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Free bone marrow transplants resume at Chennai's Rajiv Gandhi Hospital after nearly a year

Dean Dr E Theranirajan said a bone marrow transplant is an expensive procedure and would cost several lakhs in private facilities but at RGGGH, it was being done for free

published on : 3rd March 2021

Hyderabad's Gandhi hospital staffers set unique benchmark in patient care amid COVID distress

The hospital performed over 950 deliveries for coronavirus-affected women. According to the Gynecology Department HOD Dr G Mahalakshmi, 612 of the deliveries were cesarean and 338 were normal.

published on : 3rd March 2021

Hyderabad's Gandhi hospital felicitates nearly 70 people for exemplary work during COVID crisis

To share the achievements, struggles of the 3,000 plus staff, the nodal hospital Covid-19 treatment held a special felicitation ceremony to commemorate completion of one year of fighting the pandemic.

published on : 3rd March 2021

Planning to visit Gandhi Hospital? Be patient

The findings highlighted various other issues that people face at the facility, on which they expect action from the authorities. 

published on : 15th February 2021

At 19, farmer's son is youngest to get vaccinated among Rajiv Gandhi hospital staff

Shiv Kumar, , son of a farmer, who delivered yeoman service during the pandemic last year, was beaming with pride and exhibited humility after getting a jab of Covishield on his arm.

published on : 18th January 2021

Hyderabad's Gandhi hospital workers hope COVID vaccine ends stigma

Kistamma S, 42, a sanitation worker at Gandhi Hospital, etched her name into history by becoming the first individual in Telangana to get vaccinated against Covid-19.

published on : 17th January 2021

Covaxin preferred over Covishield by vaccine recipients at Chennai's Rajiv Gandhi Hospital

Dr Manoj Murhekar, Director, National Institute of Epidemiology, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), was one of the beneficiaries to receive the indigenously developed Covaxin

published on : 16th January 2021

Meet S Kistamma: Gandhi Hospital's sanitation worker who received first COVID-19 vaccine shot in Telangana

When Gandhi Hospital served as an exclusive COVID-19 treatment government hospital for many months last year and Kistamma served during the entire period. 

published on : 16th January 2021

47-year-old highways employee beats COVID-19 after 82 days at Chennai’s Rajiv Gandhi Hospital

The Dean of the hospital, Dr E Theranirajan, said the patient had 80 percent lung involvement when he was admitted in September

published on : 21st December 2020

Hyderabad's Gandhi Hospital will now treat only critical COVID cases: Director of Medical Education

This is an important shift in the strategy ahead of the second wave of COVID-19 that the TS Health Department is anticipating in January 2021.

published on : 18th November 2020

Gandhi Hospital to reopen for non-COVID services post Diwali, junior docs continue strike

Junior doctors said while they welcome the instructions issued, they wanted the specific order that the hospital will only have to admit 200 ICU super speciality cases and not more

published on : 12th November 2020

Junior doctors of Hyderabad's Gandhi Hospital go on strike, demand resumption of non-COVID services

One of the major contentions of the students is that lakhs of patients would be benefitted if the hospital resumes non-COVID services, and that it would be a blessing for PG students.

published on : 12th November 2020

Telangana minister convinces junior doctors in Hyderabad's Gandhi Hospital to call off strike

The doctors had initially planned to go on an indefinite strike from November 1 to coerce the government to reopen non-COVID services in the hospital, which is one of the major tertiary care hospital.

published on : 3rd November 2020

Gandhi Hospital junior doctors to strike from today

Junior doctors of Gandhi Hospital have decided to go on an indefinite strike from November 1 to coerce the government to start non Covid-19 services as well at the hospital. 

published on : 1st November 2020

Handover Hindu Rao and Kasturba Gandhi hospitals to Delhi govt: AAP tells BJP-ruled NDMC

No immediate reaction was available from the Delhi unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party over the remarks made by the AAP, which is in power in Delhi.

published on : 13th October 2020
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