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Merck supports free diabetes screening for more than 15,000 community members

In collaboration with Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, the screening is a part of its capacity advancement program in India

CM Devendra Phadnavis inaugurates mobile cancer detection van

The van was donated by Subhash Runwal Education Foundation and will be operated by Marvadi Yuva Manch

Apollo Hospitals to open 500 sugar clinics

They would be launched by end of 2019

Saket City Hospital to invest Rs. 300 crore towards expansion

To add 370 new beds in Phase I, taking the capacity to 600 beds, becoming the largest hospital in South Delhi

Dassault Systemes signs research agreement with the Food and Drug Administration for its “Living Heart Project”

The Project accelerates towards next generation patient experience for treatment and diagnosis of heart diseases through key milestones and crowdsourcing

TISS to host Clairvoyance 2014

‘Opportunities in healthcare and crises in public health’ is the theme for the event

Save the Children launches “Giggle of Life” campaign

The public mobilisation initiative is an effort to catalyse a movement for ensuring survival of children under the age of five, who die due to reasons that can be easily prevented

Autologous bone marrow stem cells therapy: Novel theraupetic option to treat autistic children

Simple, safe and effective treatment modality as it focuses on neurological repair

Fortis completes major international divestments successfully

Aditya Vij, CEO, to transition from Fortis by year-end; Executive Vice Chairman, Shivinder Singh takes interim charge, restructures team, infuses fresh talent, reassigns portfolios

SDMH receives Sat Paul Mittal National Award

It has recently been awarded by FICCI for its CSR initiative as well

Wockhardt Hospital and Wockhardt Foundation join forces to fight CHD

A kite-flying activity for 300 children in Mumbai was organised to pledge support to save young lives

KEF Holdings launches India operations with investments of over Rs 1500 crores

Has started two business verticals, KEF Infra and KEF Health

UK–India join hands to promote the Newton-Bhabha programme

£50 million to be spent over 5 years from the UK with equivalent resources from India

Retinopathy of prematurity gaining epidemic proportions

ROP is one of the most common causes of visual impairment in childhood

On World Pneumonia Day, new report highlights the high burden of Pneumonia and Diarrhea deaths in India

Evaluates coverage of pneumonia and diarrhea interventions in 27 states

Maquet Medical India wins “Operating Room Solutions Company of the Year” Award

Recognition received at Frost & Sullivan’s 6th Annual India Healthcare Excellence Awards 2014

Heart Failure Clinics to be set up by Medtronic and CARE Hospitals

CARE Hospitals to provide integrated care in a patient-focused environment for the diagnosis, treatment and management of HF

Over 5 lakh needless deaths in India due to indoor air pollution

Second only to TB, the biggest killer disease in India with 5.5 lakh deaths in a year

Life Healthcare completes stake equalisation in Max Healthcare at enterprise value of Rs 3650 cr

Pays Rs 766 crores in an all cash deal at Rs 67.50 per share

Metropolis Healthcare launches Oncomet

Becomes the first to offer comprehensive reflex testing for conclusive diagnosis in cancer in India

Fortis Malar Hospital and Portea Medical partnership brings post-operative care to homes of patients

Patients to receive physiotherapy as well as other medical care in the comfort of their homes and during pre-agreed time slots

Welcome Cure launches homeopathic health portal, ‘Welcome Cure’

Former President Pratibhatai Patil inaugurates the portal

Aster Medcity hosts international conclave on cancer care in Kochi

International experts like Dr Robert Gallo, co-discoverer of HIV and Dr Neal Flomenberg, pioneer in bone marrow transplant were among the prestigious speakers at the event

J P Nadda is new Health Minister

Political parties cry foul at change of guard

Hindu Mission Hospital launches Diabetes Institute

In addition to treatment for diabetes, the institute will address associated treatments including diabetic retinopathy, footcare, neurological and cardiac management

Deen Dayal Upadhyay Hospital organises cancer screening programme

As part of the activities, an extensive awareness campaign has been initiated through nukkad nataks, health talks and poster competition

New Wockhardt facility launched in South Mumbai

16 medical experts From hospitals In Boston, US inaugurate the new hospital

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