Govt committed for provision of best healthcare facilities: Dr. Zafar 

ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Health Dr. Zafar Mirza on Sunday said that the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) led government was committed for provision of best healthcare facilities to patients, Radio... Read more »

Provision of best healthcare facilities to patients top priority: Dr. Yasmeen Rashid

LAHORE: Punjab Minister for Health Dr. Yasmeen Rashid here on Tuesday said that provision of secure and quality healthcare facilities to the patients of public sector hospitals was her government’s top priority,... Read more »

Punjab Health Minister lays out focal points of Sehat Insaf Card

Web Desk On May 31, 2019 Last updated May 31, 2019 RAWALPINDI: Addressing a gathering on the occasion of ‘Insaf Card’ distribution ceremony today, Yasmin Rashid announced the project as a cyclical... Read more »

Losses more than $1 bn in major US health fraud: investigators

One of the largest healthcare frauds in American history caused more than $1 billion in losses after hundreds of thousands of patients were lured into the scheme, US investigators said Tuesday, announcing... Read more »

New York city launches $100 million universal health insurance program

NEW YORK:  New York City on Tuesday launched a $100 million health insurance program to cover 600,000 uninsured city residents, including those unable to afford coverage and those living in the United... Read more »

GSK, Pfizer to merge consumer healthcare units

LONDON: Pharmaceutical giants GlaxoSmithKline and Pfizer on Wednesday announced a merger of their consumer healthcare units that produce over-the-counter medicines. GSK said it would have a 68-percent controlling equity interest in the... Read more »

With back pain, depression tied to higher healthcare spending

WASHINGTON: When patients with painful back problems are also depressed, they have significantly higher healthcare costs than back-pain patients without depression, a U.S. study suggests. Getting treatment for both depression and back... Read more »