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Unaccountability Mars Health care: Doctors facing allegations of negligence given free hand to sabotage public grievance

Manages to fetch crowed to seek support to ruin fair probe    SRINAGAR, AUG 26 (PTK): In a sorry state of affairs, Doctors in Kashmir accused of   serious medical negligence, risking human life in Kashmir hospital in a dramatic turn managing crowed to seek support to save their skin. Pertinently, cases of negligence from the Subs district (SDH) Hospital Sopore crates ... Read More »

Noora Hospital takes patients and attendants for a ride

Srinagar, Aug 10, CNS: A private hospital in the outskirts of Srinagar city has been taking patients and attendants for a ride. The hospital authorities have miserably failed to provide basic facilities to patients and the attendants, notwithstanding charging hefty fee from the admitted patients.     A group of attendants whose relatives are presently admitted in ‘Noora Hospital’ located at Umarabad ... Read More »

DHS observes National Deworming day in Bandipora.

Waheed Bhat  Bandipora, August 10: Directorate of Health Services Kashmir, today observed National De-worming day and in this regard a seminar was organised at Mini secretariat Bandipora.            National De-worming day is a flagship programme of the Government of India’s Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. An official of health department said that the seminar was organised with an objective ... Read More »

Cancer patients allege stoppage of test, therapy at SKIMS

Dir SKIMS refutes, says three machines operational in Oncology Dept Srinagar, Aug 07 (KNS): The cancer patients who visit SK Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) for the treatment, Monday alleged that no test or therapy was done in the hospital from past 15 days. A delegation comprising of patients told KNS that no test or therapy was conducted in the Oncology department ... Read More »

Bali Bhagat pays surprise visit to SMGS, Chest Diseases Hospitals

Govt to upgrade twin premier health institutions to cope up with patient rush JAMMU, JULY 27- Minister for Health & Medical Education, Bali Bhagat today paid surprise visit to Shri Maharaja Gulab Singh Hospital (SMGSH) and Chest Diseases Hospital (CDH) and took stock of the healthcare facilities available in the twin premier health institutions. Bali Bhagat went around the wards, ... Read More »

Shrine Board approves Master Plan of Nursing College

PET CT Scanner to become operational at SSH Kakryal in December NEW DELHI, JULY 23 – The 60th meeting of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board was held here yesterday under the chairmanship of Governor N. N. Vohra, Chairman of the Shrine Board. The Board reviewed the pace of work on its various upcoming major infrastructure projects and took decisions in ... Read More »

ASHA Workers held a day-long conference in Srinagar

  SRINAGAR | JULY 21 (PTK):  One-day conference of ASHA Workers Union, Kashmir was held today which was presided over by Nazia Ji. Delegates from different blocks of Kashmir region participated in the conference.   While inaugurating the conference, Sham Prasad Kesar, senior leader of CITU demanded that ASHA workers be regularized as Health workers. He also demanded social security benefits ... Read More »

Why Mehbooba in hurry to inaugurate yet incomplete Modern Hospital in Dooru: G A Mir

CM is desperate enough to see her inaugural plates on incomplete projects Srinagar, Jul 21 (KNS): Lashing out at Chief Minister Mehbooba for neglecting Dooru Veerinag on every front, particularly on developmental front, J&K Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) Chief G.A. Mir said today that CM is desperate enough to see her inaugural plates on incomplete projects, rather than ensuing overall ... Read More »

Asiea Naqash for making JK open-defecation free

SRINAGAR, JULY 19: Minister of State for Housing & Urban Development Department, Social Welfare and Health & Medical Education, Asiea Naqash today said that the Government is making efforts to make Jammu and Kashmir free from open-defecation to ensure health and hygiene.           The Minister made these remarks while inaugurating one-day workshop, ‘Open Defecation Free (ODF) Certification’ organized by Directorate ... Read More »