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Ayush training prog held in Ganderbal

GANDERBAL, MARCH 22:- The Department of Indian System of Medicine and Homeopathy (AYUSH), Ganderbal organized a day-long workshop cum training programme here today in Meeting Hall, Mini Secretariat Complex Ganderbal.  The training programme was inaugurated the Additional District Development Commissioner, Ganderbal, Nazir Ahmad Baba which was organized by District Nodal Officer ISM&H, Dr. Mushtaq Ahmad Payer. District Nodal Officer started ... Read More »

Unhygienic dental practices responsible for hepatitis epidemic in Kashmir: DAK

Srinagar, Mar 14, CNS:  Expressing serious concern over unhygienic dental practices in Kashmir, Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Wednesday said this is responsible for high rates of hepatitis infection in the valley. “ Both government and private dental clinics are not following guidelines on infection-control putting patients at risk of serious infections like hepatitis and HIV,” said  DAK President Dr Nisar ul Hassan in ... Read More »

Orders on regulation of rates in private hospitals to be issued soon: Govt

  Committee asked to submit report Srinagar, Mar 07 (KNS): With the treatment cost in private hospitals and nursing homes taking toll on the pockets of the patients, the state government Wednesday claimed that it is seriously considering regulation of rates in private hospitals and that fresh circular in this regard will be issued very soon. Interestingly although government had fixed rates ... Read More »

Intensified Pulse Polio Immunization 2017-18 Round II

  DC Srinagar chairs District Task Force meeting to review action plan Srinagar, Mar 07 (KNS): Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Dr. Syed Abid Rasheed Shah, Wednesday convened a meeting of District Taskforce Committee to review the action plan for second round of the Intensified Pulse Polio Immunization programme 2017-18 to be held on March 11, 2018. The meeting was informed that the total population ... Read More »

Over 2 lakh patients avail medical treatment at Superspeciality Hospital Kakryal

Free medical treatment to nearly 12600 patients provided by Shrine Board JAMMU, MARCH 03: In a review meeting chaired here today by Governor N.N. Vohra, Chairman of the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board, involving Dr. S.S. Bleoria, Member Shrine Board and Chairman Governing Body  of the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Narayana Superspeciality Hospital, Kakryal, Sh. B.B. Vyas, Member Shrine Board and Chairman, Finance ... Read More »

Traffic Police organizes awareness workshop at Women’s College MA Road

 SRINAGAR, MARCH 03: Traffic Police City Srinagar today held one-day traffic awareness workshop at Women College M.A. Road Srinagar in collaboration with Kashmir Road Safety Foundation (KRSF).           The workshop was attended by teachers and students of college during which the participants were given basic education & orientation about the traffic rules & norms.           The aim and objective of the workshop was ... Read More »

Srinagar family files criminal complaint against Khyber Hospital and a doctor

Srinagar, Mar 1, CNS: A Srinagar family has registered a criminal complaint against Khyber Hospital Administration and former Director SKIMS, Dr Showkat Zargar in police station for showing medical negligence resulting into the death of a man.    The complaint has been filed by one Muazam-ul-Hamid, a resident of Rawalpora at police station Khanyar.    The complainant who along with his family members ... Read More »

Mehbooba lays foundation of Rs 172 cr Hospital building, college block at SKIMS Medical College

  Directs early completion, hopes the facility brings modern day healthcare facilities to people Srinagar, Feb 17, CNS: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti laid the foundation of College block and 250 bedded Hospital block of SKIMS Medical College, Bemina here today. To be built at a cost of Rs. 172. 25 crore, the complex would have all the facilities of modern day ... Read More »

SKIMS Medical College commemorates Int’l day for Reproductive Health Awareness

Efforts on to provide treatment to childless couples in Govt sector at affordable prices: Dr Untoo Srinagar, Feb 12 (KNS): SKIMS Medical College & Hospital Bemina Monday commemorated the International Day for Reproductive Health Awareness. Prof M. S Khuroo, former Director & Dean SKIMS Soura & Member Governing body, SKIMS, Prof. Omar Javed Shah, Director/Dean SKIMS & EOSG, were the Guest of ... Read More »

Dialysis facility to be provided in all District Hospitals: Bali Bhagat

Minister for Health and Medical Education, Bali Bhagat today informed the Legislative Assembly that every District Hospital in the State will be provided with dialysis facility within next two months. Replying to a Question by MLA Kupwara Advocate Bashir Ahmad Dar, the Minister said that one Dialysis Centre is being established in District Kupwara under Centrally Sponsored Scheme “National Dialysis ... Read More »