Tag Archives: Dr Ashok Kumar Tiwari

Is medical education heading for a slowdown?

New Delhi: Recently, Goldfield Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Ballabhgarh (Faridabad) was in news for shutting down its operations and Gian Sagar Medical College and Hospital, Banur (Patiala) was not even able to pay the salary to its faculty and other staff leading to general strike and suspension of the classes. Are these isolated cases or just an indication of harsh and unpleasant things to come?

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IMA Bihar asks members not to get their clinics registered under the Clinical Establishments Act

Patna: IMA Bihar (Indian Medical Association, Bihar Branch) on Monday said it is not opposing the registration of health facilities under the Clinical Establishments Act (Registration and Regulation) but is opposing certain provision of the Act which will lead to closure of 90 percent of government and privately run health establishments manned by competent and qualified doctors.

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