17th Nov 2021 | Health Newsbytes
Jr Minister of Finance returns to doctor role in a mid-air medical emergency
Dr. Bhagwat Karad gave medical aid to a co-passenger on a Delhi-Mumbai flight.
Foreign MBBS graduates may need double internships to practice in India
MBBS graduates, except those who get their degrees in USA, UK, Canada, Australia and New Zealand, are required to clear the Foreign Medical Graduate Examination (FMGE) and an internship.
Unauthentic certificates flood medical devices market as Central Drugs Standard Control Organization postpones registration for new licensing regime
The latest Medical Device Rules 2017 are still in transition phase and will take time of two years to be implemented completely.
Israel's medical experts' team in capital to participate in women's health clinics
The Embassy of Israel in partnership with Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and NGO KHUSHII has organized Women’s Health Clinic in slums of Delhi.
Half of Medical Staff Posts vacant at Mumbai's only Leprosy hospital
The OT for reconstructive surgeries is not in use and patients who need surgery are referred to tertiary care hospitals.
How Covid has transformed India's battered hospitals
Bihar’s Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College and Hospital now has oxygen generators, more staff, advanced ICU facilities for the first time.
eHealth to grow 10 times by next 4 years
According to Redseer, the e-health sector is expected to grow 10 times in the next 5 years to USD 11-15 bn.