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lifeline express

Lifeline Express Train Brings Free Surgery and Scans to the Poorest

Jalore: When the Lifeline Express rolled into the sleepy town of Jalore in Rajasthan, Bhagwana Ram Prajapat was anxiously waiting to board. The 55-year-old has been...
Overcharging Patients

Why India’s Private Hospitals Can Get Away With Overcharging Patients

One area where successive governments have failed is the continued neglect in instituting and enforcing laws in the area of healthcare that affect all,...
National Health Protection Scheme

GOI Launches Flagship National Health Protection Scheme

Finance Minister in his budget speech announced world largest government funded healthcare scheme - National Health Protection scheme (NHPS) He said "India cannot realize it...
Jan Aushadhi

Jan Aushadhi Stores Gaining Popularity

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the first edition of his monthly programme 'Mann ki Baat' of 2018 today. Highlighted the contribution of Generic Medicine Campaign...
ge healthcare

GE Healthcare To Spend $300 Mn On Affordable Solutions In India

GE Healthcare will invest $300 million (Rs 1,996 crore) over five years to deliver affordable healthcare solutions across India, other South Asian countries and...
observation care

By Law, Hospitals Now Must Tell Medicare Patients When Care Is ‘Observation’ Only

Under a new federal law, hospitals across the country must now alert Medicare patients when they are getting observation care and why they were not...
NHS service

NHS Standing On Burning Platform, Inspectors Warn

Professor Sir Mike Richards says that the NHS stands on a "burning platform" and that the need for change is clear. His warning follows a...
NHS

10 Charts That Show Why The NHS Is In Trouble

The sheer scale of the NHS can take the breath away. Every 24 hours it sees one million patients, and with 1.7 million staff...
medicaid expansion

Medicaid Expansion Drives Wedge Between GOP Governors

“We need to find a formula that’s fair for everyone. Maybe that’s going to be an impossibility, but we need to get as close...
planned parenthood

Texas Temporarily Blocked From Cutting Off Medicaid Funds For Planned Parenthood

The federal judge said the state did not provide credible evidence that the Planned Parenthood violated medical or ethical standards related to abortion procedures. Houston...