Comprehensive action plan to help prevent swine flu: Maha Health Minister

Survey, diagnosis, treatment, vaccination and public awareness, these five point action plan to be used, stated Maharashtra Health Minister Eknath Shinde

Comprehensive action plan to help prevent swine flu: Maha Health MinisterWith climate change, the cases of swine flu are found in the state and so far 145 patients are being treated. Swine flu patients are found in the state this time along with Rajasthan, Gujarat, Punjab and Jammu and Kashmir. To prevent the occurrence of swine flu the government has embarked upon a five-point strategy […]

Mental health: Maha’s memory clinic, a boon for patients suffering from dementia and Alzheimer’s

In order to detect and treat poor patients from rural areas suffering from dementia and Alzheimer’s disease, the Maharashtra government had set-up ‘Memory Clinic’ in 28 districts of the state. Till now, the clinic has attended more than 2,200 patients, out of which 300 patients have been diagnosed and are being treated for dementia

Mental health: Maha’s memory clinic, a boon for patients suffering from dementia and Alzheimer’sWith an aim to detect the rising number of cases of dementia and Alzheimer’s in rural areas, the state government has set-up ‘Memory Clinics.’ In this clinic patients and the family members are counselled by the doctors. And the main focus is on the early detection of the disease. With a rising number of cases, […]

‘Govt positive towards increasing payment of ASHA workers,’ states Maha Health Min

The government is positive towards increasing honourarium of Asha workers in the state and in a decision is this regard will be taken soon after discussions with the Chief Minister of Maharashtra and Finance Minister will be held soon

‘Govt positive towards increasing payment of ASHA workers,’ states Maha Health MinThis was stated by Maharashtra’s health minister Eknath Shinde while he was speaking at the meeting on various demands of Asha workers. The meeting held in the Mantralaya was attended by MLA Dr Nilam Gorhe, Janraj Chougule, Prakash Abitkar, Principal Secretary Health Dr Pradip Vyas, Jt Commissioner National Health Mission Dr Satish pawar, Additional director […]

Maha: Woman forced to deliver on hospital stairs, state govt orders inquiry

On Tuesday, January 22, a pregnant woman was forced to deliver a baby on the stairs of Aurangabad Government Medical College and Hospital (GMCH). Soon after the delivery, the baby died. The state's health ministry has initiated an inquiry into the alleged incident

Maha: Woman forced to deliver on hospital stairs, state govt orders inquiry  Maharashtra’s Health Minister Eknath Shinde, has order inquiry into an alleged incident, where a woman delivered a baby on the stairs of the government-run hospital It was alleged that the woman was forced to take the stairs, as the lift was not functioning, and no stretchers were available at the hospital The alleged incident […]