IMA day-long strike receives a positive response from Punekars

IMA Pune saw support for the protest from not just medical practitioners but also from other professionals and NGO’s. The participation in large numbers by medical students and resident doctors from various medical colleges and teaching hospitals was remarkable

IMA day-long strike receives a positive response from PunekarsAt the meeting with different hospitals and IMA members, suggestions were given. It was suggested that hospitals should display the deaths and patients admitted on the board outside the hospital. The Pune IMA stated that in the last one year, 500 cases of verbal abuse were reported and 324 cases of physical abuse were recorded. […]

Kolkata doctor attack: Lok Sabha MP Rahul Shewale writes to Dr Harsh Vardhan

It has been a week since the brutal attack which took place on a doctor in Kolkata. Rahul Shewale, a Member of Parliament (MP) from Mumbai (South Central Constituency) has written to the Union Health Minister highlighting the concerns over the doctor attack expressed by the IMA branch of Chembur, Mumbai

Kolkata doctor attack: Lok Sabha MP Rahul Shewale writes to Dr Harsh VardhanThe Indian Medical Association (IMA) has launched a nationwide strike on Monday, June 17. The protest has been called against the background of the rising number of doctor’s assault cases in India. Over three lakh private doctors in India will not provide medical services, but emergency services will be kept running. In his letter to […]

‘Only one conviction in nine years under Maharashtra Medicare Act,’ states IMA

The Association of Medical Consultants (AMC) has expressed solidarity with the doctors in West Bengal and supports the Indian Medical Association on its one-day strike

‘Only one conviction in nine years under Maharashtra Medicare Act,’ states IMAThe Association of Medical Consultants in a statement, said, ‘We are shocked by the horrific violence against doctors in West Bengal and the total lack of response from the state government. We strongly condemn the lack of security of doctors, a problem which has now become endemic and is threating to shake the roots of […]

#SAVETHESAVIOUR: IMA observes nationwide strike against Kolkata incident

The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has launched a nationwide strike on Monday, June 17. The protest has been called against the background of the rising number of doctor’s assault cases in India. Over three lakh private doctors in India will not provide medical services, but emergency services will be kept running

#SAVETHESAVIOUR: IMA observes nationwide strike against Kolkata incidentThis one-day strike has been called on as a symbol of resistance and to show solidarity with the doctors in West Bengal. Doctors allege that the government is not taking enough measures to tackle or prevent the issue of attack on doctors. In Mumbai, IMA doctors took to the streets to protest against violence committed […]

Doctors’ strike: Private doctors on strike, health services likely to be crippled

An intern doctor from West Bengal was brutally beaten a few days back. After which the doctors went on indefinate strike. In order to show their support doctors across the country and resident doctors attached to government hospitals had called for a strike as well.

Doctors’ strike: Private doctors on strike, health services likely to be crippled80,000 doctors across Maharashtra are on the strike to show their solidarity with the protesting doctors from West Bengal  The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has called for a strike on June 17, to raise the issue of increasing attack on doctors  Doctors from Ayurveda, Homeopathy and different associations have also lent their support to the […]

IMA questions efficacy of generic drugs

The IMA had stated generic drugs have been given the biggest thrust by us. We have always maintained the policy of ‘One company one drug one price’ which has been neglected by the central government

IMA questions efficacy of generic drugsMiffed by PM Narendra Modi’s remark on Indian doctors in London, doctors from the Indian Medical Association (IMA) had protested by wearing black ribbons at their workplace on Thursday. It is with deep regret that we put on record our condemnation in the strongest possible words to the recent comments made by our honourable Prime […]