Healthcare in India

Rs 50,000-crore guaranteed credit scheme for health infrastructure to cover loans from May 7

Credit, backed by sovereign guarantee, will be extended to private hospitals to expand their existing facilities or set up new units outside top eight cities to help fight the Covid-19 pandemic

The scheme was a part of the Rs 6.29-lakh-crore relief package announced late last month. Through the package, the government sought to bolster the fight against the pandemic and stir economic growth through sustained credit push.

‘To reach 2.5% of GDP spend, healthcare sector does not need a gradual but a quantum jump’

On the slow pace of vaccination Mishra did mention supply bottlenecks, vaccine hesitancy & ability to reach the arm as the primary reasons but at the same time sounded optimistic that if we become more methodical, India has t

Adding on to Mishra comments, Dr Lal also said that for the government to reach this magic figure of 2.5% of GDP by 2025, there needs to be additional spend of 1.2 lakh crore on heath every year.

Giving a shot in the arm to public healthcare in India: Best practices we can adopt from other countries

The country can look forward to adopting the best practices from other developing nations like Mexico, Vietnam and Malaysia in order to boost the public healthcare

Vaccine takes time for harvesting and quality testing, this cannot be done overnight: Govt

The Russian Sputnik V is the third vaccine to get approval from the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) for restricted use in emergency situation and it is being used in a few private hospitals.

The same technology is used by pharma companies to develop and manufacture vaccines against hepatitis B.

Nureca share price hits upper circuit for 4th straight day; investors money more than doubled so far in April

Nureca share price hit the upper circuit for the fourth consecutive day on Thursday, rising 5 per cent to Rs 1,218.60 apiece

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Healthcare sector expected to reach USD 372 billion in 2022: Niti Aayog report

The report, titled 'Investment Opportunities in India's Healthcare Sector', further said India's healthcare sector has the potential to generate 27 lakh jobs in India between 2017 and 2022 -- over 5 lakh new jobs per year.

Healthcare sector expected to reach USD 372 billion in 2022: Niti Aayog report

Coronavirus Lockdown Highlights: Maharashtra ‘in beginning of second Covid wave’; Pune reports 3,574 cases

Lockdown in Maharashtra Highlights, 2021 Coronavirus Lockdown Highlights: As the Covid-19 virus grips major cities, many cities have reintroduced night curfew. Latest reports say that Surat, Rajkot, Ahmedabad and Vadodara wil

Coronavirus Lockdown 2021 Live News: Maharashtra 'in beginning of second Covid wave'; Pune reports 3,574 cases

Budget 2021 Expectations: Pandemic has reflected the state of healthcare in India

Union Budget 2021 Expectations for Healthcare: There is an urgency to come up with long-term strategies and roadmaps to put in place a system to deal with the future pandemics.

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India ranks 10th in Asia-Pacific Personalised Health Index

The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) report 'Asia-Pacific Personalised Health Index' measures the readiness of 11 health systems across the region.

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Union Budget 2021 Expectations: The budget could pave the way for a more robust healthcare ecosystem in the COVID world

Union Budget 2021 Expectations for healthcare: The calamitous impact of the pandemic brought to fore the need to treat the healthcare sector as a priority and to invest in improving the country’s healthcare systems.

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Over Rs 4 crore collected for treatment of 4-month-old baby through crowdfunding on ImpactGuru; Details

It could be a potential cure for Teera, allowing her to not only live for an extended time, but also to lead a quality life.

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Coronavirus vaccine: Andhra Pradesh witnesses successful dry run on day 1, all processes went without hitches

The dry run is being carried out in four states in four corners of the country - Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Assam and Punjab.

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Budget 2021: Digital Health needs right policy push for evolving new care models

Union Budget of India 2021 Healthcare expectations: Cohesive Partnerships and a lower tax slab would help in creating a robust digital health ecosystem in the country

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Dr Agarwal’ s Eye Hospital opens news centre in Bengaluru

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Shripad Yesso Naik: Need to reach out to unreached populations

Aim is to identify the key strategic approaches that build on the gains we have made so far, address our weaknesses and nudge us towards our goals

WHO India honours public health champions

The scope of the awards covered contributions to significant advances in population and person-focused services and inter-sectoral actions The WHO Country Office for India gave out awards for Public Health Champions at a nati

Nightingales Home Health Services now in Mumbai

Medwell Ventures raised a series A-round $ 10mn in 2015 by Fidelity Growth Partners India which is now known as Eight Roads

Fight against chronic diseases

Dr Purav Gandhi, Founder, Remedy Social, and Dr Anurupa Roy, Founder, WhoAmI share insights on the growing incidence of NCDs in India and recommend measures to curb the menace India’s growth has been stellar in last 10

Special Consultative Status’ to Disease Management Association of India (DMAI)

DMAI works towards achieving accountable, affordable and accessible healthcare in India

Govt may provide public facilities to private sector to set up clinics, med colleges and diagnostic facilities

The announcement was made by Dr Jitendra Singh, MoS for NE Region and PMO, at the inauguration of two-day ‘FICCI Heal 2015’ Dr Jitendra Singh, Minister of State for Development of NE Region and Minister of State for Prime

Going Beyond Slogans

An Analysis of the government's healthcare initiative

What ails healthcare in India?

Two incidents in November raise very serious questions about the state of healthcare in India: the botched up sterilisation drive in Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh and the mishap involving an MRI machine at Tata Memorial Hospital's (

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