PM Modi Hails Nurses For Their "Vital Role" In Healthy World: International Nurses Day
On the occasion of International Nurses Day, May 12, PM Narendra Modi commended nurses' "dedication and compassion" and emphasized their "vital role" in keeping the world healthy. Every year on May 12, International Nurses Day is observed to honor the contributions of nurses all around the world. It also commemorates the birth anniversary of Florence Nightingale, an English social reformer and the founder of modern nursing.
Tags: Narendra Modi, Prime Minister, international nurses day, Nurse, florence nightingale
Nurse Shot Dead On Duty By Ward Boy Over Love Affair: Madhya Pradesh
A 23-year-old nurse posted at the district hospital was allegedly shot dead by a ward boy, in Madhya Pradesh. The accused, Ritesh Shakya (28) worked in the same hospital and had a one-sided crush on the nurse who was recently engaged and was going to get married. The jilted lover shot her with a pistol and she died on the spot. Notably, Ritesh has surrendered to the police.
Tags: Crime, Madhya Pradesh, Nurse, ward boy, gun shot
Courtesy: News 18
Viagra Helps To Bring Back Patient From Comma After 45 Days
In a bizarre incident, doctors in the United Kingdom's Lincon County Hospital managed to pull a patient, Monica Almeida, out of the coma with the help of Viagra after 45 days. The 37-year-old patient went into a coma due to coronavirus on November 16. ''It was definitely the Viagra that saved me,'' said Almeida. Reportedly, Viagra helps to expand our blood vessels and also relaxes the lungs.
Tags: Nurse, coma, Covid-19, Viagra, UK
Courtesy: Lokmat Times
Gujarat's Bhanumati Gheewal Wins Florence Nightingale Award
Bhanumati Gheewal, who works as a nurse at Sir Sayajirao General Hospital in Gujarat's Vadodara, has been awarded Florence Nightingale Award. Reportedly, Gheewal did exemplary work and received the ''award for COVID-19 Gynaec duties including the delivery of newborns and working during 2019 floods that had inundated the hospital." Last year, the award was given to Dr. Shailla Cannie, Principal of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Nursing College.
Tags: Florence Nightingale Award, Nurse, Vadodara, Sir Sayajirao General Hospital, Gynaec
Courtesy: Live Mint
Former Nurse In US Pleads Guilty Of Raping Mentally Disabled Woman
In a US court, a former nurse, accused of raping an intellectually disabled woman in 2018 in an Arizona health care facility, pleaded guilty on September 2. Reportedly, the accused nurse Nathan Sutherland was arrested following the woman who gave birth to a baby in January 2019 and authorities confirmed his DNA with the baby. The sentence of Sutherland is scheduled to be completed on November 4.
Tags: rape, Accused, Nurse, Death Sentence, Phoenix
Courtesy: CNN News
Nurse Injects Empty Syringe During Vaccination Drive In Bihar
An empty syringe of COVID-19 vaccine was injected to a man in Bihar’s Chhapra. The incident filmed by victim’s friend went viral all over social media. However, he taped it to capture his friend's reactions while getting vaccinated. Later, the victim informed of headache after being injected. Reportedly, the nurse was removed from duty after officials were informed.
Tags: Bihar, Nurse, Covid-19 Vaccination centre, empty syringe, headaches, Video
Medical Negligence: Rat Nibbles 19-Day-Old Baby's Feet In Indore
A 19-day-old baby’s toe was nibbled by rats in a hospital at Indore district of Madhya Pradesh on May 18. The carelessness was reported when the mother went to feed her baby and saw the toe bleeding. Taking an action, the hospital superintendent suspended a nurse citing medical negligence and dismissed two sanitation workers. Meanwhile, the baby is safe now and a three-membered committee is probing the incident.
Tags: Medical Negligence, Infant, Nurse, Sanitation
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
Telangana Rolls Notification To Recruit 50,000 Temporary Medical Staff
Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao has directed the officials to temporarily recruit around 50,000 MBBS graduates to tackle the COVID-19 situation in the state. Telangana CMO tweeted that this step would lessen the burden on the Health Department. The government released a notification that includes the recruitment of nurses, lab technicians with remuneration details in it. Applicants can apply online on or before May 22.
Tags: Covid-19, Medical, mbbs doctors, Nurse, Lab Technician, telangana government, K Chandrashekhar Rao
Courtesy: Brifly Exclusive