Tag Archives: HEALTHCARE

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NCOC launches RMS to ensure healthcare facilities against Covid-19

06 June, 2020 7:42 pm 7:42 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) has launched Resource Management System to ensure optimum utilization of healthcare facilities against COVID-19. Under this system, 15459 hospitals across the country have been linked. This will enable the provinces to review the facilities available in the hospitals falling under their precincts. Pak Nighban … Read More

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65 healthcare workers diagnosed with COVID-19 during 24 hours, tally increa...

05 May, 2020 1:41 pm 1:41 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 New) – As many as 65 healthcare workers, including 42 doctors, tested positive for coronavirus during the last 24 hours, increasing tally to 1,072 affected by the novel virus. In a report issued by the National Health and Emergency Service on Saturday, twelve doctors have so far died due to coronavirus. Of the … Read More

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African-Americans dying of coronavirus at higher rates, preliminary data sh...

04 April, 2020 10:37 am 10:37 am

(Reuters) – The new coronavirus is killing African-Americans at a higher rate than the US population at large, according to preliminary numbers from Louisiana, Michigan and Illinois that officials say point to disparities in health and healthcare access. The figures were reported by state and city leaders at briefings on the coronavirus, including Louisiana Governor … Read More

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Trump’s ‘conscience’ rule for healthcare workers struck d...

11 November, 2019 12:08 pm 12:08 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A federal judge on Wednesday voided a White House-backed rule making it easier for doctors, nurses and other healthcare providers to avoid performing abortions and other medical services on religious or moral grounds. US District Judge Paul Engelmayer in Manhattan said the “conscience” rule was unconstitutionally coercive because it would let … Read More

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Democrats fight over healthcare in first US presidential debate

06 June, 2019 8:42 am 8:42 am

MIAMI (Reuters) – Democratic presidential contenders battled over healthcare coverage during their first debate on Wednesday, reflecting the party’s divisions on whether to abolish private insurance and shift to a Medicare-for-All system. In a surprisingly heated first round of back-to-back debates featuring 10 candidates each night, several contenders also clashed over border policy as some … Read More

Healthcare, top, priority govt, PM Imran Khan

Aware of inflation, nation will have to pass through difficulties for some ...

05 May, 2019 6:22 pm 6:22 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that healthcare is the top priority of the government. Addressing a ceremony after performing groundbreaking of Mother and Child Hospital in Rawalpindi on Friday, he said that the government would establish the hospitals where the need be. The prime minister said that the was aware … Read More

Fawad Chaudhry offers ‘plea bargain’ to Nawaz Sharif to go abro...

03 March, 2019 1:37 pm 1:37 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry on Saturday again offered ‘plea bargain’ solution to former prime minister Nawaz Sharif to go abroad. He took to Twitter, and stated that it was fourth day of his release and still he was not admitted to a hospital. نواز شریف کی رہائی … Read More

Tried to create public awareness for improvement in healthcare: CJP

12 December, 2018 2:43 pm 2:43 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Chief Justice of Mian Saqib Nisar visited Rawalpindi Institute of Cardiology on Saturday. Addressing a ceremony, he said that he had seen the worst condition of hospitals in Punjab. “I have seen three patients on a bed in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa,” he said. The chief justice said that he had tried to … Read More

In rural France, Macron seeks remedy for ‘healthcare deserts’

11 November, 2018 5:45 pm 5:45 pm

LAVAL, France (Reuters) – When Joelle Dupas falls ill, she goes to a medical centre in her home town in rural western France where all 12 doctors have come out of retirement. The 66-year-old tried for months to find a doctor after retiring to Laval, a quiet town of 50,000 residents surrounded by rolling fields. … Read More

Japan finance minister seeks record 2019 budget to boost welfare, defence s...

09 September, 2018 9:06 am 9:06 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso said on Tuesday initial budget requests for fiscal 2019 would likely reach a record high around 102 trillion yen (714 billion pounds), given an ageing population and defence challenges from China and North Korea. The finance ministry was still in the process of finalising the figure for … Read More

Ebola control measures seem to be working in Congo, WHO says

09 September, 2018 9:51 am 9:51 am

GENEVA (Reuters) – Efforts to halt an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in Democratic Republic of Congo appear to be working, but substantial risks remain, the World Health Organization said . The outbreak has so far killed 77 people in Congo’s North Kivu and Ituri provinces among 116 cases. Fifteen of the cases were … Read More

Medtech firms get personal with digital twins

09 September, 2018 9:33 am 9:33 am

HEIDELBERG (Reuters) – Armed with a mouse and computer screen instead of a scalpel and operating theater, cardiologist Benjamin Meder carefully places the electrodes of a pacemaker in a beating, digital heart. Using this “digital twin” that mimics the electrical and physical properties of the cells in patient 7497’s heart, Meder runs simulations to see … Read More