Articles tagged under: Healthcare
June 10, 2018
Rajkot: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today said that the State government will make the process of Non Agricultural permission (NA) online. Rupani was speaking about how technology can be used against corruption in a function of private TV channel in Rajkot today evening. Rupani gave example of how building plan permission process has been converted online.
Rupani said the government wants to further strengthen the Anti Corruption Bureau.
When asked about All India Institute o...Read More
June 10, 2018
Vadodara: A doctor in Angadh village near Vadodara has closed his clinic and gone underground for last two months after his sex video clips with number of female patients went viral.
Gotri road based doctor Pratik Joshi is Homeopathy doctor practicing in Allopathy. As many as dozen video of Pratik having sex with female patients in injection room of his clinic in Angadh village went viral in last two months.
The doctor has closed his clinic and gone untraced. Suspecting that the ...Read More
June 08, 2018
Chhota Udepur: During his video conference, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke to several beneficiaries of central government's schemes in health sector. One of them was Ruksanaben Anwarbhai Sheikh, a resident of Rangjufaliya near Kwant in tribal belt of Gujarat.
Ruksanaben had to travel twice a week to Vadodara for kidney dialysis, boarding a train. However now she gets the facility at Chhota Udepur itself.
District headquarters Chhota Udepur was lacking a facility of kidney dialysi...Read More
May 26, 2018
A 3 member inquiry team of the health department today visited Adani group (Gujarat Adani Institute of Medical Sciences) run G K General Hospital here where more than 100 children have died in the first five moths of this year.
While the Adani group claimed that the children death rate has come down to 14% in the first five moths this year as compared to 19% pf 2015, 18% of 2016 and 21% of 2017, it has admitted that in all 111 children have died this year.
A member ...Read More
May 25, 2018
Over 500 junior doctors of Civil Hospital in Asarwa area of Ahmedabad, which is one of the biggest medical facilities across Asia, went on flash strike again today.
The junior doctors has also started a similar strike yesterday after a fight between a junior doctor and the relatives of a patient but the matter was somehow resolved and they resumed duty later.
Today a junior doctor of Orthopedics department claimed that two motorcycle borne persons wearing helme...Read More
May 23, 2018
Gandhinagar: The Gujarat government today launched two boat ambulances as part of its '108' emergency services network.
According to a note issued by government, both boats will offer services for 24 hours. The boats will have one captain, three assisting staff and one trained emergency medical technician.
Gujarat has 1600 km long coastline with presence of 3,27,706 fishermen. 1,40,327 of them are active fishermen using 35,150 boats.
The boats are having all facilities like regul...Read More
May 22, 2018
Amid the outbreak of deadly Nipah virus in South Indian state of Kerala where it has claimed more than half a dozen lives in last few days, Gujarat government as a precautionary measure has also issued alert about it and a helpline number.
A health department official today said that the number 9727723301 of the state nodal officer should be treated as emergency helpline number about any information or assistance regarding any suspected case of Nipah in the state.
As a prec...Read More
May 17, 2018
The much appreciated announcement of financial assistance to road accident victims in Gujarat by the state government for medical treatment during first 48 hours, would be implemented from tomorrow.
Dy CM Nitin Patel had made the announcement regarding financial assistance within the upper limit of Rs 50 thousand on May 9.
A circular regarding its implementation from tomorrow has been issued by the government.
Rates for various kind of treatments have...Read More
May 16, 2018
Gandhinagar: Gujarat government today announced pilot project of health checkup/treatment of senior citizens at their door-step. The pilot project will be launched in Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation area. Senior citizens above 69-year age will be covered under this scheme. Those who wish to take benefit of the scheme will need to pay Rs 1,000 token fee annually and fill prescribed form.
Under this project, a team of doctor, staff nurse and attendant will visit the senior citizens once in a...Read More
May 09, 2018
Gandhinagar: The Government of Gujarat today announced its decision to bear the expenses of medical treatment of persons injured in road accidents in first 48 hours in the limit of Rs 50,000 per injured person. Any person injured in road accident in Gujarat will get this relief for a treatment in nearest government, private or trust run hospital, whether he is transferred there through 108 emergency service or a private person. There will be no bar regarding age, income limit or type of treatm...Read More
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