Another staffer at AIIMS Delhi dies of Covid-19

New Delhi: After a mess worker at the All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) here, another staff member died from coronavirus on Monday. The deceased, Hiralal was working as senior sanitation supervisor and was posted at Rajkumari Amrit Kaur OPD in the AIIMS. A source from the hospital said that he was very alert […]

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Manmohan Singh discharged from AIIMS

New Delhi:¬†Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has been discharged from Delhi’s All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on Tuesday, a source said. Singh was brought to the AIIMS on Sunday at 8.45 p.m. According to the AIIMS sources, Singh was admitted for observation, investigation after he developed a febrile reaction to the new medication […]

BEL, AIIMS develop system for remote health monitoring to combat Coronavirus

Bengaluru: State-run Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) and the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) at Uttarkhand’s Rishikesh have co-developed a remote monitoring system to combat coronavirus, an official said on Friday. “The system remotely assesses the health of Covid suspect or patient quarantined in hospitals or at home and protects healthcare staff’s exposure,” said […]

Odisha reports first COVID-19 death

Bhubaneswar: Odisha has reported its first COVID-19 death after a 72-year-old man died at AIIMS, Bhubaneswar, said the Health department on Tuesday. The person, who belongs to the Jharpada area of Bhubaneswar, died on Monday. He was admitted to AIIMS here on April 4 with respiratory distress. He had a history of chronic hypertension. “One […]

AIIMS asks healthcare workers to reuse N95 masks

New Delhi: The All India Institute of Medical Sciences Delhi, on Tuesday issued a circular on N95 masks, asking the healthcare workers to re-use them after disinfecting the masks. The circular said, “It is imperative that in accordance with the evidence based on scientific literature, these 95 masks are to be disinfected by individual users, […]

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AIIMS Resident Doctors’ Association urges PM to protect healthcare workers

New Delhi: The Resident Doctors’ Association of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Delhi, here on Monday, wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, expressing concern over targeting of doctors and other healthcare professionals for raising genuine issues related to Covid-19. “Over the last few days, our frontline healthcare workers — doctors, nurses and […]