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India unveils budget in wake of COVID slump, proposes doubling healthcare spending

India unveils budget in wake of COVID slump, proposes doubling healthcare spending

Unveiling an annual budget on Monday aimed at reviving an economy that plunged into deepest recorded slump amid the coronavirus pandemic, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman proposed doubling healthcare spending ...

3300 healthcare professionals registered for fully immersive virtual Qatar Health 2021

3300 healthcare professionals registered for fully immersive virtual Qatar Health 2021

More than 3300 healthcare professionals have registered for Qatar Health 2021, which will be held virtually for the first time 20 to 23 January, 2021.

WCM-Q conference highlights crucial role of communication in healthcare

WCM-Q conference highlights crucial role of communication in healthcare

The impact of effective communication strategies on healthcare outcomes was explored by delegates from across the MENA region, Europe and the US at a virtual conference hosted by Weil Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q).

Campaign recognising work of healthcare heroes during Covid-19

Campaign recognising work of healthcare heroes during Covid-19

‘Letters for Good’ is a campaign initiated by Riya Mahajan, a young student in Qatar, to say thanks to the healthcare workers during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Philippines' Duterte ends overseas travel ban on healthcare workers, minister says

Philippines' Duterte ends overseas travel ban on healthcare workers, minister says

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has approved ending a ban on deploying the nation's healthcare workers, his labour minister said on Saturday, clearing the way for thousands of nurses to take up jobs overseas.

Qatar’s leadership in field of precision medicine lauded

Qatar’s leadership in field of precision medicine lauded

Qatar is in a position to translate the efforts in precision medicine for the last five years into clinical implementation, noted experts at a panel discussion on *Precision Medicine – One size doesn’t fit all, on the first day of WISH 2020.

HMC, PHCC to run series of educational webinars

HMC, PHCC to run series of educational webinars

As part of the activities taking place across Qatar during Doha Healthcare Week, which will be held from November 8 to 14, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) and Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) will present a series of free informative webinars for the public on important health issues.

New WISH report highlights lessons for managing health risks during FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022

New WISH report highlights lessons for managing health risks during FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022

With two years to go before the 2022 FIFA World Cup kicks off in Qatar, a WISH 2020 research report will highlight the multitude of public health and healthcare challenges that such mass gatherings present, and the opportunities to design a lasting health legacy.

Siemens unit to buy Varian in year’s biggest healthcare deal

Siemens unit to buy Varian in year’s biggest healthcare deal

Siemens Healthineers agreed to buy Varian Medical Systems for about $16.4bn in cash in the biggest medical acquisition of the year.

QRCS provides healthcare for 45,000 beneficiaries in Afghanistan

QRCS provides healthcare for 45,000 beneficiaries in Afghanistan

The representation mission of Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) in Afghanistan is working on a project to establish and operate a primary healthcare centre in District 3 of Kandahar Province.

Number of Covid-19 recoveries reflect healthcare system's strength, Al-Raya says

Number of Covid-19 recoveries reflect healthcare system's strength, Al-Raya says

Al-Raya newspaper emphasized in its Thursday editorial the strength of the healthcare system in the State of Qatar, which has the appropriate medical and aptitude personnel to efficiently deal ...

Recovered Covid-19 patients laud Qatar's healthcare facilities

Recovered Covid-19 patients laud Qatar's healthcare facilities

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has highlighted the experiences of some of the people who have recovered from Covid-19.