Tag: Odisha Health Department

Odisha Health Dept Orders Crackdown On Brokers Diverting Patients To Pvt Hospital From Govt Hospital

The Odisha Health and Family Welfare Department has directed all state-run medical colleges and hospitals for strict monitoring and crackdown on brokers or middlemen indulged in diverting patients to private clinics and hospitals from OPDs of government hospitals across the State.

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  • Friday, 28 October 2022
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Odisha Health Dept orders crackdown on middlemen diverting patients at govt hospitals

It has also been instructed to take immediate steps to put in place proper signboards in Odia and English from the point of entry to the hospital, giving clear directions/route charts to the location of various OPD Departments

  • Friday, 28 October 2022
Talking to Health Minister Naba Das is akin to slapping yourself: BJD MLA
Talking to Health Minister Naba Das is akin to slapping yourself: BJD MLA

Anandpur does not have a good quality hospital and people in need of even basic health diagnosis are forced to travel more than a hundred km all the way to Cuttack, alleged Sethi.

  • Tuesday, 05 July 2022
Odisha Health Department Announces Big Vacancy, Graduates Can Apply
Odisha Health Department Announces Big Vacancy, Graduates Can Apply

Interested candidates fulfilling the eligibility criteria can apply online for the posts by visiting official website- www.nhmodisha.gov.in. Online application form will be available from 22 March 2022 to 5 April 2022 till 11.59 P.M. 

  • Wednesday, 23 March 2022
Third Wave Is Not That Mild!
Vaccinated Elderly, Unvaccinated & Partly Vaccinated Youths Succumb ToThird Wave In Odisha

The State saw 35 deaths in the last 24 days. 26 percent of fatalities have no co-morbidity condition. 54 percent deaths in 60-plus years. A total of 389 patients have been undergoing treatment in the ICUs across districts in the State

  • Wednesday, 19 January 2022
1 Lakh Children Infected by Covid-19 Since The Pandemic
Odisha Records 1L Child Infections Since Start Of Pandemic; Numbers Hint Big

In the third wave, around 344 children in the age group of 0-18 years get infected every day as against 241 during the long second wave and 62 in the first wave

  • Monday, 17 January 2022
Omicron Less Prevalent in Children: UK Study
Omicron Catching Young In Odisha: Nearly 14K New Infections In Youth Vs 1.9K Kids

Despite 80 pc fully immunisation in 19-40 yrs, the daily caseload is high. Vaccination is 0 percent in 0-18 yrs, but the load is lower. UK govt says Omicron less prevalent in children

  • Tuesday, 11 January 2022
Odisha Issues Advisory To Hospitals For Management Of Expired Drugs

The Odisha Health and Family Welfare Department on Friday issued an advisory to manage inventory of drugs so that no expired medicines could be dispensed to any patient at any government hospital or government medical college.

  • Friday, 26 November 2021
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Odisha Health Dept To Mount Surveillance On Crowd During Durga Puja, Says Top Official

The Health Department will keep a close watch on the rush and crowd during Puja times and put emphasis on the enforcement of Covid appropriate behaviour

  • Saturday, 02 October 2021
Odisha Saw Highest ever Deaths in Second Wave!
Under COVID19 Shadow, Odisha Saw Highest-ever 34,866 Deaths In Apr-May This Year

Never before in the preceding five years, the State has ever witnessed such a surge in deaths due to causes not known so far

  • Friday, 20 August 2021
Sero Survey
Sero Survey Soon In 12 Odisha Dists To Estimate Age-wise Covid Prevalence

The Odisha government has asked the Regional Medical Research Centre (RMRC), Bhubaneswar to conduct state-level serological surveillance in 12 districts. 

  • Monday, 16 August 2021
Odisha to lease govt hospital space to private players

Malkangiri/Dhenkanal/Nuapada: The state government has decided to allocate space for public–private partnership (PPP) hospitals under Affordable Healthcare Project at three district headquarters hospitals. In a letter, the Health and Family Welfare Department on Thursday directed Malkangiri Collector to allocate space for retrofitting an approximately 100- bedded PPP hospital along with existing departments at the district […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Naba Das Courts Controversy Again Over Appointing His Daughter As Official Representative
'No Immediate Threat Of Covid Third Wave, Odisha Govt Prepared'

The Odisha Government is well prepared for the possible third wave of Covid pandemic even though there is no immediate threat of a next wave in the State.

  • Sunday, 04 July 2021
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Ensure Dignity To Covid-19 Bodies: Odisha Govt Directs Civic, Dist Authorities

The Odisha Government today directed all district administrations and Civic Bodies to dispose the bodies of the Covid-19 patients in a dignified manner in consultation with the bereaved family and hand over the body to the family members if the patient tests Covid negative at the time of death.

  • Wednesday, 30 June 2021
Naba Das Courts Controversy Again Over Appointing His Daughter As Official Representative
Odisha Health Minister Courts Controversy Over ‘Appointing Daughter As Official Representative’

The State Health Minister of Odisha, Naba Das has once again landed in soup after reports of appointing his daughter Deepali Das as his official representative have started to do rounds.

  • Monday, 28 June 2021