Include Doctor’s Protection Act in Police Syllabus, says IMA president of Maharashtra

Considering the recent incidents of attacks on doctors, the IMA president of Maharashtra has emphasized the need of sensitizing police about these attacks. He has demanded that, Doctor’s Protection Act should be taught to police trainees, while exclusively speaking with My Medical Mantra

Include Doctor’s Protection Act in Police Syllabus, says IMA president of MaharashtraThe cases of doctors being assaulted by the patients’ families created quite a stir in Maharashtra. It still remains a volatile issue. To highlight the atrocities faced by the medical fraternity, IMA has arranged Dilli Chalo Movement on June 06. More than 4,000 doctors from Maharashtra are associated with IMA. The IMA chairperson of Maharashtra, […]

Doctors to hit streets on June 6, to raise voice against atrocities

IMA is also initiating a signature campaign on the issues at hand on social media and has urged all doctors to join and collect hundreds of thousands of signatures to demand justice from the government

Doctors to hit streets on June 6, to raise voice against atrocitiesOver one lakh doctors are expected to join the movement digitally and physically to bring to light atrocities faced by the medical fraternity The National IMA is organising the Dilli Chalo Movement on June 06, 2017 to bring forth the atrocities faced by the medical fraternity and has urged all its members to join the […]

Organ donation groups and NGO’s join hands to strengthen awareness on organ donation

The whole idea of this meeting was to work holistically for organ donation by bringing all the stakeholders together. As of now NGO's have been given wards in the city to work in detail

Organ donation groups and NGO’s join hands to strengthen awareness on organ donationTo boost the organ donation awareness regional organ and tissue transplantation organisation (ROTTO) and NGO’s have decided to come together. On Saturday (May 20) a meeting was held at KEM Hospital to discuss the issue of organ donation. “Currently for organ donation programme various NGO’s are working by themselves. Our aim is to come together […]

City doctors welcome PM Narendra Modi’s move to make prescription for generic drugs compulsory

It is a good idea to make prescribing generic drugs compulsory but before that the infrastructure for generic drugs need to be in place. Else, it will invite nexus between chemists and pharma companies with chemist deciding which generic drug to sell

City doctors welcome PM Narendra Modi’s move to make prescription for generic drugs compulsoryMaking it compulsory to prescribe generic drugs is a good move but there needs to be enough infrastructures to implement it at ground level, say doctors. During the inauguration of a hospital in Surat yesterday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said his government will make “legal arrangements” to ensure doctors prescribe generic medicines. Welcoming the move, […]
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