Chandrasekhar, last week, had said the ransomware attack on the servers of AIIMS Delhi was a conspiracy.
The servers of the premier hospital here essentially remained down most of the time during the day, they said.
The attack on India's premier medical research institute's website comes at a time when AIIMS servers have been down for two weeks due to a ransomware attack.
This crisis is taking place at a time when the government has flagged the lack of a cyber-crisis management plan among government bodies.
AIIMS institute, one of India's most prestigious hospitals came under a ransomware attack that led to a data leak and affected digital hospital services, including smart lab, billing, report generation, and appointment scheduling. A week after the attack, data has been restored on the servers. and the network is being sanitized. But the process is taking some time affecting a large number of patients. How long before the data is fully restored? How are patients being affected due to server hack? Find out!
While investigations are still on in the case and the motive behind the cyberattack is yet to be fully revealed, the institute is trying to cope with the lack of online services
A day likely never passes without ransomware striking some corner of the globe, with healthcare a more likely target than any other
Four servers for restoring e-hospital services have been scanned and are being prepared for databases and applications
It is feared that data of around 3-4 crore patients could have been compromised due to the breach detected Wednesday morning.
The institute has also decided to promote the use of Ayushman Bharat Health Account (ABHA) IDs for outpatient department (OPD) registrations of new and follow-up cases
Manikandan Bala said India will take at least two decades to match the current demand for radiotherapy machines. India needs at least 1,400 RT machines but has only around 650
His five-and-a-half-year tenure as director of the institute ended on September 23 after which he had applied for VRS, which has been approved.
Currently, the symptoms of Covid and influenza are very similar and can said to be a flu-like syndrome and the treatment essentially remains supportive, former AIIMS director and a professor of pulmonology at the hospital, Dr Randeep Guleria said.
Electric shuttles are used to transport patients and their attendants across the All India Institute of Medical Sciences' campus.
The Committee of Parliament on Official Language’s recommendations that Hindi replace English as the sole language of instruction in central institutions, and that regional languages be used in state universities and other non-central educational institutions will have far-reaching adverse consequences
While the authorities say there is nothing new in the SOP, doctor associations allege the authorities are only concerned about MPs and not common people. Any SOPs, they say, should first be for patients in the long queues outside. A public servant shouldn’t be given priority over the very public he/she serves, said association leaders.
The ’Special Campaign 2.0’ was launched on October 2 by the Centre for ensuring cleanliness, including disposal of scrap, and reducing pendency in government offices and departments.
The Union health ministry is in the process of finalising a committee which will study the feasibility of these recommendations and see the level of increase that can be done
According to a circular issued by All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Director Dr M Srinivas, the security staff shall ensure that all such people are handed over to the police outpost at the hospital for trespassing and exploiting patients.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 5 inaugurated the fully functional All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Himachal Pradesh's Bilaspur.
The AIIMS -- whose foundational stone was also laid by the prime minister in October 2017 -- has been established under the Central sector scheme Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate AIIMS, Bilaspur, and participate in the famous Kullu Dussehra celebrations during his visit to Himachal Pradesh on October 5.
He will inaugurate and lay foundation stone for development projects worth over Rs 3,650 crore and also address a public meeting in the poll-bound state, an official statement said.
Smog towers function as massive air cleaners that may offer short-term respite from air pollution in a local area, but without any long-term scientific support, Dr Harshal Salve, Additional Professor, AIIMS, explained.