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28-Apr-2019 Srinagar

Gousia Shafakhana commemorates 10 years of services

Gousia Shafakhana & Diagnostic Centre running under the aegis of Idhara Auqaf Gousia, on Sunday celebrated its ten years of medical services in the Valley.The 10th anniversary, held here at Mumtaz Towers, Sarah City Centre, saw a huge participation of people...

26-Mar-2019 Jammu

DTC Jammu observes World TB Day

District Tuberculosis Centre Jammu today organized an awareness programme to observe World Tuberculosis Day at the Chest Diseases Hospital here.Director Health Services Jammu Dr Samir Mattoo was the chief guest and Deputy Director Schemes Dr Sayed Tasneem Bano...

23-Mar-2019 Kupwara/Pulwama

World TB Day observed at Kupwara, Pulwama

District Tuberculosis Officer  (DTO) Dr Mohammad Ramzan  today flagged off a rally of school children from District Hospital Kupwara, on the eve of World Tuberculosis Day. Later a function was held at AMT school in which  Immunization Officer ...

13-Jan-2019 Srinagar

Provide free swine flu vaccine to high risk groups: DAK to authorities

Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Sunday urged health authorities in Kashmir to provide free swine flu vaccine to high risk groups like elderly, children younger than 5 years of age, pregnant women and persons with medical conditions.“Free vaccination will...

30-Dec-2018 Srinagar

Winter increases risk of high blood pressure, warns DAK

As Kashmir Valley is reeling under an intense cold wave with temperatures dipping below freezing point, Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Sunday warned that chill of winter increases the risk of high blood pressure, also known as hypertension.“Cold weather...

01-Oct-2018 Srinagar

First-ever Geriatric Medicine CME held at JLNM Hospital

Atal Dulloo, Principal Secretary to Government, Department of Health and Medical Education inaugurated Separate OPD and Registration Counter for Senior Citizens at JLNM Hospital, RainawariOn ‘International Day of Older Persons’ Department of Geriatric Medicine,...

21-Sep-2018 Rajouri

Several major surgeries conducted at DH Rajouri

Six major surgeries including three Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy for Gall Bladder stones were performed today here at District Hospital Rajouri.As per the OT schedule surgeries were conducted by a team of doctors headed by Dr. Mushtaq Choudhary laparoscopic...

05-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Project Health for All launched in Kashmir

Rehabilitation Alliance Kashmir under the aegis of Batamaloo TradersAssociation, an embodiment of compassion, care and concerntowards the suffering societyofKashmir in general and its traders fraternity in particular has enteredinto collaboration with Kashmir ClinicsBatamaloo,...

19-Jul-2018 Jammu

Free medical checkup camp for senior citizens held at Satwari

Indian Red Cross Society, Jammu, in collaboration with Department of Ophthalmology Government Medical College, Jammu and ENT Department, SMGS Hospital,  organized a free medical Eye and ENT checkup camp for senior citizens here at Satwari Chatha.A large...

26-Jun-2018 Srinagar

JKSACS observes int’l day on drug abuse

Director General Health Services Kashmir, Dr. Saleem-ur-Rehman today stressed for involving maximum youth to uproot drug menace in the state.The DG said this after inaugurating a daylong event to observe International Day against drug abuse and illicit trafficking,...

25-Jun-2018 Srinagar

2-day workshop on Measles Rubella begins in Srinagar

Directorate of Family Welfare, Maternal and Child Health and Immunization J&K (FW, MCH&I) today organized two-day workshop on Measles Rubella Campaign, a vaccination campaign against measles here.The workshop was jointly inaugurated by Director FW, MCH&I,...

21-May-2018 Srinagar

8 kg abdominal mass (cancer) removed from patient at Star hospitals

In a rare and complicated surgery, Dr Mir Sammiullah at Star Hospital has successfully extricated an abdominal tumour from a 70 year-old man from Pulwama.The tumour, weighing a whopping 8.4 kg, is the largest of its kind,” said Dr Samiullah head of gastrointestinal...

19-May-2018 Rajouri

Dr Kotwal reviews progress on Rajouri GMC project

The Principal Secretary to the government Health and Medical Education Department Dr Pawan Kotwal today reviewed the pace of progress on Govt Medical College campus and associated projects.Rs 139 Crore project comprising Rs 69 Cr Academic block, Rs 40 Cr...

10-May-2018 Ramban

DHS Ramban organizes mega RBSK screening camp

District Health Society (DHS) in collaboration with Education and ICDS organized a mega health and screening camp under Rashtriya Bal Sawasthya Karyakram (RBSK) at Doligam, here today.The camp was inaugurated by MLA Banihal, Vikar Rasool Wani   in the...

17-Mar-2018 Jammu

Violence Against Medicos: Pawan Kotwal inaugurates Panel Discussion

Principal Secretary to Government, Health and Medical Education Department J&K, Dr. Pawan Kotwal today said that government will take initiatives to ensure the security of doctors while delivering their professional duties.Kotwal said this while inaugurating...

11-Mar-2018 Ramban

Over 65000 children get IPPI round 2nd Vaccination in Ramban

Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Dr. Saif-Ud-Din Khan  kickstarted second phase of pulse polio programme at District Hospital , here today.Dy. CMO Iqbal Bhat, Doctors and other staff were present on the occasion. As many as 65000 children below five years...

11-Mar-2018 Baramulla

DHSK kick-starts ‘Skill for Life’ training for first responders

Directorate of Health Services Kashmir (DHSK) today kick-started ‘Skill for life’ a skill-based training program for the first responder here at Kashmir Skills and Simulation Centre, Regional Institute of Health & Family Welfare at Dhobiwan, Tangmarg.The initiative...

14-Feb-2018 Srinagar

SKIMS conducts first Pediatric Autologous Stem Cell transplant

The Department of Medical Oncology SKIMS, Srinagar on Wednesday conducted the first Pediatric Autologous Stem Cell transplant of a five-year-old  child suffering from Neuroblastoma.The spokesman said Dr Huma first female oncologist at SKIMS conducted...

31-Jul-2017 Doda

Health mela held at Doda

To raise awareness about population explosion in connection with World population fortnight, the Health Department today organized a Health Mela at Doda in which about 500 people participated. ADC, Mohammad Hanief Malik, was the chief guest on the occasion...

23-Jul-2017 Bandipora

102 health institutions functioning in Bandipora

Health is wealth. Nobody can challenge or compromise this commonly used Maxim. It is peerless. There is no alternative which can be used as health. A poor peasant with good health is happier than a rich person with poor health.The health sector is prime concern...

12-Jun-2017 Srinagar

Say no to junk foods, ‘Children facing more health problems’

While consumption of junk foods have overtaken our daily food habits, its side effects cannot be brushed aside.Doctors say that people are busy in their day to day lives and do not have time to focus on their diet plan.Everywhere-in courts, offices, schools,...

06-May-2017 Kishtwar

SPCB holds awareness campaign in hospitals

State Pollution Control Board(SPCB) today held   awareness campaign  to  educate hospital managements  about  various guidelines and rules governing Pollution Control and bio-medical  Waste Management.A team of SPCB headed by...

02-Apr-2017 Srinagar

Second phase of Pulse Polio immunization held across Kashmir

The second phase of Intensified Pulse Polio Immunization Programme was held across the valley today in which above 9.7 lakh children under the age of 5 years were administered anti-polio vaccine to protect them against the crippling disease.Over one million...

02-Apr-2017 Jammu

Health Secretary inaugurates PPIP at Govt Hospital Gandhi Nagar

Commissioner Secretary Health & Medical Education Department, Dr AK Bhandhari, today inaugurated 2nd round of Pulse Polio Immunization Programme (PPIP) at Government Hospital Gandhi Nagar here.Director Family Welfare, Immunization and MCH, Dr Sameer Matoo, Project...

11-Feb-2017 Srinagar

DHSK launches National Tobacco Control Programme

Directorate of Health Services, Kashmir (DHSK) today launched National Tobacco Control Programme (NTCP) in a workshop at Division of Epidemiology & Public Health (DEPH) building Barzulla wherein Divisional Health Administrators, Chief Medical Officers and Medical...

17-Jan-2017 Anantnag

Health Sector in Anantnag at a glance

District Anantnag has made great strides as well as providing healthcare facilities in concerned. It is only next to summer capital Srinagar in the Kashmir province for having better  healthcare network consisting of 18 Medical Institutions, one district...

07-Jan-2017 Jammu

Towards improving patient-care

In a novel step towards improving the patient care, and to ensure sanitation mechanism in government health institutions across the State, the Government has introduced a unique scheme of multi-colored bed sheets. Now onwards, there will be different colors...

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