Health services

DocsApp launches new service for kids

DocsApp launches new service for kids

The service is targeted towards infants, children, and adolescents.

Jul 26, 2017, 19:20 PM IST

''Reproductive health services, female education can slow population growth''

 Boosting universal access to reproductive health services and increasing female education on lowering birth rates would reduce fertility rates and "significantly slow" population growth in India, says a study.

Dec 17, 2016, 21:14 PM IST

30 Indian doctors land in Malawi to improve health services

 A group of 30 Indian doctors has arrived in Lilongwe, the capital of landlocked Malawi, to support the government in providing health services to patients at the Kamuzu Central Hospital, a media report said.

Sep 09, 2015, 18:04 PM IST

Nitish Kumar flayed for belated review of health, tourism sectors

The BJP on Thursday flayed Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for laying emphasis on improving health services and tourism two months away from Assembly election when these two sectors were neglected during his stewardship.

Jul 02, 2015, 21:16 PM IST

Some 400 million lack healthcare worldwide, WHO and World Bank say

An estimated 400 million people worldwide lack access to at least one of seven essential health services, ranging from pregnancy care to clean water, according to a report released on Friday by the World Health Organization and World Bank.

Jun 12, 2015, 23:59 PM IST

Health spending cuts in India will lead to continued inadequate services: Experts

A new study has suggested that spending cuts in India will hurt already inadequate health services.

Apr 10, 2015, 12:11 PM IST

Airtel joins GSMA's mobile health programme

Bharti Airtel today said it has joined GSMA's mobile health partnership programme which aims to provide a range of services to women and children across 11 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Nov 04, 2014, 18:32 PM IST

Union Cabinet gives nod to National Ayush Mission

Government today approved launching of National Ayush Mission (NAM) to address gaps in health services in vulnerable and far-flung areas of the country.

Sep 15, 2014, 21:02 PM IST

'Over 6,200 rural communities can't access health services'

Over 6,200 rural communities in India cannot access life saving-health services as they either live in remote areas or belong to a section that faces discrimination in society, experts said Tuesday.

Sep 09, 2014, 22:49 PM IST

Bill Clinton offers support to UP govt in health services

Former US President Bill Clinton on Thursday met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and discussed various ongoing health schemes in the state.

Jul 18, 2014, 00:54 AM IST

755 cases of dengue reported in Haryana

In the view of rise in cases of dengue in Haryana, especially in Gurgaon and Faridabad districts, the state health department has further advised district hospitals to help prevent the spread of the disease.

Oct 15, 2013, 15:53 PM IST

364 dengue cases reported in J&K

A total of 364 dengue cases have been reported from various parts of Jammu and Kashmir, with 168 of them surfacing in the border district of Samba only.

Oct 08, 2013, 17:16 PM IST

Delhi govt adds 50 new ambulances for CATS

A fleet of 50 new ambulances was on Friday added by Delhi government to its Centralised Accident and Trauma Service (CATS) to tackle the problem of shortage of emergency vehicles.

Jun 07, 2013, 19:46 PM IST

Action taken against two health officials by J&K G

The J&K govt has attached the CMO of Baramulla district and suspended the BMO of Pattan area following reports of unsatisfactory health services and poor facilities to patients.

May 31, 2012, 13:52 PM IST

WB to outsource docs to improve health services

WB govt said it would be compelled to appoint doctors from other states if the state`s doctors continued to refuse to join the rural health services.

Dec 05, 2011, 21:46 PM IST

Haryana govt doctors cease work

Health services in government hospitals and health institutions across Haryana were affected Tuesday as hundreds of government doctors went on a two-day mass casual leave in support of their demands.

Nov 08, 2011, 13:52 PM IST

India, China to work together on health services

India and China have decided to work together in improving health care services and deepening of bilateral cooperation in the health sector.

Jun 25, 2011, 15:10 PM IST

Doctor strike in Jharkhand affects health services

Medical services were affected in Jharkhand on Wednesday as more than 2,000 government doctors went on strike in support of their 12-point demands that include raising the retirement age from 60 to 62 and more.

Jun 22, 2011, 14:39 PM IST

Eight out of 10 countries using mobile health: WHO

The global health body found that only 19 of 114 countries surveyed had no mobile health initiative, known as mHealth.

Jun 08, 2011, 13:58 PM IST

Eight out of 10 countries using mobile health: WHO

The global health body found that only 19 of 114 countries surveyed had no mobile health initiative, known as mHealth.

Jun 08, 2011, 00:00 AM IST