“Medical Humanity” department in KEM hospital teaches doctors to communicate with the patient’s relatives

Civic and government-run hospitals are always under pressure to cater to thousands of patients. Owing to which, the doctors, nurses, and the staff is always under stress. KEM hospital is planning to launch a special programme called Stress-Free, to reduce the tension on the healthcare staff

“Medical Humanity” department in KEM hospital teaches doctors to communicate with the patient’s relativesThe budding doctors and medical students are being trained by the hospital’s “Medical Humanity” department    The aim is to build a healthy relationship between the doctors and the patients  Nowadays, assault on doctors in Maharashtra and in India are on the rise. One of the core issues behind these attacks is the communication gap […]

Soon, doctors from Tata Memorial Hospital to treat head and neck cancer patients at JJ Hospital

The state government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Tata Memorial Hospital. Through this MoU, doctors from Tata Memorial will provide first-hand training to doctors at JJ Hospital to help them detect, diagnose and treat head and neck cancers

Soon, doctors from Tata Memorial Hospital to treat head and neck cancer patients at JJ HospitalAs the incidence of cancer and its cases, are rising in both the rural and urban areas of the state, the government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Mumbai’s Tata Memorial Hospital in order to address the situation. Tata Memorial Hospital will soon start an oncology service in Mumbai’s state-run Sir JJ Group […]

Dr Ajay Chandanwale assumes charge as new dean of Sir JJ Group of Hospitals

On Thursday, December 13, Dr Chandanwale took over the charge as dean of Sir JJ Group of Hospitals in Mumbai. The position of the dean of Sir JJ Group of Hospitals had been lying vacant since the past few months

Dr Ajay Chandanwale assumes charge as new dean of Sir JJ Group of HospitalsDr Ajay Chandanwale, former dean of B J Medical College and Sassoon Hospital (Pune), will now head Mumbai’s prestigious Sir JJ Group of Hospitals and Grant Medical College. Dr Chandanwale’s four-year tenure as dean of B J Medical College and Sassoon hospital was successful. His tenure was recognised for his contribution towards the patient’s rights and […]

Thane: Patient’s relatives manhandle woman gynecologist, doctors body condemns the attack

The incident happened on Saturday, June 30, when a group of people barged into the labor ward of the Thane civil hospital. The men verbally abused a woman gynecologist, who was there on duty and manhandled her. A police case has been filed by the doctor

Thane: Patient’s relatives manhandle woman gynecologist, doctors body condemns the attackOn the eve of the #DoctorsDay, a woman gynecologist, attached with Thane civil hospital, was abused and manhandled by the angry relatives of a patient. The Maharashtra Association of Gazetted Medical Officers (MAGMO) has condemned the attack. They have written a letter to the Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Devendra Fadnavis.  The doctors association has raised […]

Mumbai: Resident doctors from JJ Hospital withdraw strike

After continuous deliberations and talks with the state government on the issue of security, the doctors from JJ Hospital have finally resumed their duties

Mumbai: Resident doctors from JJ Hospital withdraw strikeThe resident doctors from Mumbai’s state-run JJ Hospital have withdrawn their strike after four days. The state government has kept their promise and has beefed up the security inside Sir JJ Group of Hospitals, as asked by the doctors. The resident doctors were on strike since the last four days, after two of their colleagues […]

Doctor assault: ‘Maha to take the security review of JJ hospital,’ states Girish Mahajan 

The Maharashtra government has accepted all the demands put forth by the resident doctors of JJ Hospital. The government has agreed to the security review of the hospital and the additional security will be provided within one or two days

Doctor assault: ‘Maha to take the security review of JJ hospital,’ states Girish Mahajan The Maharashtra Resident Doctors Association (MARD) representatives had a meeting with the Medical Education Minister Girish Mahajan on Monday, May 21. The minister has also assured that the alarm system will be in place within a month for the doctor’s security. While speaking to the press, Maharashtra’s Medical Education Minister Girish Mahajan said, “It’s very […]

Doctor assault: ‘Show us the security; we will join work’ resident doctors to govt

The MARD representatives met Maharashtra Medical Education Minister, Girish Mahajan, on Monday. The doctors say, the meeting was satisfactory, but they will continue with the strike. The minister assured to beef up the security in the hospital

Doctor assault: ‘Show us the security; we will join work’ resident doctors to govtOn Monday, May 21, doctors from Cama, GT, and St George Hospital, wore black ribbons at work to show the solidarity. On Monday, the representatives of MARD had a meeting with Girish Mahajan, Maharashtra Medical Education Minister. Dr Aakash Mane, General Secretary, MARD, while speaking to My Medical Mantra, said, “Our meeting with Mahajan was […]

Doctor assault: Doctors wear black ribbon to show solidarity

The doctor who are on protest from JJ hospital have received support from the doctors of Cama, GT, St George and sion Hospital. They are wearing black ribbons today as a mark of Solidarity

Doctor assault: Doctors wear black ribbon to show solidarity Doctors from Sir JJ Group of Hospital have received support from doctors attached to Sion, Cama, GT and St George Hospital.  Doctors from Cama and GT hospitals on Monday, protested against the doctors assault by wearing black ribbons on their arms. Resident doctors from the Sion and JJ hospital are running a parallel OPD outside […]

Doctors Assaulted: Doctors to get security with immediate effect: Girish Mahajan

The state government has taken the incident of assault on the two junior resident doctors seriously. The state medical education minister has instructed to provide an additional security to the doctors with an immediate effect.

Doctors Assaulted: Doctors to get security with immediate effect: Girish MahajanThe Maharashtra government took a serious note of the doctor’s strike at Sir JJ Group of Hospitals after two resident doctors were assaulted on Saturday morning. Around 400 resident doctors, of the state-run JJ Hospital, are on strike since Saturday afternoon over security issues. The Medical Education Minister of Maharashtra, Girish Mahajan, has instructed to provide additional […]

Mumbai: JJ hospital resident doctors go on indefinite strike after two colleagues assaulted

400 resident doctors attached to the state-run Sir JJ Group of Hospitals in Maharashtra, have called an indefinite strike after two go their colleagues were assaulted by angry relatives of a patient. The resident doctors staged a protest in the premisses of JJ Hospital on Saturday afternoon

Mumbai: JJ hospital resident doctors go on indefinite strike after two colleagues assaulted  400 resident doctors of the Maharashtra’s state-run Sir JJ Group of Hospitals went on indefinite strike from Saturday, May 19. The resident doctors have staged a protest inside the premises of JJ Hospital on today afternoon  The Nurses Federation have also lent their support to the strike called on by the doctors. The nurses […]