Wednesday, August 22, 2018
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Biocompatible antiseptics overshadow wetting agents as wound irrigation solution

Utilization of antiseptics as wound irrigation solution has been witnessing a marked preference in recent years, overshadowing wetting agents in terms of sales...…………….

National consultation on reducing malnutrition & childhood illnesses

The consultation was an opportunity to share and disseminate best practices for reducing undernutrition, maximizing the impact and reaching the most vulnerable through proven community mobilization strategies and scale up models...…………….

Health ministry monitoring situation in Kerala, sets up 3757 medical camps

Besides establishing more than 3,000 medical camps and dispatching the requested stock of medicines, the union health ministry is also coordinating with other states which have committed to providing medicines so as to augment supplies...…………….

Experts welcome IRDA’s move to include ‘mental illness’ in health insurance...

The national insurance regulator's move is being considered as a major step towards the recognition of mental health issues as serious ones, which otherwise have been ignored due to social taboos...……..

India and UK strengthen mental health collaboration

Public Health England (PHE) and India’s National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS) exchange MOU, aim to establish India’s first Public Health Observatory (PHO) along with other partners...………...

MTaI points out concerns in the ‘National Health Protection Scheme’

The top medical association representing global MedTech firms has announced that it is organizing the 'MTaI Medtekon’ on September 20, 2018 to address outstanding issues in the government's premier healthcare flagship scheme..…………...

Govt lists measures to increase availability of quality, affordable medicine

Speaking in the Parliament on the issue of availability of quality yet affordable medicine for common people, the minister of state for chemicals and fertilizers, Mr Mansukh L. Mandaviya shared the details of the steps taken that direction by the government...………...

Work on centralised health record system for citizens is on, says...

The union health ministry has revealed that out of the total cost of Rs 23.59 crore required for setting up of National Resource Centre for EHR Standards, Rs 4 crores have been released to Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC), Pune for the purpose...………...

Ayushman Bharat has potential to tackle inaccessibilty, unaffordability: PwC report

The latest report by PricewaterhouseCoopers has highlighted the role of recently announced Ayushman Bharat-National Health Protection Mission in eliminating the loopholes that exist in the implementation of universal health coverage in India...…………...

Out of pocket healthcare expenditure contributes to poverty, reveals NSSO data

While the recent published paper on the basis of National Sample Survey Office (NSSO) data revealed that medical expenditure is related to kind of care and location, the government says it is fast working to implement health insurance coverage...………..