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President Pranab Mukherjee presents Dr B C Roy National Awards and Hari Om Ashram Alembic Research Awards

New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday presented Dr B C Roy National Awards for the years 2014, 2015 and 2016 and Hari Om Ashram Alembic Research Awards for the years 2008, 2010, 2015 and 2016 at a function held at Rashtrapati Bhavan.

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National Health Policy 2017 aims to provide universal health coverage, quality healthcare at affordable cost

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved the National Health Policy, 2017 (NHP 2017), which aims to provide universal health coverage and deliver quality healthcare services at affordable cost to all the people of the country.

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Government adds over 4000 medical PG seats for 2017-18

New Delhi: Union Health Minister J P Nadda on Thursday said that “an all-time record number of over 4,000 PG medical seats have been approved by the government in various medical colleges and hospitals for the academic session 2017-18, taking the total number of PG seats available to 35,117.”

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AIIMS Delhi wins Rs 5 crore Kayakalp award for maintaining high standards of sanitation and hygiene

New Delhi: The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Delhi has won the first prize of Rs 5 crore, under the Central Government Hospitals category of the Kayakalp awards, for maintaining high standards of sanitation and hygiene.

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#Budget2017: J P Nadda hails 27% increase in outlay for health budget

New Delhi: Describing the General Budget 2017-18, presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in Parliament on Wednesday, as a landmark budget, Union Health Minister J P Nadda stated that the budget estimates for health show an appreciable increase of more than 27%.

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Three names selected for the post of AIIMS Delhi director

New Delhi: The Institute Body of AIIMS, headed by Union Health Minister J P Nadda, on Saturday selected three doctors of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, for the post of the institute’s director.

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AIIMS signs agreement with NBCC to build over 3,000 residential apartments for its staff

New Delhi: All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi on Tuesday signed three MOUs with NBCC (India) Limited, HSCC (India) Limited and HITES – HLL Lifecare Ltd to expand its infrastructure and other facilities.

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Bill to ban commercial surrogacy introduced in Lok Sabha

New Delhi, Health Minister J P Nadda on Monday introduced the Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill, 2016 in the Lok Sabha, reports Hindu Business Line.

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No takers for MCI guidelines to prescribe generic drugs | 2,000 medicines to become up to 90% cheaper under Amrut Scheme

It seems there are no takers for the fresh guidelines issued by the Medical Council of India (MCI) urging physicians to prescribe generic medicines instead of branded drugs.

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Committee to review fire safety guidelines for hospitals | Court seeks report on doctors in Govt hospitals | Medical teachers on hunger strike

In a move to avoid fire accidents in hospitals, the union health ministry has set up a committee to review fire safety guidelines for hospitals.

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