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Govt places three SKIMS faculty members under suspension, Director asked to report to GAD

SRINAGAR, JANUARY 06: The Government today ordered suspension of three senior faculty members of SKIMS, Soura and their immediate attachment with the office of Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir. According to a Government order issued here today Prof.(Dr.) Altaf Kirmani,  Dean & Head, Department of General Surgery; Dr. Mushtaq Ahmad Wani, Head, Department of Neurology and Dr. Wajid Ali, Head, Department of ... Read More »

Private hospitals need to evolve in emergency care, quality surgical services: Naeem Akhtar

Inaugurates Budgam’s first private hospital ‘Ibn-Sina’ in Budgam SRINAGAR, JANUARY 06: Highlighting the need for the government to handhold private sector, especially in sectors such as healthcare, Minister for Power Development, Naeem Akhtar today urged private hospitals to strengthen their emergency care and abilities for performing complicated surgeries and other treatments. The Minister was addressing a gathering at the inauguration ... Read More »

Bali holds marathon parley with NHM employees, appeals to resume work

  Says Govt committed to address their issues in a phased manner JAMMU, JANUARY 05- As a sequel to his efforts of mitigating issues off employees, Minister for Health & Medical Education, Bali Bhagat today held second round of talks with the representatives of the NHM employees and discussed all their issues and demands. Principal Secretary Health & Medical Education, ... Read More »

Mian Altaf questions Govt’s silence on 27 swine flu deaths in Kashmir

  NC MLA slams Govt for delay in action against responsible officials Srinagar, Jan 02 (KNS): Senior National Conference leader and MLA Kangan Mian Altaf intercepted during obituary motion and raised the issue of 27 swine flu deaths in Kashmir. According to the KNS correspondent, taking an opportunity to question the government's negligence, Mian Altaf wanted to know the concerns ... Read More »

Hundreds of new posts of doctors, paramedics being created in JK

Health Dept submits file to CM’s office for approval Srinagar, Dec 21 (KNS): Government is set to create hundreds of new posts of doctors and paramedics to overcome shortage of staff in hospitals and health care centres in Jammu and Kashmir.  A senior official of the Health Department said that Health Department has given nod for creation of new posts ... Read More »

DH Bandipora Organises Mega Health cum Awareness camp

SUHAIL RATHER Bandipora,  December 09: Mega Health cum awareness camp was organised by District Hospital Bandipora under the aegis of Directorate of Heath Services of Kashmir at  far flung village of chuntwari.  An official of DH Bandipora said the medical team walked 05 km's on foot to reach the village as the village is having not road connectivity.  He said ... Read More »

Govt’s focus on JK’s equitable development: Bali Bhagat

Inspects health institutions in Rajouri, Reasi, announces up-gradation of PHC, Budhal as CHC RAJOURI/REASI, DECEMBER 09 – Minister for Health & Medical Education, Bali Bhagat today said that equal development of all three regions of the State with the slogan of Prime Minister Mantri, Narendra Modi “Sab Ka Saath Sab Ka Vikas” is the agenda of the coalition Government in ... Read More »

CM Grievance Cell visits Bandipora Hospital

SUHAIL RATHER Bandipora, December 07: Senior officers of J&K Chief Ministers’ Grievance Cell paid a surprise visit to District Hospital Bandipora to take stock of the healthcare facilities being provided to the patients in the hospital.             The team visited various wards and also interacted with the patients and attendants to get the first-hand account of the facilities being provided to ... Read More »

Mushroom growth of Pharma agencies a worry for Govt

Mulling to form Special Taskforce to curb drug menace Srinagar, Dec 04 (KNS): With government failed to implement the much hyped drug policy, it is all set to use other yard sticks to control the increasing drug addiction cases. Sources said a new policy is likely to be framed to tighten noose around the increasing numbers of pharmaceutical agencies that ... Read More »

World AIDS Day: DH Bandipora organises Mega Awareness Camp

SUHAIL RATHER Bandipora, 01 December 2017: To observe World Aids Day District Hospital Bandipora in collaboration with Director Health Services Kashmir today organized a mega awareness camp at Bandipora hospital.             The program was attended by Doctors, Paramedics and other staff of the hospital wherein experts delivered lectures regarding consequences, prevention and control of AIDS.             Speaking on the occasion, the ... Read More »