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Medical Diagnostic Laboratories or Pathological Laboratories now fall within the purview of the Clinical Establishments Act as adopted by the State of Haryana

March 22, 2019 Haryana, Healthcare, OPS 0

This is a quick update to let you know that all clinical establishments relating to diagnosis or treatment of diseases where pathological, bacteriological, genetic, radiological,...

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Medical Diagnostic Laboratories or Pathological Laboratories likely to come within the purview of the Clinical Establishments Act as adopted by the State of Haryana

March 4, 2019 Haryana, Healthcare, OPS 0

The Haryana Government, keeping in view to prescribe minimum standards of facilities and to prescribe for the Registration and Regulation of Clinical Establishment in the...

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Now, only Health Care Facilities (bedded) are required to maintain bio-medical waste register; display monthly records and annual report in it’s website

February 26, 2019 EHS, Healthcare, states 0

The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change has issued the Bio-Medical Waste Management (Amendment) Rules, 2019, effective 19th February 2019. The amendment now limits...

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Health Ministry reviews the preparedness on Seasonal Influenza (H1N1); dated 06-02-19

February 11, 2019 EHS, Healthcare, states 0

The Health Ministry reviews the preparedness on Seasonal Influenza (H1N1). Seasonal influenza is a respiratory viral infection with seasonal occurrences every year. In 2019 (till date 03.02.2019),...

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Himachal Pradesh Government rolls out Advisory indicating preventive measures to be taken against Swine Flu / Seasonal Influenza (H1N1) by health care providers

February 11, 2019 EHS, Healthcare, Himachal Pradesh 0

The Health and Family Welfare Department, Government of Himachal Pradesh brings out an Advisory dated 5th February, 2019 listing out the necessary surveillance and preventive measures...

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Health Care Facilities (HCFs) situated anywhere in Tamil Nadu can dispose bio-medical waste within 48 hours in a Common Bio-medical Waste Treatment Facility inside radius of 150 km

January 22, 2019 Healthcare, OPS, Tamil Nadu 0

In an Abstract dated 18th December, 2018, issued by the Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (“Board”), the Board has stated that Bio-medical Waste generated from the...

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AERB shuts down operation of some Medical Diagnostic X-Ray machines which are non-compliant with radio safety requirements at different districts in Kerala

January 10, 2019 Healthcare, Kerala, OPS, Pharmaceuticals 0

In a recent website update dated 8th January 2019, the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (“AERB”), has informed about the shut-down of operations of some of the...

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Clinical Establishments can now apply for Provisional Registration certificate under Kerala Clinical Establishments (Registration and Regulation) Act, 2018, starting 1st January, 2019

January 2, 2019 Healthcare, Kerala, OPS 2

The Government of Kerala, in a newsflash floating in a website has stated that, all Clinical Establishments under Modern Medicine (including Dental, Laboratories and Diagnostic and Imaging Centres)...

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National Centre for Disease Control releases Sample Collection and Transport Guidelines for laboratory diagnosis of Nipah Virus Infection

December 29, 2018 EHS, Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, states 0

The National Centre for Disease Control (“NCDC”) has, through an undated document released “Sample Collection and Transport Guidelines for laboratory diagnosis of Nipah Virus Infection”...

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Ministry of Commerce and Industry sets up National Medical Devices Promotion Council to facilitate and promote development of Medical Devices Industry

December 18, 2018 Healthcare, OPS, Pharmaceuticals, states 0

The Ministry of Commerce and Industry in a recent press release dated 14th December, 2018 announced the setting up of a National Medical Devices Promotion Council under the...

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