Apr 16, 2021 02:37 PM IST
Reports are emerging of Brazilian health workers forced to intubate patients without the aid of sedatives, after weeks of warnings that hospitals and state governments risked running out of critical medicines.
- Mar 13, 2021 08:50 PM IST
Delivering the keynote address at the fourth edition of the 'Global Ayurveda Festival 2021,' she said it is essential for people to achieve health literacy.
- Feb 08, 2021 01:59 PM IST
The 15th Finance Commission recommended that primary health care should be the number one fundamental commitment for states.
- Jan 22, 2021 04:02 PM IST
The 15th Finance Commission has reportedly recommended that India’s combined public health expenditure be increased to 2.5 percent of gross domestic product by 2023-24, which is nearly double of 1.26 percent health outlay by central and state governments in 2019-20, as per an assessment by Niti Aayog.
- Aug 24, 2018 10:19 PM IST
Addressing a gathering at a CSR award event organised by India Health and Wellness Summit Initiative here, she also said the government "wants the corporate sector to really supplement our efforts".
- Nov 10, 2017 08:22 AM IST
Patel was addressing the 11th CII Health Insurance Summit and a statement from the business association said that she stressed on "insurance products for the masses".
- Sep 29, 2017 08:10 AM IST
The Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare signed the Letter of Intent with the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, of the Government of Norway here to this effect.
- Jun 29, 2017 11:05 AM IST
According to the total procurement of goods and services for operational activities of the UN system, India maintains its position as the second largest country to supply the UN in 2016, as has been the case since 2012.
- Jan 31, 2017 09:38 PM IST
The country's public spending on health is "little over" 1 per cent of GDP, the Economic Survey said today, adding that there are "insufficient" instances of good models in the health sector.
- Jan 11, 2017 06:00 PM IST
"As much as three-fourths of the draft have been prepared and we will finalise it within two months after getting inputs from ministries," a senior government official said.
- Dec 27, 2013 11:47 AM IST
Doctors and hospitals got a stern message from consumer fora, which asked the Centre and the Medical Council of India (MCI) to identify and take action against the "black sheep" in the profession who did not hesitate to put patients' lives at risk for greed.
- Mar 16, 2012 08:36 PM IST
The Health sector has got a total outlay of Rs 34,488 crore in the budget estimates for 2012-13, which is 13.24% more than the budget estimates of Rs 30,456 for the ongoing fiscal.
- Mar 15, 2012 02:40 PM IST
The combined revenue and capital expenditure of the Centre and states on medical and public health, water supply and sanitation and family welfare has increased from Rs.53,057.80 crore in 2006-07 to Rs. 96,672.79 crore in 2010-11.
- Mar 13, 2012 12:04 PM IST
This year all the key players in the health sector have pinned their hopes on governmental policies in the Union Budget to provide them with support so that they can become globally competitive.