The piece has been authored by Nachiket Mor and Hasna Ashraf, Lancet Commission
Published on Nov 20, 2021 07:10 PM IST
The piece has been authored by Tarun Khanna, Kiran Mazumdar Shaw, Vikram Patel and Gagandeep Kang.
Published on Aug 16, 2021 01:22 PM IST
The pandemic, people with disabilities say, has brought to the fore the inadequacies of the healthcare system in responding to their needs.
Updated on May 31, 2021 06:12 AM IST
Manoj Sharma, New Delhi:
Over a seven-day average, the United States is reporting 1,176 daily deaths, more than the daily average deaths in India and Brazil combined - the two countries next most affected.
Updated on Nov 19, 2020 06:32 AM IST
Union health minister Harsh Vardhan has warned people about the Covid-19 pandemic ahead of the festival season and urged them not to forget wearing masks above the nose.
Updated on Oct 08, 2020 10:10 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com| Edited by Susmita Pakrasi
Chandigarh not an isolated city, Covid cases have surged due to huge mobility, says Dr G Dewan, director, health and family welfare
Updated on Sep 27, 2020 12:54 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | HT Correspondent
As these healthcare organizations continue adapting to the new normal, Altido Healthcare Consulting will be playing a significant role in enabling them to come back stronger in the post-COVID times.
Updated on Sep 18, 2020 03:13 PM IST
Madrid to unveil fresh restrictions as Covid-19 resurges, asks for urgent help from Spain government
As Spain battles a resurgent second wave of Covid-19, the spread of coronavirus pandemic is getting worse in Madrid which is now eyeing new restrictions
Updated on Sep 18, 2020 04:49 PM IST
Madrid |Agence France-Presse | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz
The objective of this draft policy is to provide adequate guidance and to set out a framework for the secure processing of personal and sensitive data of individuals
Updated on Aug 27, 2020 09:02 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Correspondent
Nitish Kumar announced government jobs for 250 sportspersons and a recruitment of 4997 doctors.
Updated on Aug 16, 2020 01:15 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Patna | Vijay Swaroop
Updated on Jul 03, 2020 10:20 AM IST
Hindusta Times, Mumbai |Kanchan Chaudhari
The petitioner also alleged that the inefficient management of the pandemic has resulted in the breakdown of the healthcare system within the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR), leading to a spike in Covid-19 positive cases.
Updated on Jun 23, 2020 07:47 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai |Kanchan Chaudhari
The drug will be available as a 200 mg tablet at a maximum retail price (MRP) of Rs 3,500 for a strip of 34 tablets, Glenmark Pharmaceuticals said.
Updated on Jun 20, 2020 09:33 PM IST
New Delhi |Press Trust of India| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
They have proposed granting 25,000 of the Green Cards to nurses and the rest 15,000 to physicians, which include both those hired abroad or those already in the United States.
Updated on May 10, 2020 03:49 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Washington | HT Correspondent
China has faced criticism both at home and abroad for downplaying the virus and concealing information about the outbreak when it first emerged in the central city of Wuhan in December.
Updated on May 09, 2020 04:53 PM IST
Beijing |Agence France-Presse| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
It would not have come as a surprise to most people when a national survey last week showed an staggering 93% of Indians expressing confidence in Prime Minster Narendra Modi’s leadership in tackling the coronavirus crisis. In fact, other surveys had shown public’s confidence having steadily grown, from 77% at the beginning of the national lockdown over a month ago, to 83% earlier this month.
Published on May 03, 2020 07:33 PM IST
Sports broadcaster and trained doctor, Dominic Franks rode from Bengaluru to Delhi on his cycle, Nautanki. His book Nautanki Diaries is about that journey. This excerpt, which highlights the Indian tendency to leave things to fate and also the alarming state of our healthcare system, is especially pertinent at a time when thousands of the urban poor are fleeing the cities on foot and on bicycle
Updated on Apr 01, 2020 07:26 PM IST
Hindustan Times |Dominic Franks
Ganesh Bhatt, 32, from Devprayag got the idea of using his vehicle as an emergency service after he learnt from a few locals that drivers in the area were scared to take patients to and from hospitals fearing they might contract the virus. Bhatt can be contacted on 9410530387.
Published on Apr 01, 2020 06:20 AM IST
Dehradun, Hindustan Times |Suparna Roy
Chandigarh’s health department last year had allotted space in the civil hospitals of Sector 45 and 22 and the Manimajra Civil Hospital to Chandigarh’s Red Cross Society to run the Jan Aushadi Kendras. However, tendering process by the Society did not get a single response
Published on Nov 23, 2019 01:06 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | , ChandigarhAmanjeet Singh Salyal
The report by the government policy think tank, titled Health System for a New India: Building Blocks-Potential Pathways to Reform, noted that India’s health system was lagging behind those in comparable countries on many key performance indicators.
Updated on Nov 19, 2019 01:44 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | , New Delhi:Anisha Dutta
Kamulu Kirshani, a 12-year-old tribal boy of Nuaguda village was suffering from fever over last few days. But with no communication facilities available between his village and the nearest primary health centre, all that the boy and his elder sister could do, was pray.
Updated on Sep 17, 2019 07:35 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar |Debabrata Mohanty
It is becoming increasingly important to find good answers to all these questions as people are living longer, and there is a rising global need for new and better ways to improve the number of years lived in full health.
Updated on Sep 04, 2019 08:37 AM IST
The death toll from acute encephalitis syndrome (AES) reached 152 in Bihar, with medical officials stating that the disease has spread to 20 of the state’s 38 districts.
Updated on Jun 24, 2019 08:43 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Patna |HT Correspondent
Christopher Elias, president of the Global Development Division, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, says that India is headed in the right direction to achieve universal health coverage.
Updated on Jan 20, 2019 12:22 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Delhi | Sanchita Sharma
While donors and governments with the capacity to provide resources at a global scale can replenish these ‘Global Health Funds’, domestic donors can partner with their respective governments to set up similar mechanisms to multiply the impact that they can have working alone. These partnerships are essential if we want to create a world in which where you live does not determine whether you live.
Updated on Nov 01, 2018 06:05 PM IST
Researchers studied 4,595 heart patients across 110 district hospitals in Maharashtra from 2012 to 2016
Published on Jun 08, 2018 11:39 PM IST
Hindustan Times | , MumbaiSadaguru Pandit
Dr Yagnadatta Rath’s actions are the latest in a series of extraordinary services by young doctors reported from across the state.
Updated on Mar 30, 2018 08:25 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar |Debabrata Mohanty