Tag: Indian Medical Association

How Much Omicron Ready Is Odisha?
IMA Warns Of Massive Third Wave: How Much Omicron Ready Is Odisha

Maharashtra issued an Omicron surveillance protocol on Dec 6 that hints big. Odisha should also go the Maharashtra way

Baba Ramdev
Ramdev Moves SC Against Multiple Firs Over Allopathy Comments

In the plea, Ramdev sought transfer of FIRs lodged against by the Indian Medical Association (IMA) in Patna and Raipur to Delhi.

Covid doctors
28 Doctors In Odisha Lost Lives To Covid In Second Wave; IMA Demands ‘Martyr Tag’

The Odisha Unit of the Indian Medical Association (IMA) has demanded 'martyr' status to the doctors who laid down their lives on line of duty while battling Covid-19 during the second wave.

PM Modi
Ensure 'Optimum Milieu' For Medical Staff: IMA To PM

The Indian Medical Association (IMA) on Monday appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his intervention to resolve the long pending pleas of the council and to ensure "optimum milieu" for medical professionals without mental and physical fear.

IMA Files Police Complaint Against Ramdev, Seeks Fir Over His 'Wrongful' Representation On Allopathy

In the complaint submitted at the IP Estate Police Station, the apex medical body said Ramdev has "wilfully and deliberately spread false, baseless and malicious information" about treatment of Covid patients by established and approved methods and drugs.

IMA Honours 515 Doctors Martyred During COVID-19 Duty
IMA Criticises Centre, States Medical Reforms Amid Pandemic 'Inappropriate'

New Delhi: The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has called out the Centre for responding inappropriately to the pandemic on Thursday. In a strongly-worded statement, the national body of doctors has condemned the series of reforms in medical education the Centre has pushed recently. The IMA has alleged that concerns of the profession and people were […]

Nearly 200 Doctors In India Have Succumbed To COVID-19, Reports IMA

New Delhi: A total of 196 doctors in the country, majority of them being general practitioners, have succumbed to COVID-19 so far, said the Indian Medical Association (IMA) on Saturday, requesting the prime minister for his attention on the issue. “As per the latest data collected by the IMA, our nation has lost 196 doctors, […]

Thanks for support, but fight not over: IMA

New Delhi: The Indian Medical Association (IMA) on Monday thanked people for extending support to the doctors’ strike in the country even as it asserted the fight was not over. “We thank all the citizens of India for coming in huge numbers to support the healthcare professionals. The fight is not over yet, a law […]

Hospitals in Delhi to join IMA's strike call on Monday

New Delhi: Healthcare services at several government and private hospitals in the national capital are likely to take a hit on Monday as scores of doctors have decided to boycott work for a day in support of their striking colleagues in West Bengal. The Indian Medical Association (IMA) had given the June 17 strike call […]

IMA to go ahead with June 17 nationwide strike in support of protesting Bengal docs

New Delhi: The Indian Medical Association (IMA) Sunday said it will go ahead with its strike on June 17 with withdrawal of non-essential health services across the country in the wake of the recent assault on doctors in West Bengal. The announcement came a day after Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan asked states to consider […]

IMA doctors call off strike after NMC Bill sent to select committee

New Delhi: The Indian Medical Association (IMA) on Tuesday called off its 12-hour countrywide shutdown of OPD services at all private hospitals in the country, after the government agreed to its demand and sent the National Medical Commission Bill, 2017 to a select committee. “We have called off the 12-hour strike as we have just […]

NMC Bill opposed: MCI Odisha unit joins 12-hour ceasework

Bhubaneswar: The Indian Medical Association (IMA) Odisha unit joined the 12-hour cease-work stir by the IMA and observed Black Day here today protesting the National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill seeking to replace the Medical Council of India (MCI) with a new body. Wearing black badges and holding banners, over 100 medical students took out a […]