DHSK, JKAP organise free medical camp at Parihaspora

SRINAGAR: J&K Armed Police in collaboration with Directorate of Health Services, Kashmir on Saturday organised Mega Health Camp at 20th Battalion Parihaspora, Pattan to provide basic as well as specialist health care services along with laboratory investigation and free drugs to the general public of area. The services included General Medicine, Cardiology, Gynecology, ENT, Psychiatry, […]

DHSK starts ‘Skill for Life’ training for first responders

DHSK starts ‘Skill for Life’ training for first responders

Rayees Magray Tangmarg: Aimed at imparting lifesaving skills in case of emergencies to save more lives, Directorate of health services Kashmir (DHSK) has started a first responder (FR) Training under the initiative ‘Skill for life, Save a life’ for masses on Sunday at Kashmir Skills & Simulation Centre (KSSC), Regional Institute of Health & Family […]

DHSK to launch First Responder Course

SRINAGAR: Directorate of Health Services Kashmir (DHSK) is starting a First Responder Course (FRC) under the initiative ‘Skill for Life, Save a life’ launched by Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MoHFW) in collaboration with All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Faculty. First Responder Course has been introduced by the Health Ministry to empower […]

DHSK to operationalize 18 new health centres soon

SRINAGAR: Minister of State for Health & Medical Education, Asiea Naqaash Sundaydirected Directorate of Health Services Kashmir to work out modalities for operationalizing newly-built 18 health centres so that people of far-flung areas avail better medicare facilities. The Minister was speaking at a meeting she convened to take stock of functioning of DHSK. Director DHSK […]

DHSK organises seminar on role of media in health awareness

BARAMULLA: District Hospital Baramulla organized a day-long seminar to highlight the role of media in public health awareness and to create an understanding among people about the availability of health services. The seminar titled ‘Role of Media in public health awareness’ was held at Dak Bangalow Baramulla in which media persons and other functionaries of […]

First ever thrombolysis performed at SDH Magam: DHSK

SRINAGAR: A 60-year-old female was admitted on Tuesday in Emergency Room (ER) of sub-district hospital (SDH) Magam and diagnosed as a case of Anterior Wall MI (Heart Attack), an official statement issued by the DHSK said. The Directorate of Health Services Kashmir (DHSK) said the patient was managed and intervened as per the protocol and […]

Bandipora medical school on verge of closure

Bandipora medical school on verge of closure

Bandipora: The Ancillary Medical Training School associated with the district hospital here has again made it to headlines owing to the unprofessional behaviour of its officers. Their conduct has not only helped the school and hospital management worsen, it has also left students seeking training from the medical facility in a lurch. The recent tussle […]

DHSK comes up with maiden Disaster Management Manual

SRINAGAR: J&K is located in a vulnerable seismic zone that is prone to earthquakes and is equally susceptible to flash floods, landslides and avalanches, the Directorate of Health Services Kashmir (DHSK) has said. “Thus preparedness of our departments and their integration through central command center is a vital key to swift and prompt response that […]