Delhi govt to open 100 more mohalla clinics across city

The Delhi government will open 100 more mohalla clinics across the national capital to provide “world-class” primary healthcare services to all residents, an official statement said on Monday. Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia took stock of the mohalla clinic project and said the government is working to completely digitise the clinics and doctors will be … Read more

CBI probe against Delhi minister Satyendar Jain comes to naught after 4 years; case closed

Following a four-year-long investigation, the CBI has closed a case against Delhi PWD Minister Satyendar Jain and others related to alleged corruption in the hiring of a creative team for the department, officials said on Thursday. The agency has recently filed its closure report before a special court after failing to gather enough evidence to … Read more

Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann to visit Delhi to study AAP initiatives

After studying the free electricity model in Delhi, the newly-elected Aam Aadmi Party government in Punjab will now examine the national capital’s initiatives in education and healthcare sectors to introduce similar reforms in the border state. Punjab chief minister Bhagwant Mann will be on a two-day visit to Delhi with health minister Vijay Singla and … Read more

MPD 2041: Suggestions to include mohalla clinics, more maternity hospitals in old Delhi

A typical mohalla clinic has a doctor and a midwife-cum-nurse. It provides an array of diagnostic services and essential medicines free of cost to patients. Authorities working on Master Plan of Delhi 2041 have received various suggestions from public on boosting healthcare services in the city, which include incorporating the mohalla clinic model in the … Read more

Positivity rate below 4% for 5 days would mean Delhi has been successful in combating COVID: Satyendar Jain

If the COVID-19 positivity rate in the national capital stays below 4 per cent for five consecutive days, it would mean Delhi has been successful in combating the pandemic, Health Minister Satyendar Jain said on Friday. Interacting with reporters, he also said there is “enough resources for the application as well as storage of vaccine” … Read more

Now, book appointments at Delhi govt hospital via app – ET HealthWorld

New Delhi: Chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday launched a mobile app and an online OPD registration system at Shri Dada Dev Matri Avum Shishu Chikitsalaya, a 106-bedded hospital in South-West district. The app is expected to make life easy for patients, especially pregnant women seeking medical care in the time of the Covid pandemic. … Read more