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JPMC Seek Help in Eliminating Stray Dogs
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JPMC Seek Help in Eliminating Stray Dogs

KARACHI– The Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) has sought Deputy Commissioner (DC) South’s help, in order to eliminate the stray dogs and cats from within the premises of their health facility. Executive Director, JPMC, Dr. Seemin Jamali, addressed DC South in an official letter, stating their problem of stray animal infestation, and that they have…

Allegedly Heatstroke kills 1 in Karachi
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Allegedly Heatstroke kills 1 in Karachi

KARACHI– In light of Karachi’s current heatwave, a man reportedly lost his life due to heatstroke in Khamiso Goth, area of New Karachi. While several others were brought in hospitals suffering from heat exhaustion and associated complications. Edhi Rescue Services, confirmed the death of 26-year old resident of Khamiso, Qurban Ali s/o Akhter Ali due to heatstroke….

SMBB Trauma Centre’s Support Staff Staged a Protest Demonstration
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SMBB Trauma Centre’s Support Staff Staged a Protest Demonstration

To Attain Post Regularization and Timely Salaries KARACHI–  Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Accident, Emergency and Trauma Centre’s staff staged a protest demonstration outside Karachi Press Club (KPC), in order to appeal for the regularization of their posts and release of salaries. The Provincial Nursing Association’s (PNA) representatives also participated in the sit-in, to show their support. The…

Prescriptions are Sold
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Prescriptions are Sold

JPMC Management Fails to Break Doctors and Medical Representatives Nexus KARACHI–  Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre’s (JPMC) management failed to break the unnecessary link between doctors and representatives of pharmaceutical companies, resulting in compromising patients during hospital’s rush hours. The medical sales representatives and medical practitioners failed to abide by the directives issued to them, by…

First Heatstroke Patient in Karachi
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First Heatstroke Patient in Karachi

KARACHI– A patient was brought into Cardiac Emergency Centre Landhi, suffering from Heatstroke. This 50 year old man Nazeer Ahmed, resident of Landhi No.3, was announced stable after providing him with initial treatment, and was cleared for discharge; Senior Director, Medical & Health Services, KMC informed. Dr. Birbal, Senior Director KMC, further stated that, so…

PMA Condemns Target Killing of Doctor
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PMA Condemns Target Killing of Doctor

KARACHI–  Pakistan Medical Association (PMA) strongly condemned the target killing of Dr. Naushad Khalid, in the city of Rawalpindi, while he was at his clinic. Secretary General, Pakistan Medical Association (Centre), Dr. SM Qaisar Sajjad stated that, this is extremely unfortunate that after so many previous incidents, our government still has failed to provide security…

State-of-the Art Cancer Care Soon at JPMC
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State-of-the Art Cancer Care Soon at JPMC

KARACHI–  Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) has decided to construct a twelve-storey, Jinnah Institute for Cancer Diseases; in order to provide optimum care and treatment facilities to patients suffering from cancer. This project is said to be completed by the end of 2020. An administrative official at JPMC mentioned that, this Institute for Cancer Diseases…

Surgeries Postponed at SMBB Trauma Centre
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Surgeries Postponed at SMBB Trauma Centre

KARACHI–  Score of routine and emergency operations recently got postponed at Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Accident, Emergency and Trauma Centre,  as the employees observed complete strike for their post regularizations. The emergency department of SMBB also remained suspended, owing to the protest demonstration of contract nurses, paramedical staff, ward boys, computer operators other support staff…

Dengue Menace Continues…..
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Dengue Menace Continues…..

59 New Cases Surface in Karachi KARACHI– As many as 59 dengue fever cases were reported across the city of Karachi within a week, taking the reported cases toll to 402 in the city, since 1st January 2018. According to the weekly report issued by Prevention and Control Program for Dengue in Sindh, as many…

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