Health and Wellness

About 20 million additional children need to be vaccinated to achieve complete global immunization coverage

New Delhi, 18 July 2018: As per recent data from UN bodies, the national average for full immunization is 62%, for diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccine (DTP3) coverage is 78.4%, and that for measles first dose 81.1%. Among the Indian states, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, and Uttar Pradesh (also called ‘BIMARU’) have been found to have the highest […]

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Improved governance and adherence to regulations a must for the success of Ayushman Bharat

New Delhi, 10 July 2018: In a recent development, the NITI Aayog has unveiled the blueprint of National Health Stack (NHS), a shared digital healthcare infrastructure. This is in line with the implementation of the Centre‚Äôs flagship scheme Ayushman Bharat and other public healthcare programmes in the country. Among the key components of NHS are […]

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The Economic Times mentions Padma Shri Awardee, Dr K K Aggarwal, President Heart Care Foundation of India(HCFI), in its publication Inspiring Cardiologists of India

New Delhi, 02 July 2018: In what can be called as a proud moment for the Indian medical fraternity, Padma Shri Awardee, Dr K K Aggarwal, the President of HCFI, has been accorded a mention by The Economic Times in a publication titled Inspiring Cardiologists of India. Apart from describing his multifarious achievements, the publication […]

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The Economic Times mentions Padma Shri Awardee, Dr K K Aggarwal, President Heart Care Foundation of India(HCFI), in its publication Inspiring Cardiologists of India

New Delhi, 02 July 2018: In what can be called as a proud moment for the Indian medical fraternity, Padma Shri Awardee, Dr K K Aggarwal, the President of HCFI, has been accorded a mention by The Economic Times in a publication titled Inspiring Cardiologists of India. Apart from describing his multifarious achievements, the publication […]