Delhi government, that aims to provide free primary healthcare to all by opening 1000 such clinics. #ConnectTheDots #Arvind Kejriwal #WHO #Healthcare #Delhi government #AAP #Mohalla Clinic #Kenneth Thorpe #primary healthcare
Transforming healthcare: Why America should learn from AAP's Mohalla clinics in Delhi

Updated : Jul 21, 2016

By : Raghuraj Hegde

Category : India

Transforming healthcare: Why America should learn from AAP's Mohalla clinics in Delhi

Revolutionary healthcare-related ideas, like the AAP's Mohalla clinics, are going to come from the developing countries, and not the developed ones. #United States #ConnectTheDots #Arvind Kejriwal #Medicaid #Healthcare #Mohalla clinics #health reforms #Swasthya Slate
Is cash-strapped Andhra Pradesh eyeing Tirumala's surplus funds?

Updated : Jul 14, 2016

By : GS Radhakrishna

Category : Politics

Is cash-strapped Andhra Pradesh eyeing Tirumala's surplus funds?

TDP leaders though argue that there is nothing wrong in using TTD funds for public welfare activities like developing urban and rural infrastructure for education, healthcare and toilets. #Andhra Pradesh #funds #ConnectTheDots #Education #TTD #Telangana #Healthcare #Tirupati #Tirumala #Lord Balaji
Piramal Enterprises gets board approval to raise up to Rs 300 crore via NCDs

Updated : Jun 10, 2016

By : PTI

Category : Business

Piramal Enterprises gets board approval to raise up to Rs 300 crore via NCDs

The committee approved the issue of secured non-convertible debentures aggregating up to Rs 300 crore on a private placement basis #BSE #Healthcare #financial services #Piramal Enterprises #non-convertible debentures #NCDs
Prices of cancer, diabetes, blood pressure drugs slashed by 25%

Updated : Jun 06, 2016

By : PTI

Category : Business

Prices of cancer, diabetes, blood pressure drugs slashed by 25%

Prices of 56 important drugs used in treatment of cancer, diabetes, bacterial infections and blood pressure have been capped by the government thereby reducing the cost by an average of around 25 percent. #NewsTracker #Cipla #Lupin #Healthcare #Biocon #Novartis #Intas Pharmaceuticals #National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority #Alkem Laboratories #Alembic #Hetero Healthcare #reduced drugs prices #reduced medicine prices