Tag: IGMC

Pain and Palliative Care unit established at IGMC

Shimla: Health and Family Welfare Minister Vipin Singh Parmar informed that Pain and Palliative Care unit has been...

Drinking water reservoirs to be cleaned twice a year

Shimla: Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur today launched the drinking water reservoirs cleaning campaign here from Sanjauli to be carried out through the state...

Govt introducing Medical University Bill in ensuing Vidhan Sabha

Giving rest to all speculation, the State Government has decided to introduce the Medical University Bill in upcoming Vidhan Sabha session commencing from tomorrow....

Empty Nest Syndrome plagues elderly in Shimla

Shimla: Indira Gandhi Medical College (IGMC) doctors study shows that one­tenth of elderly residing in district Shimla are suffering from depression. A study titled...

Bill to be introduced for opening Medical University: Chief Minister

Shimla: Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh said that a Bill would be introduced in next Vidhan Sabha session regarding opening of Medical University in Himachal....

NGO accuses govt hospital for destroying blood, dept denies allegations

Shimla: A city based NGO has claimed that thirty-one units of blood at the blood bank unit of Deen Dayal Upadhyay hospital was destroyed...

IGMC Celebrates Golden Jubilee Year Convocation: President presents Gold medals to...

Shimla: Indira Gandhi Medical College (IGMC) celebrated its Golden Jubilee Year Convocation at Hotel Peterhoff today. The President of India Pranab Mukherjee presided over...

HRTC bus skidded off the road, 11 killed

Shimla: In a tragic accident eleven people killed when a Himachal Road Transport Corporation (HRTC) bus with 29 passengers skidded off the road and...

Tele medicine initiative saves precious life in tribal area

Shimla: Geographical barriers, limited health care facilities didn’t hinder in saving a precious life in the tribal district of Lahaul & Spiti when a...

Telestroke project gets best Innovation in e-Health Award

Chandigarh: The Telestroke project of Himachal Pradesh was awarded as best e-health initiative in National Conference on Innovations in Governance at the elets PUNJAB...

Health services get new dimensions in Himachal Pradesh

With a view to provide state-of-art health care facilities to the people, the State government has been consistently endeavouring to strengthen the infrastructural facilities...

Himachal to provide free medicines at Govt. health institutions

Shimla: The Himachal Pradesh government has decided to provide certain medicines prescribed by doctors at government hospitals free of cost. The state government, in a...