Stories By 'ARJUN POUDEL'
In a bid to keep medical doctors updated on their academic achievements and to enhance their skills, the Nepal Medical Council has introduced a new rule that requires all medical practitioners to take regular professional development training.
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The office of National Disabled Fund in Kathmandu is visited by 10 to 15 disabled persons daily who are in need of disability aids. Only few of them get the items of their need, such as prosthetic limbs, crutches and wheelchairs.
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A Nepal Medical Council proposal to bar those individuals from practising medicine who have failed the council’s licensing test for 10 times has remained unaddressed.
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A major concern among healthcare providers in Kathmandu is hospital-acquired infections. Patients with already weakened immunity always face the risk of picking up infections
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Health assistants across the country are worried that a new government provision might put them under the supervision of less qualified officials.
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At least 25 doctors serving in different government hospitals in Kathmandu Valley were arrested while staging a protest in front of the Ministry of Health and Population on Sunday.
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