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Saifee Hospital opens LASIK suite in Mumbai

The Microscan Visum 500 Excimer machine, imported from Moscow, will be used to conduct laser eye surgeries

Fifth Healthcare Access Summit underlines need for action on NCDs at OPPI summit

The OPPI Delhi Declaration on NCDs was unveiled and OPPI KPMG Report on healthcare access initiatives was released during the summit

Glanbia launches FITINDIA campaign

The programme aims to drive positive behavioural change towards nutrition and healthy lifestyle across the country through colleges, government services and sports academies

CII and Novo Nordisk India organise India Innovation Dialogue

Deliberations were held on ‘Exploring the next decade of Indian innovation’

Foundation stone of India’s first exclusive medical device manufacturing park laid

The 270-acre Andhra Pradesh MedTech Zone will have state-of-the-art and the best global facilities for R&D, manufacturing, testing, export and regulatory facilitations and logistics

National Heart Institute data reveals 10 per cent increase in heart disease

The institute, commemorating 35 years, calls for lifestyle modifications among the young and women

Cytecare to launch cancer care hospital in Bengaluru

The 150-bed hospital has raised over Rs 165 crores of capital

Management of Dr LH Hiranandani Hospital issues statement on kidney racket

The management also mentioned that it respects the judicial process and will continue to lend its complete support to the ongoing police investigation

Growth of emerging markets poised to transform delivery of surgical care around the world by 2030: Report

The report offers unique insight into the future of emerging markets surgical care, as seen through the eyes of industry leaders

Union Health Minister inaugurates three AMRIT outlets

To dispense affordable drugs of cancer, heart diseases and other life style diseases

AGS Health opens new centre in Hyderabad

The centre can accommodate over 1000 employees, with a 90 seat in-house training academy

Healthcare Financing conference discuss need for multi-payer approach to ensure quality healthcare

An analysis of the strengths and weaknesses of existing and alternative financing models was also underscored in the discussions

Elsevier Animal Simulator offers more effective learning resource than lecture-demonstration method: Study

The simulator addresses local education regulations requiring the replacement of animals in teaching with modern, non-animal teaching methods

SRL Diagnostics releases study on Vitamin B12 deficiency

North Indian population mostly affected

Medi Assist processes 1,00,000 claims worth Rs 400-crores related to maternity benefits in 2015-16

Launches an initiative to help expectant parents optimise utilisation of health benefits and minimise out-of-pocket spend during incidences of maternity

Support Elders partners with Woodlands Multispeciality Hospital

Launches Wellbeing, a 360° geriatric care initiative

TSEC with IIMCIP conduct round table

The theme for this year's round table 'Thinking Social' was 'Providing Affordable Healthcare'

Cumballa Hill Hospital in Mumbai conducts heart surgery using 3D heart technology

The exact location and size of the defects was mapped using advanced Trans esophageal echo 3 D technology

KDAH announces series of investments in comprehensive cancer treatment

Rolls out comprehensive cancer care programme across 18 cancer centres in Maharashtra; launches Edge radio surgery system

Govt should consider levying additional tax on products with high sugar, sodium, salt or tobacco content: IMA and HCFI

The first and foremost step is to raise awareness about the increasing burden of lifestyle diseases in the country ways to prevent them Indian Medical Association (IMA) and Heart Care Foundation of In

HITES signs first global contract with Guinea government

Appointed consultant for construction of two 200-bed hospitals

Wolters Kluwer launches Zika Resource Portal

To provide information source for evolving clinical knowledge on rapidly spreading virus

Narayana Health with Infosys Foundation launch Institute of Robotic Surgery Narayana Health City

da Vinci Robotic Surgical System will be used primarily for prostate, kidney, gynaecological, colorectal and select head and neck cancer

National Cancer Grid aims to define protocol for cancer care in India

100 participants from 85 centres took part in the event

Ventura Solutions, Smart Medical Systems launch Smart GI endoscopy technology

The Smart G-EYE endoscopy uses balloon technology to uncover pre-cancerous polyps

ABHICL receives IRDA approval

To roll out its health insurance business soon

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