#HealthForAll: WHO emphasises on universal health care

The World Health Organisation (WHO) Director-General addressing to the executive board emphasised on the need of having universal health care. The doctors and experts from health care industry in Pune have welcomed the WHO Director General’s initiative

#HealthForAll: WHO emphasises on universal health care  Lack of trust in a doctor-patient relationship can lead to bad outcomes. To help address the issue of the lack of trust between doctors and patients there is a need for a better healthcare system for all. Pune Citizen Doctor Forum (PCDF), a non-profit registered society had organised a seminar on developing a system […]

Pune Citizen Doctor Forum organise session to rebuild patient-doctor trust

The forum arranged an interactive session between doctors and patients in Pune with an objective to rebuild trust between doctors and patients. The session discussed a series of issues, including the need of a universal healthcare system, asymmetry of knowledge, inconvenience caused to patients and even doctors due to appointment timings not being followed and doubts regarding tests to be conducted among other issues. To help people find the right doctor, the Forum launched a search engine on their website - www.medimitra.org

Pune Citizen Doctor Forum organise session to rebuild patient-doctor trustWith an objective to rebuild trust between the doctors and patients, Poona Citizen Doctor Forum had arranged an interactive session between doctors and patients in Pune. The diminishing trust between the doctors and patients has highlighted the need to promote practicing doctors to work rationally and ethically since years. On Saturday, the forum organised a […]

In a gesture of solidarity, Punekars to hug doctors

In order to tackle the rising number of attacks on doctors, Pune-based Jan Aarogya Abhiyan and Pune Citizen Doctor Forum (PCDF) have come up with an initiative called "jaduki jappi", where residents of Pune will hug different doctors in the city. Residents from Pune are asked to take selfie with their doctor, to offer them flowers and to give them a 'jaduki jhappi'

In a gesture of solidarity, Punekars to hug doctorsThe initiative is undertaken to develop a cordial relationship between the residents and doctors and restore the trust which has been hampered after recent incidents of attacks on doctors. Recently, an orthopaedic doctor form Government medical college in Dhule was beaten up allegedly by the relatives of a patient. Following which, the resident doctors across […]