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Odisha CM directed concerned officials to Keep All Govt & Pvt COVID Hospitals Ready In 10 Days

Bhubaneswar: 4/1/22: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today directed concerned officials to keep all government and private Covid hospitals in readiness within the next 10 days. Patnaik asked officials to keep in readiness at least the number of beds and ICU beds that were needed at the time of the peak of the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic in ...

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Total of 80,129 teenagers were administered the first dose of vaccine In Odisha

Bhubaneswar4/1/22:On the first day of vaccination for those aged 15 to 18 years, a total of 80,129 teenagers were administered the first dose of vaccine against Covid-19 in Odisha on Monday, officials said. The beneficiaries have taken the first dose of vaccine at 939 dedicated vaccination centers set up across the state, Health Department officials said. Only Covaxin vaccine has been ...

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19 Of 23 Omicron Cases Detected Are Asymptomatic in Odisha

Bhubaneswar:3/1/22: Odisha Health Services Director Bijay Mohapatra on Monday informed that most of the Omicron cases detected in the State on Sunday are asymptomatic. Mohapatra said that 19 of the 23 Omicron cases detected yesterday are asymptomatic. The variant is highly contagious but severity is low. He further stated that Omicron cases are being identified locally, so more transmission is likely. The ...

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Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya reviews Public Health Preparedness to COVID19 and National COVID19 Vaccination Progress with States/UT

Newdelhi:2/1/22:Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare today virtually interacted with State Health Ministers and Principal Secretaries/ Additional Chief Secretaries of States/UTs to review the Public Health Preparedness to COVID19 and progress of National COVID19 vaccination campaign. The meeting was held in view of the rising cases of the Omicron variant and the recent decisions to roll-out ...

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States advised to establish separate dedicated Covid Vaccination Centers for 15-18 Yrs age group

Newdelhi:28/12/21:Union Health Secretary, Shri Rajesh Bhushan, chaired a workshop through video conference (VC) today with all States and UTs to review the rollout of vaccination for the age group 15-18 and Precautionary 3rd dose for vulnerable categories; Healthcare workers (HCW), Frontline workers (FLW), and those in the 60+ age group who have comorbidity. As announced by Prime Minister Shri. Narendra ...

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NITI Aayog today released the fourth edition of the State Health Index for 2019–20

New Delhi27/12/21:NITI Aayog today released the fourth edition of the State Health Index for 2019–20. The report, titled “The Healthy States, Progressive India”, ranks states and Union Territories on their year-on-year incremental performance in health outcomes as well as their overall status. Round IV of the report focuses on measuring and highlighting the overall performance and incremental improvement of states ...

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Omicron cases reporting from 17 states and union territories in India crossed the 400-mark

New Delhi:25/12/21: With Covid-19 Omicron cases reporting from 17 states and union territories across the country, the variant tally in India crossed the 400-mark on Saturday. At present, India has 415 cases of the Omicron variant, and several curbs have been imposed, including night curfews and limits on large gatherings across the country to curtail the spread of the new variant. ...

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.As per the data 236 persons  find out  suffering from Omicron Variant and 104 persons  were recovered

Newdelhi:23/12/21: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 the availability of more vaccines, advanced visibility of vaccine availability ...

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Odisha  Chief Secretary Suresh Chandra Mahapatra reviewed the COVID-19 situation

Bhubaneswar: 22/12/21; Odisha  Chief Secretary Suresh Chandra Mahapatra reviewed the COVID-19 situation in the State today over video conferencing with all Collectors, SPs, and CDMOs. Reviewing the district-wise situation, he directed to “Be Extremely Vigilant, Intensity testing, Vaccination, and Enforcement” at the field level. Mohapatra was also directed to stay prepared for combating the possible spread of the new void-19 ...

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Dr. Bharati Pravin Pawar inaugurates National Oxygen Stewardship Program

Newdelhi:22/12/21:Taking cognizance of the role of medical oxygen as a life-saving public health commodity and the need for capacity building of healthcare workers in handling of medical oxygen, Dr. Bharati Pravin Pawar, Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare inaugurated the National Oxygen Stewardship Program of the Union Health Ministry, at AIIMS New Delhi today. The initiative aims ...

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