Tag: PMCH

BHSA splits, contract docs divided on strike call

BHSA splits, contract docs divided on strike call

| June 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

PATNA: The split in Bihar Health Services Association, a body that is supposed to represent over 2,000 government doctors, was formalized on Sunday with a group electing its own office-bearers in addition to the existing ones who were selected in April this year. The other group elected Patna’s Infectious Diseases Hospital superintendent Dr Akhilesh Kumar […]

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4 Killed, 5 Injured in Truck-SUV Collision in Bihar

4 Killed, 5 Injured in Truck-SUV Collision in Bihar

| June 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

MOTIHARI:  Four people were killed and five others seriously injured when an SUV collided head-on with a truck in East Champaran district of Bihar today, police said. “Nine persons were travelling in the SUV from Machharhatta area of Patna to attend a marriage function at Kuria village in Bagaha in West Champaran district. Suddenly a […]

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Sufiyan Qaisar is the second topper of Bihar’s Combined Entrance Test 2015

Sufiyan Qaisar is the second topper of Bihar’s Combined Entrance Test 2015

| June 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Despite miserable financial conditions the firm will and hard work yielded success to Sufiyan Qaisar. He got the second rank in Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination, the result of which was declared on 5th June. Sufiyan Qaisar hails from a poor lower middle class family of Bihar Sharif in Nalanda district of Bihar. His father […]

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CM promises 24×7 autopsy facility in Patna Medical College Hospital

CM promises 24×7 autopsy facility in Patna Medical College Hospital

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi said in the state legislative council on Tuesday the government is planning to provide 24×7 autopsy facility in the Patna Medical College Hospital (PMCH).Intervening during state health minister’s reply, Manjhi said that he would consult experts before finalizing the plan. The CM admitted people have to suffer because autopsy […]

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Woman, male associate of Jehanabad case abscond from PMCH

Woman, male associate of Jehanabad case abscond from PMCH

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: The woman and her male associate arrested and admitted in Patna Medical College and Hospital in connection with the brutal murder of two kidnapped youth today escaped from PMCH, police and hospital officials said. “When the doctor in the Surgery ward went to see the two ailing kidnap-murder accused in the ward this morning […]

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Bihar spends 105% of annual plan

Bihar spends 105% of annual plan

| July 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: The state government on Friday said no money was surrendered in 2013-14 and the state spent 105.20% of the revised annual expenditure.In a written reply to a starred question of Achyutananad, BJP, in the assembly, the government said the annual plan size of Bihar last year was Rs 34,000 crore. The government got Rs […]

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Food for thought in hospital

Food for thought in hospital

| July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

The House did not get the right taste of Patna Medical College and Hospital food on Friday. Its meals are insipid and inadequate. Half the patients do not get the diet — breakfast, lunch and dinner — they are entitled to in lieu of Rs 50. Those do, the quantity is inadequate. The least said […]

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‘NMCH bought drugs, caused Rs 1 crore loss to exchequer’

‘NMCH bought drugs, caused Rs 1 crore loss to exchequer’

| July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Even as the vigilance probe continues into the irregularities made in purchase of drugs at PMCH, a fresh scandal of equipment and drug purchase at Nalanda Medical College & Hospital (NMCH) at prices higher than the rates quoted by lowest bidders has come to light. The state exchequer suffered a loss of Rs 1.01 […]

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Now, Bihar IMA favours private practice ban

Now, Bihar IMA favours private practice ban

| July 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: With a new team of Bihar IMA taking charge, the stand of the medical body over ban on private practice of doctors has changed. Now, it says private practice is the root cause of all ills in the medical profession.President-elect for 2015-16, Dr Sachidanand Kumar, who is working as a researcher in PMCH, said […]

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Wi-Fi checks in, partially

Wi-Fi checks in, partially

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

The first phase of the ambitious 20-km stretch of the Wi-Fi zone in the city has started functioning, partially. People with Internet-enabled devices, including laptops, cellphones and tablet PCs, can now connect to the city Wi-Fi network at select locations on a stretch of around 10km between National Institute of Technology, Patna, on Ashok Rajpath […]

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