shortage of nurses

Efforts made to strengthen medical education: Health Minister

May 14th, 2012 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) In order to overcome the human resource shortage in the health sector, the government has increased the number of medical seats at the post-graduate level ... Read more...

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West Bengal to train 50,000 women to meet shortage of nurses

August 24th, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 24 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Wednesday said the state health ministry will train fifty thousand women to meet the shortage of nurses in the ... Read more...

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Indian doctors to offer free medical services in Zambia

April 9th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Lusaka (Zambia), April 9 (IANS) About 20 doctors from India would visit Zambia later in April to conduct free medical services as part of a programme aimed at helping the ... Read more...

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UAE seeks to improve nursing care

November 7th, 2010 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 7 (IANS/WAM) The UAE has launched a study to improve nursing care in the hospitals, it was announced Sunday.The study will be conducted by the UAE Nursing and ... Read more...

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Nursing is top priority profession now, says Azad

May 12th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Calling nursing profession a top priority, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad Wednesday said the government will soon be opening 169 new nursing schools in the country. This, ... Read more...

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Centre to set up 137 new nursing institutes

March 4th, 2010 - 11:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 4(ANI): The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs on Thursday approved establishment of 137 General Nursing and Midwifery (GNM) Schools under the Scheme of Upgradation / Strengthening of Nursing Services.The ... Read more...

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Obama for reducing dependence on foreign nurses

March 6th, 2009 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 6 (IANS) President Barack Obama has proposed an increase in the nursing education budget in a bid to end America's dependence on foreign nurses, a large majority of ... Read more...

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