AMRIT will reduce the burden of out-of-pocket expenses on patients; lakhs of people will be benefitted: J P Nadda
NI Wire, Thu, 18 Aug 2016
With the aim to reduce the expenditure incurred by common patients on treatment of cancer and heart diseases, the Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare, Shri J P Nadda inaugurated three Affordable Medicines and Reliable Implants for Treatment
Health Minister launches MAA programme to promote breastfeeding
NI Wire, Sat, 6 Aug 2016
Breastfeeding is the most natural and cost effective intervention and should be promoted at all levels. This is an enormous resource that every child has access to. It is our job and our privilege to promote the world's most effective investment for human development.
WHO and Ministry of Health expand cholera response to minimize future risk
NI Wire, Wed, 27 Jul 2016
In a move to prevent a cholera outbreak from spreading, the Ministry of Health of South Sudan with support from the World Health Organization (WHO) and health partners are ramping up disease surveillance and treatment efforts.
International workshop on Health Technology Assessment (HTA) inaugurated
NI Wire, Mon, 25 Jul 2016
Shri Faggan Singh Kulaste and Smt Anupriya Patel, Ministers of State for Health and Family Welfare inaugurated the international workshop on 'Health Technology Assessment (HTA)', here today.
Proud moment for India to have achieved these two momentous public health milestones: J P Nadda
NI Wire, Fri, 15 Jul 2016
"Proud moment for India to have achieved these two momentous public health milestones". This was stated by Shri J P Nadda, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare as he received the official citation from WHO and UNICEF