Nagpur: Doctor manhandled by patient’s relatives at Nagpur GMC

A junior resident doctor attached to Government Medical College (GMC), Nagpur in Maharashtra has been manhandled by the patient and relatives. The incident took place when the resident doctor was on one of his rounds on Sunday

Nagpur: Doctor manhandled by patient’s relatives at Nagpur GMCDr Aditya Solunkhe was mistreated and manhandled by the relatives in the surgery department when he was taking a round on Sunday, May 26. The Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD) has filed a complaint with the police and has demanded stern action against the relatives. Dr Aditya was on his routine rounds on Sunday […]

KEM MARD distributes breakfast packets to PG students appearing for exams

Examinations are quite a stressful occasion for students and they often ignore their health, sacrifice their meals in order to save their crucial study time just before the examination

KEM MARD distributes breakfast packets to PG students appearing for examsIn order to ensure that the students don’t miss out on breakfast which is the most important meal of the day. The Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD) KEM branch, prepared breakfast packets for students who are studying for their exams As we all know, final year medical students are appearing for postgraduate examinations scheduled […]

Maha: Resident docs threaten to go on indefinite strike from Monday

The Resident doctors from government medical college of Latur and Ambajogai, have threatened to go on indefinite strike from April 8. As many as 1000 resident doctors from four government medical colleges have not been paid their stipend for the past several months

Maha: Resident docs threaten to go on indefinite strike from MondayThe Resident doctors from government medical college of Latur and Ambajogai have threatened to go on indefinite strike from April 8. The doctors have given the ultimatum and the notice of the strike to the administration of the medical college. As many as 1000 resident doctors from four government medical colleges in Maharashtra have not […]

‘Give us our right, we are not beggars’ MARD threatens strike on stipend issue

The Central Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD) has sent an intimation letter to the state government stating that they will go on an agitation over the unpaid stipend issue. The unpaid stipend issue has been a thorny issue between the doctors and state government since the past many months now

‘Give us our right, we are not beggars’ MARD threatens strike on stipend issueThe central MARD, has written a letter to the state government to draw its attention towards the issue faced by resident doctors of various colleges of Maharashtra, especially GMCH Nagpur, GMCH Akola, SRTR Ambejogai, GMCH Latur. Resident doctors of these colleges are facing irregularity in receiving the stipend. Many of them have not got their […]

Nagpur: ‘There is no free and fair working environment,’ allege MARD doctors

A minor scuffle broke out between security guards and a mob at the Indira Gandhi Medical College (IGMC), Nagpur. The situation was chaotic as the mob got into a scuffle with Maharashtra Security Force guards. The ruckus was soon brought under controlled as the miscreants were caught and arrested

Nagpur: ‘There is no free and fair working environment,’ allege MARD doctorsIn yet another incident of senseless violence, a mob tried to forcefully enter into IMGC Nagpur on Tuesday evening at around 10 pm. The mob tried to deliberately attack the security personnel posted on duty at the gates of the institute. A case has been lodged against the hooligans and the accused have been arrested. […]

Uniform stipend to medical interns? Board of governors invites suggestions

The Board of Governors (BOG) which supersedes the Medical Council of India (MCI) took this decision and put out a notice stating the same. The move seeks to bring in parity in the pay of medical interns

Uniform stipend to medical interns? Board of governors invites suggestionsThe Board of Governors (BOG) superseding the Medical Council of India (MCI) is considering to amend the regulations for the payment of stipend to intern doctors. The move finally will bring smiles on the faces of thousands of medical interns across the country. The Board of Governors (BOG) have issued a public notice on January […]

MARD starts patients relief fund for poor patients

The Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD) has started a patient relief fund for those who cannot afford the cost of the treatment

MARD starts patients relief fund for poor patientsThis fund has been started in Sion Hospital, and it will soon be implemented in state and civic-run government medical colleges across Maharashtra. The concept was started by the doctor to help the patient in their difficult times. It will also help reduce the cost of the financial burden that family has to bear. While […]

Mumbai: BMC to increase its health budget, civic hospital to soon turn into multi-specialities

Sixty per cent of the people in Mumbai, live in the Eastern and Western suburbs, and the peripheral hospitals are their lifeline. Many times the patient has to travel all the way to the major hospital, as appropriate facilities are not available in the peripheral hospital. Now with this new decision the BMC intends to convert peripheral hospitals into multi-specialty hospitals

Mumbai: BMC to increase its health budget, civic hospital to soon turn into multi-specialitiesThe Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) is set to increase the health budget for the year 2019-20. The move aims at upgrading the peripheral hospitals to multi-specialty hospitals. This move will reduce the patients’ load on the major civic-hospitals, and the corporation can cater to a large number of poor and needy patients. The health budget […]

‘Provide us with security, or allow us to use guns,’ demand MARD resident doctors

About 10 to 15 relatives and friends of a middle-aged woman who died at Indira Gandhi Government Medical College (IGGMC), Nagpur on the morning of Wednesday, January 16 created a ruckus

‘Provide us with security, or allow us to use guns,’ demand MARD resident doctorsThey broke the window glasses of Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU) and engaged in verbal abuse. They also hit the attendant who came for help of resident doctors on duty. Few days before, some people entered casualty of IGGMC Nagpur with swords in their hands. This is a serious breach of security on part of […]

Maha: Resident doctors turn fruits-sellers to protest against unpaid stipend issue

Over one thousand resident doctors from four medical colleges in Maharashtra are protesting against the government’s apathy. Resident doctors from Aurangabad Government Medical College have taken to the streets and have started selling fruits to mark their protest and draw attention in regards with their unpaid stipends

Maha: Resident doctors turn fruits-sellers to protest against unpaid stipend issueThe Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD) are protesting over non-payment of stipend. Resident doctors from government medical college Ambajogai, Beed, Latur, Aurangabad, and Nagpur have joined the protest from Monday, December 24. In order to mark their protest, the resident doctors are wearing a black ribbon on their hands as a mark of solidarity. […]
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