Government Hospitals
India  /  Published 28.06.22

Risky gap in medical college laboratories

Many patients across India face the risk of being undertreated, overtreated or exposed to additional expenditure because dozens of medical colleges do not provide critical diagnostic tests to guide cl...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.03.22

State green-lights hospital upkeep

The Jharkhand government has taken a step, first time in the state’s over two decades of existence, to end cases of ramshackle government hospitals waiting for repairing for years. Additional c...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

News  /  Published 10.11.21

Maha wake-up call for fire safety scan at all state-run and private hospitals

The state government has decided to carry out fire audits at all hospitals, state-run and private, to check their preparedness in handling an emergency and whether fire fighting measures are in order....
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 17.10.21

Covid: Funds for Bengal hospitals

The state health department has sanctioned over Rs 21 crore for equipment  in government-run hospitals to treat children and adults  infected with Covid-19. “The state has allotted Rs...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

Calcutta  /  Published 04.08.21

Nurses plan rally if govt fails to reach out

Nurses in government hospitals are set to organise a rally on Friday to demand an end to an alleged pay disparity and have threatened to cease work if police use force to stop them from joining the ma...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta


Jharkhand  /  Published 18.07.21

Cartoons, colour at child wards

The Jharkhand government had earlier directed each of the 24 districts in the state to set up at least a 20-bed special ICU for children to combat the third wave of the pandemic. An expert committee o...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 06.06.21

Delhi hospital faces flak over language bias

Facing flak over a circular asking its nursing staff not to use Malayalam at work, the Delhi government-run G B Pant hospital on Sunday revoked the order and said strict action will be taken in the ma...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 21.05.21

Why are patients turning critical?

⚫ People testing positive for Covid but staying home on self medication, fearing they would not get a bed ⚫ Covid patients turning critical but not getting beds for several days ⚫ A section of...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 12.05.21

Bengal seeks nod to allot doses to private units

The Bengal government on Tuesday requested the Centre to allow it to provide Covid vaccines to private hospitals for about four lakh people who have taken their first dose at private units across the ...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 08.05.21

200 extra doctors to tackle Covid in north

Around 200 additional doctors have been deputed on contractual basis for two months at the state-run hospitals and medical colleges in north Bengal to handle the spike in Covid-19 cases, sources in th...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri


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