Tuesday, 22 October 2019

Policy & Regulatory News

  • Health Ministry addresses regulatory issues related to Oxytocin

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 07 Aug, 2018

    The Health Ministry recently held a video conference with the States/UTs on various issues relating to regulation of Oxytocin including the status of preparedness of the State Governments f...Read more

  • Karnataka gearing up for 21st edition of Bengaluru Tech Summit

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 03 Aug, 2018

    (L-R- Shailendra Kumar Tyagi, Director, STPI; Gaurav Gupta, Principal Secretary, Department of Commerce & Industries and Department of IT, BT and Science & Technology; K.J.George, M...Read more

  • NHA signs MoU for Ayushman Bharat implementation

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 01 Aug, 2018

    National Health Agency (NHA), the apex body for the implementation of Ayushman Bharat-National Health Protection Mission (AB-NHPM) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to provide ...Read more

  • Telangana Government to establish a B-Hub at Genome Valley

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 01 Aug, 2018

    The Telangana government has said that it plans to establish a B-Hub at Genome Valley here to scale up manufacturing activities for biopharma based Research and Development. The proposed B...Read more

  • India launches viral hepatitis control programme

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 30 Jul, 2018

    Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare JP Nadda recently launched the National Viral Hepatitis Control Programme to eradicate viral hepatitis by 2030. The programme was launched to mar...Read more

  • Meghalaya Cabinet approves health plan

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 26 Jul, 2018

    The Meghalaya cabinet has approved the implementation of Meghalaya Health Insurance Scheme (MHIS) phase-IV, converging with the health protection scheme of the Centre, which was launched un...Read more

  • Zydus Cadila gets USFDA nod for acne treatment topical solution

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 19 Jul, 2018

    Drug firm Zydus Cadila has said that it has received final approval from the US health regulator to market Clindamycin Phosphate Topical Solution, used to treat acne. The company has recei...Read more

  • India, Bahrain sign pact for healthcare opportunities

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 16 Jul, 2018

    India and Bahrain have agreed to make pharmaceuticals a key area of cooperation after the second High Joint Commission meeting led by External Affairs Minister Susham Swaraj and Bahraini Fo...Read more

  • Safe Point India, HMD Foundation appreciate Punjab CM's action

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 10 Jul, 2018

    Hailing Punjab CM Amarinder Singh’s prompt decision to revoke the ban on the sale of syringes without a prescription, Safe Point India and HMD Foundation appreciated and thanked CM Am...Read more

  • NITI Aayog comes out with a blueprint of the National Health Stack

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 10 Jul, 2018

    The NITI Aayog has come out with a blueprint of the the National Health Stack (NHS), a shared digital healthcare infrastructure, with a view to implement the Centre's flagship sch...Read more

  • India, South Korea sign 5 MoUs in S&T

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 10 Jul, 2018

    India and South Korea have signed five MoUs in the field of Science & Technology. Union Minister for Science & Technology, Dr Harsh Vardhan and his South Korean counterpart, Mr. You...Read more

  • India's medical export-import policy under scanner

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 09 Jul, 2018

    Prominent public health experts and industry insiders are of the opinion, if India isn’t cautious in the method of calculating trade margin rationalisation, it may face implications o...Read more

  • GARDP, WHO, ICMR to collaborate for studying sepsis & AMR

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 05 Jul, 2018

    Global Antibiotic Research and Development Partnership (GARDP), the World Health Organization (WHO) and ICMR jointly organised an event on reducing neonatal and child mortality by addressin...Read more

  • CDSCO incorporates more medical devices in drug law

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 28 Jun, 2018

    To control high-quality of significant-finish medical products and tools such as implants, X-ray equipment, MRI and CT scan tools, and dialysis equipment, the wellbeing ministry has propose...Read more

  • Cabinet approves MoU with Bahrain for healthcare

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 28 Jun, 2018

    The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Bahrain on cooperation in the field of Healthcare...Read more

  • IMA rejects rates of medical procedures in Ayushman Bharat Scheme

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 25 Jun, 2018

    The Indian Medical Association (IMA), the largest body of practicing doctors in the country has rejected the package rates for various procedures under the Ayushman Bharat National Health P...Read more

  • Odisha Government approves Nirmal healthcare scheme

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 21 Jun, 2018

    The Odisha state government has approved Nirmal scheme that would provide various free ancillary services to people at all state-run hospitals. The new scheme will make quality health serv...Read more

  • India launches National Health Resource Repository

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 20 Jun, 2018

    Union Health Minister J P Nadda has launched the National Health Resource Repository (NHRR), the country's first-ever national healthcare registry of authentic, sta...Read more