Sunday, 05 April 2020

Health science management News

  • Genetic testing can increase the survival of lung cancer patients

    Health science management |  News | 0 Comment | 28 May, 2018

    Cases of lung cancer are rapidly rising in India due to rampant smoking, including active and passive smoking, genetic testing and treatment with targeted therapy drugs can significantly im...Read more

  • India ranks 145th in healthcare access and quality

    Health science management |  News | 0 Comment | 28 May, 2018

    India ranks 145th among 195 countries in terms of quality and accessibility of healthcare, behind its neighbours like China, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Bhutan, according to a Lancet&nbs...Read more

  • Three directors quit as Fortis' takeover battle continues

    Health science management |  News | 0 Comment | 23 May, 2018

    In the latest twist in a prolonged takeover of one of the country's largest hospital operators, three directors of India's Fortis Healthcare have quit ahead of a shareholder vote  to d...Read more

  • Narayana Health rolls out free health check-up camps

    Health science management |  News | 1 Comment | 16 May, 2018

    Narayana Health launched a health campaign across the city, in line with Mother’s Day and World Hypertension Day celebrations. The initiative is marked by Narayana Medical Centre, Lan...Read more

  • Smoking and drinking may increase hypertension, diabetes risk

    Health science management |  News | 2 Comment | 15 May, 2018

    Hypertension and diabetes are the highest in Chennai, Mumbai and Bengaluru, according to a study by eKincare, a healthcare startup. The report says that prevalence of risk factors is high a...Read more

  • Tata Trusts upgrade 8 Nagpur UPHCs

    Health science management |  News | 0 Comment | 10 May, 2018

    The Tata Trusts have been providing basic information and communication technology (ITC) tools to eight urban primary health centers (UPHCs) in Nagpur, run by Nagpur Municipal Corporation (...Read more

  • The Cornell Sathguru Foundation organizes first One Health India Summit

    Health science management |  News | 0 Comment | 09 May, 2018

    The Cornell Sathguru Foundation for Development  recently organized two day ‘One Health India Summit’ to discuss the future of One health and how minor changes in can affec...Read more

  • WHO asks SE Asia to promote hand hygiene

    Health science management |  News | 0 Comment | 08 May, 2018

    The World Health Organization (WHO) has asked the South East Asian Region, including India, to promote the practice of good hand hygiene. The WHO says that this could help prevent sepsis, a...Read more

  • WHO to accelerate efforts to address air pollution

    Health science management |  News | 0 Comment | 03 May, 2018

    The World Health Organization (WHO) recently called upon Member countries in its South-East Asia Region to aggressively address the double burden of household and ambient air pollution. The...Read more

  • AstraZeneca fights asthma through its 'Healthy Lung Initiative'

    Health science management |  News | 0 Comment | 01 May, 2018

    This World Asthma Day, AstraZeneca partnered with Bengaluru Traffic Police to increase awareness on asthma and educate traffic personnel on ways to keep their lungs healthy amidst growing l...Read more

  • Lucknow Govt plans to construct 1,000 hospitals in PPP mode

    Health science management |  News | 0 Comment | 30 Apr, 2018

    The state government is aiming to construct around 1,000 hospitals in the state in public private partnership mode to provide good healthcare facilities to people. Health minister Sidharth...Read more

  • Medicare seeks hospitals to post prices online

    Health science management |  News | 1 Comment | 25 Apr, 2018

    Medicare said, it will require hospitals to post their standard prices online and make electronic medical records more readily available to patients. The program is also starting a compreh...Read more

  • DMU to lead mental health project in India

    Health science management |  News | 0 Comment | 18 Apr, 2018

    De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) will lead a project to explore the mental health of internal migrants in India after being awarded a grant of nearly £200,000. The project is f...Read more

  • Liver diseases high among people below 40

    Health science management |  News | 0 Comment | 17 Apr, 2018

    The incidence of liver diseases is rising in India, especially among the younger age group and the urban poor, due to increasing alcohol abuse, a lifestyle lacking in exercise, and consumpt...Read more

  • Gujarat govt to re-hire retired doctors for upto three years

    Health science management |  News | 0 Comment | 12 Apr, 2018

    Deputy CM Nitin Patel announced that the state government has decided to re-appoint doctors after retirement for up to three more years on pay minus pension formula. At present, doctors re...Read more

  • International Liver Symposium on liver diseases and transplantation

    Health science management |  News | 0 Comment | 09 Apr, 2018

    In continuation of its commitment to bringing world-class healthcare to all, the Medanta Institute of Liver Transplantation and Regenerative Medicine organised the 4th International Liver S...Read more

  • AAPI announces Health Partnerships in India

    Health science management |  News | 0 Comment | 06 Apr, 2018

    The American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) has announced the launch of a new partnership with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to end ...Read more

  • Aleafia initiates battle against opioid crisis

    Health science management |  News | 0 Comment | 05 Apr, 2018

    Aleafia Health Inc. announced that it has launched a new opiate replacement program across its 23 Aleafia/Canabo clinic network. As the opioid health-crisis continues across North America,...Read more