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Mar 25, 2017
Long hours, poor facilities and insecurity: Doctors' distress is real and they have a right to strikeThe problem is if medical care is an essential service, then protection of healthcare providers too is essential.
Mar 24, 2017
Resident doctors in Maharashtra yet to resume work despite appealsResident doctors in Maharashtra are yet to resume work despite an appeal by an association representing them to join duty and intervention of the Bombay High Court.
Mar 24, 2017
Devendra Fadnavis' warning to agitating doctors is unwarranted; security is a basic rightMumbai's doctors work shifts 18-hour-long shifts per day to keep the hospitals functioning. Today they are being forced to strike, not to demand things like better working conditions and infrastructure, but to merely seek basic security to do their job.
Mar 23, 2017
Devendra Fadnavis urges striking Mumbai doctors to call off stir, assures them of their safetyUnfazed by the government's warning of suspension and cutting their pay, resident doctors across various hospitals in Maharashtra continued their strike for the fourth day on Thursday.
Mar 22, 2017
Bombay High Court likely to hear plea over junior doctors' mass leave on ThursdayThe Bombay High Court is likely to hear the junior doctors' mass leave on Wednesday. The HC had ordered the doctors to resume their duty on Tuesday.
Mar 21, 2017
Maharashtra doctors' strike: 4000 doctors go on mass leave; demand for safetyOver 4,000 resident doctors in Maharashtra's government hospitals stayed away from duty on Monday to protest the incidents of attack on their colleagues, affecting the public healthcare system, an official said.
Mar 20, 2017
Mumbai doctors' strike: 4,000 medicos go on mass leave protesting attacks by patients' kinMedical services in 17 government hospitals were disrupted on Monday when over 4,000 resident doctors went on a mass Casual Leave.
Mar 19, 2017
National Health Policy 2017: Medical experts deem targets unattainable, say new laws neededExperts have doubted the attainability of targets set by the National Health Policy 2017, as it avoids the task of chalking out a clear path to synergise relationship between public and private players
Mar 17, 2017
India's healthcare system needs a tweak in ethics instead of policy changeThe National Health Policy has been cleared and the view persists that it falls short of the 2015 draft. The Indian Express says, while marshalling the fine details, that it “fails to make health a justiciable right in the way the Right to Education 2005 did for school education.”
Mar 15, 2017
Do not want to shut pvt hospitals but some are not profit-making ventures, says MamataUrging private hospitals not to charge patients exorbitantly, Banerjee explained that she was not against those who were able to pay hefty amounts for their treatment.