Healthcare in india
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May 28, 2016
India is key to the WHO's call for a leprosy-free EarthEarlier this year, the WHO unveiled a new anti-leprosy strategy, with a 2020 deadline and targets that will compel India to get moving on leprosy again.
Feb 26, 2016
Private hospitals charge four times more than government ones: National surveyThe treatment in private hospitals is four times costlier than public facilities, this reflects challenges India faces in providing affordable healthcare
Feb 11, 2016
Finger of 2-month old baby amputated at state-run hospital in West BengalThe amputation of finger of a 2 month old baby at a state-run hospital in Asansol in Burdwan district last week triggered disciplinary action by state health department with three medical officials of the hospital suspended last night.
Oct 19, 2015
Patients left in the lurch after only hospital for Central govt staff in Delhi shuts down surgical servicesIn an incident that has left the National Capital red-faced, the only hospital serving scores of Central government employees, pensioners and their families has kept its surgical wing shut for the past three weeks.
Sep 19, 2015
No let up in Delhi dengue crisis as death toll mounts to 21A 38-year-old dengue patient died allegedly due to medical negligence, taking the death toll in Delhi to 21, as hospitals across the capital remained flooded with people down with the mosquito-borne fever, prompting the city government to order conversion of 55 dispensaries into 'Fever and Dengue Clinics' from Monday.
Feb 25, 2013
Howrah, best in healthcare! Where did that come from?A visit to the hospitals in Howrah could turn out to be a harrowing experience with its crumbling infratructure and limited resources. That is, if you reach one on time!
Aug 20, 2012
Novartis vs India: the case that could change cheap medicineWestern firms see huge potential in India's rapidly growing economy but are wary of lax protection for intellectual property. They argue India is failing to recognise valuable medical innovation.
Mar 30, 2012
Why going to the doctor is the great Indian nightmareGetting medical care remains a profoundly anxiety-producing experience for most of us: from finding the right doctor to getting the right diagnosis, and therefore the right care. Is it so surprising then that we are more likely to die of diseases like cancer?
Jan 26, 2012
Working for a foreign bank in India? You won't like thisCitigroup, HSBC, Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Barclays are slashing jobs in their Indian operations at the fastest pace since the 2008 global credit crisis amid slowing operations.
Dec 09, 2011
27 Delhi hospitals are AMRIs in waitingTwenty seven hospitals in Delhi are not equipped to tackle AMRI-like fire accidents, where 88 people were left dead in Kolkata today.