INDIAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION
IMA points out 'loopholes' in Ayushman Bharat Scheme
IMA President Santanu Sen said that the eligibility criteria should be based on the "income of the beneficiaries."
SC asks Centre to respond to plea seeking court direction on increasing attacks on doctors
The bench issued notices to the Centre and the Min...
IMA writes to PM Modi, seeks ordinance to check violence against health professionals
The letter comes in the backdrop of protests by the med...
Assam doctors abstain from work to protest colleague's killing
Seventy three-year-old Dr Deben Dutta had succumbed to his injuries after being assaulted by relatives of a tea garden worker.
IMA Assam state branch calls for strike as a protest against killing of a doctor
As a protest against killing of a doctor, Indian Medical Association (IMA) Assam state branch has called for withdrawal of medical services on September 3.
Indian Medical Association declares nationwide strike on June 17
The junior doctors' strike in West Bengal, on since Tuesday, has hit services in the state's government-run hospitals.
Doctors' protest against National Medical Commission Bill continues
They also threatened to continue their strike for an indefinite period if their concerns regarding the bill were not addressed.
Resident doctors in Delhi boycott work; hold marches, raise slogans against NMC bill
Scores of doctors boycotted work, held marches and raised slogans against the bill, alleging it was "anti-poor, anti-student and undemocratic".
Health Ministry bill proposes scrapping NEET-PG; MBBS final exam enough for admission to MD/MS programmes
The amendment has been incorporated in the revised draft National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill which would be sent to the Cabinet soon, official sources said.
Centre sets up committee on central legislation against violence on doctors
IMA had also urged for the enactment of a protection law for the doctors and amendment in the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC).
Tatas battle misinformation campaign against salt brand
Regulatory bodies and associations like FSSAI and Indian Medical Association have also categorically debunked this, the company said.
View: Here's a treatment for mob violence against doctors in India
If a solution to the mob violence against doctors and their properties is not found then medical profession will be considered "dangerous".
Panels to review Ayushman Bharat price caps
The 24 specialist committees, with 13-14 from each speciality, have doctors from AIIMS, PGIs in Chandigarh and Lucknow and major private hospitals.
Will revisit the issue of framing central law to protect Doctors: Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan
Vardhan said he has already written to all states requesting chief ministers to consider enacting specific legislation for protecting doctors and medical professionals from any form of violence.
Mamata Banerjee meets protesting doctors, assures new security measure
The invite, sent by the state health department, said a recorded version of the discussions and resolutions taken at the meeting will later be provided to them.
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