Tuesday, 28 January 2020

Policy & Regulatory News

  • Healthcare experts to use blockchain for real drug supply

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

    NITI Aayog has teamed up with Oracle, Apollo Hospitals and Strides Pharma to track drug supply chain using blockchain and IoT solutions. This will be a pilot project for three months. Orac...Read more

  • Cabinet approves MoU with Uzbekistan for pharma, health sector

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 27 Sep, 2018

    The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Uzbekistan for increased cooperation in the areas...Read more

  • Arunachal CM launches Universal Healthcare Scheme

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

    Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Sunday dedicated the Chief Minister Aarogya Arunachal Yojana (CMAAY), a universal healthcare scheme of the state government, to the people of...Read more

  • Industry reacts on Ayushman Bharat PMJAY

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 24 Sep, 2018

    After the launch of Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Aarogya Yojana (ABPMJAY) by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BioSpectrum presents reactions of some industry professionals on the same: ...Read more

  • Accord Healthcare recalls diuretics due to labelling mix up

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 24 Sep, 2018

    Accord Healthcare Inc, the US arm of Intas Pharmaceuticals, is recalling over 46,000 bottles of Hydrochlorothiazide tablets manufactured by the Ahmedabad-based firm, on account of labelling...Read more

  • PM launches Ayushman Bharat- PMJAY at Ranchi

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 24 Sep, 2018

    The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, has launched the health assurance scheme: Ayushman Bharat - Pradhan Mantri Jan ArogyaYojana at Ranchi, Jharkhand. The Prime Minister visited an exhibitio...Read more

  • MedTech industry comes together to partner Ayushman Bharat scheme

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

    Leading industry bodies representing medical technology sector recently came together at MTaI MedTekon 2018 to discuss ways to strengthen healthcare delivery under Ayushman Bharat scheme, a...Read more

  • Over 15,000 hospitals ready to be empanelled for mega healthcare scheme

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

    As many as 27 states and Union Territories are ready to join the ambitious healthcare scheme Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana after its launch on Sunday by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a N...Read more

  • Indian medical devices may get Indian standardization

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

    A range of medical devices, old or new, will soon have an 'Indian standard' and nearly 1,000 products are presently being benchmarked. NITI Aayog member V K Paul, in his address at a ...Read more

  • Health Ministry collaborates with Tata Trusts, Dell

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

    Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has recently exchanged MoUs with the Tata Trusts and Dell to provide a technological platform for nationwide prevention, control, screening and managem...Read more

  • Government begins publicity drive for Ayushman Bharat

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

    Four days ahead of the country-wide roll-out of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Ayushman Bharat healthcare scheme, the Centre has started its outreach programme. Centre is going ...Read more

  • Government bans 328 combination drugs

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 14 Sep, 2018

    The central government has banned 328 combination drugs leading to a blow for both domestic and foreign pharmaceutical firms. At the same time, the ban has been cheered by health activists ...Read more

  • TN inks MoU to implement health scheme

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 12 Sep, 2018

    The Tamil Nadu (TN) government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Central government to implement Ayushman Bharat Yojana in association with state-run Chief Minister's ...Read more

  • Health Ministry to rename CDSCO

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

    The Union Health Ministry is in the process of receiving suggestions for renaming the country's drug regulator Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO) in line with its expanded ...Read more

  • Health for all resonates at WHO Regional Committee session

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 04 Sep, 2018

    Health ministers and experts from countries in WHO South-East Asia Region recently began five day deliberations on priority issues, emphasizing on universal health coverage for ensuring hea...Read more

  • Health ministry declares draft rules for e- Pharmacies

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

    Online pharmacies will need to register with the government of India to sell medicines through the internet and will be bound a set of new draft rules that were notified by the health minis...Read more

  • WHO SE Asia countries to discuss priority health issues in Delhi

    Policy & Regulatory |  News | 0 Comment | 31 Aug, 2018

    Intensifying action to eliminate malaria, addressing the increasing threat of dengue, to improving access to essential medicines, Member countries of WHO South-East Asia Region are meeting ...Read more

  • EU, India engage to develop NextGen Influenza Vaccine

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

    The European Union (EU) and India has announced that they will engage together on research and innovation to develop a Next Generation Influenza Vaccine to Protect Citizens Worldwide. In t...Read more