Home » Health

Health

National Health Authority announces revamped ABHA mobile application to manage health records under Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission

Newdelhi:24/5/22:The National Health Authority (NHA) under its flagship scheme of Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission (ABDM) announced the launch of a revamped Ayushman Bharat Health Account (ABHA) mobile application.  The ABHA app, previously known as NDHM Health Records app is available for download from the Google Play Store and already has over 4 lakh downloads. The updated version of the ABHA ...

Read More »

Ministry of Ayush to celebrate Yoga Utsav to Mark 50 Days countdown to International Day of Yoga 2022

Newdelhi:1/5/22:Ministry of Ayush in collaboration with the State Government of Assam is organizing a grand event at Rang Ghar Grounds, Sivasagar, Assam on 2nd May 2022 to mark 50th countdown day to the upcoming 8th International Day of Yoga 2022.Union Cabinet Minister of Ayush Shri Sarbananda Sonowal will grace the occasion along with Chief Minister of Assam Shri Himanta Biswa ...

Read More »

Union Minister Anurag Thakur pitches for world leadership for India in traditional medicine.

Newdelhi:23/4/22:The first-ever Global AYUSH Investment and Innovation Summit (GAIIS) at Gandhinagar concluded on a high note last night, with the AYUSH sector witnessing letters of Intent (LoIs) of over Rs 9,000 crores.  The investment proposals have come across major categories like FMCG, Medical Value Travel (MVT) and services, pharmaceuticals, technology & diagnostics, and farmers & agriculture. During the summit, more ...

Read More »

In Odisha 36% Died due to attendance by untrained doctors or healthcare staff

Bhubaneswar:14/4/22:A big shocker for people in general and the Odisha government. The death count in the State due to attendance by untrained doctors or healthcare staff has been the highest in the country. This hard fact has come as a big embarrassment for the State government, especially when it is betting big on the Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana (BSKY) smart ...

Read More »

Hon’ble Supreme Court fixes timelines for filing of claims for payment of ex-gratia assistance to families of COVID-19 deceased

New Delhi: 11/4/22:The Hon’ble Supreme Court vide its Order dated 24th March 2022 in the Miscellaneous Application No. 1805 of 2021 in Writ Petition (C) No. 539 of 2021 has fixed the following timelines for beneficiaries to file claims for payment of ex-gratia assistance to families of COVID-19 deceased as announced by National Disaster Management Authority. The key directions issued ...

Read More »

Union Minister of Ayush Shri SarbanandaSonowal inaugurates the Scientific Convention on World Homoeopathy Day

Newdelhi:9/4/22:Union Minister of Ayush, Ports, Shipping and Waterways Shri SarbanandaSonowal inaugurated a two-day scientific conventionon ‘Homoeopathy: People’s Choice for Wellness’today at New Delhi. MoS for Ayush and Women and Child Development Dr MahendrabhaiMunjpara was also present on this occasion.The three apex bodies under Ministry of Ayush namely, Central Council for Research in Homoeopathy, National Commission for Homoeopathy and National Institute ...

Read More »

Tata Memorial Centre (TMC) to train Cancer Patient Navigators of Indonesia

MUMBAI:7/4/22: Tata Memorial Centre (TMC) signed a Partnership Agreement for Cancer Patient Navigation Program to improve cancer care in Indonesia, in Mumbai, on World Health Day today (April 7th).  The MoU was signed with Dharmais National Cancer Hospital and PT Roche Indonesia, virtually. ‘Patient navigation’ is individualized assistance offered to patients, families, and caregivers to help overcome healthcare system barriers. ...

Read More »

Union Environment Minister Launches Awareness Mascot ‘Prakriti’& Green Initiatives for Effective Plastic Waste Management

Newdelhi:5/4/22:The Union Minister of Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Shri Bhupender Yadav today launched ‘Prakriti’, a mascotto spread greater awareness among the masses about small changes that can be sustainably adopted in our lifestyle for a better environment, and various green initiatives taken by Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change and Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to ensure effective ...

Read More »

More than 15.62 Crore balance and unutilized vaccine doses still available with States/UTs

New Delhi: 3/4/22:The Union Government is committed to accelerating the pace and expanding the scope of COVID-19 vaccination throughout the country. The nationwide COVID 19 vaccination started on 16th January 2021. The new phase of universalization of COVID-19 vaccination commenced on 21st June 2021. The vaccination drive has been ramped up through availability of more vaccines, advanced visibility of vaccine ...

Read More »

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurated the Apollo Cancer Centre (ACC) in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar:1/4/22 Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Friday inaugurated the Apollo Cancer Centre (ACC) in the State capital—Bhubaneswar. With the need to treat the growing number of cancer cases, Apollo Hospital, Bhubaneswar, has built the state-of-the-art Cancer Centre on the same premises with a built-up area of 50,000sqft. It is the first and only cancer centre in Odisha to be equipped ...

Read More »