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Government to create separate directorate under health department to handle health insurance schemes for farmers, labourers and poor people


Bhubaneswar, 30/10 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty ) : “State Government has decided to create separate directorate under the Health Department to handle the health insurance schemes for farmers, labourers and poor people”, said Chief Minister Mr. Naveen Patnaik while addressing the valedictory session of two- day Chief District Medical Officers’ (CDMOs) Conference and Sensitization Workshop at Hotel New ... Read More »

Government striving to bring about remarkable changes in delivery of health care services: Health Minister

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Bhubaneswar, 29/10 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty ) : “Odisha Government is striving to bring about remarkable changes in delivery of health care services. Various programmes have been introduced to increase the standard of health of the people, and the Chief District Medical Officers (CDMOs) have the responsibility to ensure adequate access of the general people to the healthcare ... Read More »

Free health check-up camp for AAI employees on October 25

Bhubaneswar , 24/10 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty )  :   Airports Authority of India (AAI) is always a front runner in taking up the social and welfare measures for its benefit the employees. To continue with this spirit, Biju Patnaik International Airport in association with Amri Hospitals is organising a free health check-up camp at the Recreation Club, AAI ... Read More »

Hand washing with soap is key cost effective, life-saving intervention

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Bhubaneswar, 21/10 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty ) :  Children suffer disproportionately from diarrhea diseases with more than 3.5 million children under five dying every year from diarrhea and pneumonia-related diseases. The simple act of washing hands with soap can reduce the incidence of diarrhea rates among children under five by almost 50 per cent, and respiratory infections by nearly 25 percent. Hand washing ... Read More »



Bhubaneswar , 20/10 ( Odisha Samachar ) -ISR India organized a large scale Blood donation camp on 19th October 2014 from 9.00 AM to 1.30 PM in-front of INOX, Bhawani Mall, Saheed Nagar, Bhubaneswar.     units of Blood collected at the camp. This program has been conducted by getting associate with Bharat Vikash Parishad as Supporting Partner. Since last few months ... Read More »

XUB conducts Maiden Version of X-ATHON

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Bhubaneswar , 19/10 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty )  : For the first time in Bhubaneswar, XUB organised ‘X-athon’, an initiative aiming to inspire individuals to work towards a healthier self and contribute to a healthier society. Many people joined this initiative to express their support towards this noble cause. Every step that has been taken in this initiative ... Read More »


Anti Dengue

Bhubaneswar, 18/10 ( Odisha Samachar ) : In an effort to check escalating cases of dengue during the rains, DAV Public School, Pokhariput has undertaken a major ‘Anti-Dengue Campaign’, at Kargil ghetto here on Friday The Redcross wing of the school  conducted a mass campaign in the Kargil slum dwellings to create awareness among the public on anti-dengue measures and ... Read More »

NHRC Sought report from Union Health Secretary on the Pentavalent Vaccine

Bhubaneswar, 13/10 ( Odisha Samachar / IMC ) : The National Human Rights Commission has sought a report from Union Health Ministry over ‘controversial’ Pentavalent Vaccine. The apex rights body has directed the Secretary of Health Ministry and Department of Health research to reply in the matter within four weeks.   The directives of the commission has came in response ... Read More »

Telemedicine Network has tremendous potential to ensure quality healthcare service: Chief Secretary


Bhubaneswar , 9 / 10 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty ) : “Preventive measures are more effective than curative measures. Telemedicine Network has tremendous potential to ensure quality healthcare service in the state”, emphasized Chief Secretary Gokul Chandra Pati. Attending an award ceremony, jointly organised by MSME Department, Odisha Trust of Technical Education & Training (OTTET) & Biocon Foundation, ... Read More »

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