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Sep 26, 2018
President gives nod to ordinance disbanding Medical Council of India; interim board to take over defunct bodyThe Centre took to the ordinance route as it failed to get the National Medical Commission Bill passed in the Monsoon Session of Parliament this year despite it being listed.
Sep 25, 2018
PMJAY scheme has impressive list of benefits, but 'flawed model', lack of funds have medical experts scepticalAccording to an expert from TISS, the low 2018-19 budget for PMJAY was the fundamental flaw with the health insurance scheme under Ayushman Bharat.
Aug 16, 2018
Narendra Modi launches Ayushman Bharat scheme: All you need to know about 'world's largest' health planPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday announced the launch of the Ayushman Bharat-National Health Protection Scheme (c) on a pilot basis in some states on the occasion of Independence Day, with a full-scale rollout of his pet project scheduled on 25 September.
Jul 27, 2018
60 adolescent girls from selected areas in Bhubaneswar participate in government programme on menstrual health, hygieneAt least 60 adolescent girls from selected slums took part in an orientation programme on reproductive health in Bhubaneswar Town Centre District (BTCD).
Jul 16, 2018
Centre to push amended NMC Bill in Parliament: Will replacing MCI lead to redemption of medical education?Narendra Modi govt is determined to see the contentious NMC Bill pass, expected to be tabled in Parliament during the upcoming Monsoon Session.
Jun 09, 2018
IMA launches programme to sensitise doctors on sexual health, but fixation on male concerns does disservice to issueWhen medical practitioners are fixated with sexual health issues faced by men, or view women's concerns only through the prism of their (male) partner's health, women and trans-people are even more unlikely to get an empathetic doctor to discuss these issues.
Jun 02, 2018
IMA president says there is no threat to Kerala from Nipah virus as 300 doctors arrive in stateIndian Medical Association (IMA) president Ravi Wankadekar on Saturday said Kerala need not worry about the Nipah virus as the state is absolutely safe from it now.
May 28, 2018
Delhi hospitals can't 'hold hostage' bodies of patients for non-payment of dues, says draft advisoryPrivate hospitals in the capital "cannot hold hostage" bodies of patients, who have died during treatment there, a draft Delhi government advisory states.
Apr 24, 2018
IMA, AMC protest against Modi's 'corrupt doctors' jibe; profession would do well to introspect than to shoot messengerNarendra Modi is reported to have cited examples of various international conferences, allegedly funded by pharma companies, where doctors participate.
Apr 22, 2018
Medical community expresses displeasure over Narendra Modi's comments in London on doctorsArray