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ANI, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 01, 2021 10:00 PM IST
"We request the Government of India to make the online vaccination portal more people friendly. We also request to provide the Covid-19 vaccination free of cost to the HCWs and people of the country," the IMA said.
PTI, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 22, 2021 03:23 PM IST
Yoga guru Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurved had on February 19 said that the Coronil tablet had received certification from the Ayush Ministry as a medicine supporting Covid-19 treatment as per the World Health Organization's certification scheme.
ANI, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 03, 2021 08:59 PM IST
- The top medical body in a statement said that 734 doctors have died due to Covid-19 till February 3. IMA said it was "shocked" by the government's announcement and condemned the Centre's "apathy" in verifying the data submitted by the body
PUBLISHED ON JAN 11, 2021 04:36 PM IST
IMA has prioritised the task of countering vaccine myths and misinformation circulating on social media. It stated in a press release that vaccinating doctors will vouch for the safety and quality of the vaccines, and offer support as the country gears up for their emergency usage.
By Richa Banka | Hindustan Times, New Delhi, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 17, 2020 06:10 AM IST
A bench comprising justices Hima Kohli and Subramonium Prasad said that the salaries should be released within two weeks while hearing an application moved by the Indian Medical Association (IMA) seeking directions to the two civic bodies to clear the arrears of salaries of the doctors and health workers.
Act that provides for capping private hospital rates will be adopted soon in Maharashtra, says health minister
By Surendra P Gangan, Mumbai
UPDATED ON DEC 16, 2020 12:38 AM IST
Almost a decade after the Central government enacted the Clinical Establishments (Registration and Regulation) Act, the Maharashtra government has now said that it is serious on implementing the Act, which is aimed at streamlining healthcare services in the state
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Shivani Kumar | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 11, 2020 09:37 PM IST
The Indian Medical Association (IMA), an umbrella organisation for all conventional doctors and surgeons, criticising the legislation said it is a “mixopathy” and said that it “trivialises the medical profession,” as it gave a call for a nationwide strike.
By HT Correspondents | Hindustan Times, Patna
UPDATED ON DEC 11, 2020 08:39 PM IST
Reports from the districts said though the patients arrived at the hospitals, but the doctors did not attend to them.
By Press Trust of India | Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri | Indore
PUBLISHED ON DEC 11, 2020 07:02 PM IST
The Indian Medical Association (IMA) had given a nation-wide call for protest against what it termed as “mixopathy”. Nearly 8,000 doctors, most of them from the private sector, across the state went on a strike, sais IMA MP unit vice-president Sanjay Londhe.
By Press Trust of India | Posted by Nilavro Ghosh | Ahmedabad, Gujarat
PUBLISHED ON DEC 11, 2020 02:59 PM IST
The IMA has called for withdrawal of all non-essential and non-Covid-19 services between 6 am and 6 pm on Friday across the country against the Central Council of Indian Medicine (CCIM) decision to allow Ayurvedic doctors to conduct certain surgical procedures after the completion of their 3- year PG course.
By Vishal Joshi | Hindustan Times, Bathinda
UPDATED ON DEC 11, 2020 12:38 PM IST
Indian Medical Association up in arms against Centre’s notification on an amendment that allows Ayurvedic practitioners to perform surgeries, term it a bid to legitimise mixopathy
PUBLISHED ON DEC 09, 2020 10:25 AM IST
The number of recovered patients over the past eight days is at the daily average of 6,495 which is more than fresh infections, according to the state health department statement
By Steffy Thevar | Hindustan Times, Pune, Pune
UPDATED ON DEC 06, 2020 07:25 PM IST
The hospital is one of the first in the state to administer the vaccine for its phase two trials.
By Asian News International | Posted by Deepali Sharma | New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON DEC 01, 2020 04:52 PM IST
In a statement, the medical body said that the emergency services including casualty, labour rooms, emergency surgeries will function along with ICUs, CCUs, but no elective surgical case will be posted.
By Ruchir Kumar | Hindustan Times, Patna
UPDATED ON DEC 01, 2020 08:29 AM IST
In his letter dated November 28, released to the media on Monday by the Bihar chapter of the Indian Medical Association (IMA), Dr Singh urged Dr Sharma to “consider the gravity of the matter and rectify the above decision”.
By Press Trust of India | Posted by Deepali Sharma | New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON NOV 30, 2020 06:50 PM IST
According to Union Health Ministry officials, the anti-coronavirus vaccine, once available, would be distributed under a special Covid-19 inoculation programme.
By Press Trust of India | Posted by Karan Manral | New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 25, 2020 10:15 AM IST
The Central Council of Indian Medicine (CCIM), a statutory body under the AYUSH Ministry, had on November 20 issued a notification to ‘regulate’ the Indian systems of medicine.
By Rhythma Kaul | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 09, 2020 08:58 AM IST
The association asked the minister how many of his ministerial colleagues had so far made the informed choice of getting treated under these protocols, and what was stopping him from handing over Covid-19 care and control to the Ayush ministry
By Ramesh Babu | Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram
UPDATED ON OCT 08, 2020 02:25 AM IST
The CM and the Indian Medical Association had locked horns a couple of days back, with the former criticizing the doctors’ body saying it was propagating half-baked facts. But experts said going by the present surge the state may beat Maharashtra and Karnataka in active Covid-19 cases.
Chandigarh health department directs private hospitals to put up notices if they don’t offer Covid treatment
By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON OCT 07, 2020 01:50 AM IST
Directed to move their patients to designated Covid facilities if they test positive for better management, says health department
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By hindustantimes.com | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 02, 2020 12:58 PM IST
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UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2020 12:55 PM IST
In the past two weeks, the CFR rose to 2.11 and 2.22% respectively, which also resulted in the overall rise in the rate
By Shailee Dogra | Hindustan Times, Mohali, Mohali
UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2020 12:55 AM IST
Ludhiana-based Satrajit Sharma, who had been treated for cardiac ailments at Chandan Hospital in May 2017, paid Rs 1.50 lakh to the hospital as it was not empanelled with the insurance company whose policy he held
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Lucknow
UPDATED ON SEP 10, 2020 03:37 PM IST
Officials said there are also 569 high-dependency beds equipped to handle patients in need of care of the level between the general ward and ICU
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Lucknow
UPDATED ON SEP 10, 2020 03:13 PM IST
Experts said even if a washroom has a soap dispenser, the chances of oral, faecal, bacterial or water-borne infection would still be high
By Rupsa Chakraborty | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON SEP 08, 2020 03:26 PM IST
The IMA will hold a peaceful rally at Azad Maidan on September 10 against the decision of the Maharashtra government to extend the price cap on the treatment of Covid-19 patients in private hospitals.
By Press Trust of India | Posted by Shivani Kumar | New Delhi, Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 31, 2020 05:30 PM IST
In a letter to the prime minister, the country’s largest body of doctors said only an “inclusive national solatium” for all doctors who have lost their lives fighting the pandemic would render justice to the sacrifice of their families.
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Arpan Rai | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 31, 2020 12:33 AM IST
Citing government data, the IMA said 87,000 healthcare workers in the country have been infected by the virus and 573 of them have succumbed to the viral contagion.
UPDATED ON AUG 26, 2020 12:50 PM IST
Maharashtra has the second-highest CFR in the country followed by Gujarat (3.32). On July 26, the national CFR was 2.28 while it was 3.63 in Maharashtra and 4.17% in Gujarat
By Anupam Srivastava | Hindustan Times, Lucknow
UPDATED ON AUG 19, 2020 02:24 PM IST
While a few such clinics have recently come up in Delhi, Uttar Pradesh is yet to establish a centre where patients who have recovered from Covid-19 can be looked after