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    ADB to support health care PPP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:44pm on December 10, 2019

    The Asian Development Bank and the government on Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding to jointly promote public-private partnership projects in the country’s health...

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    Woman donates ambulance to PSTC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:37pm on December 05, 2019

    A woman on Thursday donated an ambulance to Population Services and Training Centre in the city’s Niketan for women and children health services, said a...

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    Google’s project Nightingale triggers US health inquiry

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 02:02pm on November 13, 2019

    Google on Tuesday defended a project aimed at modernising healthcare while giving it access to medical data of millions of people...

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    Mental healthcare issues need to be addressed in earnest

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 09, 2019

    AN INCREASE in the number of people with mental disorder, a poor access to treatment and the associated social stigma come with worries. The National...

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    Reproductive health of people with disabilities overlooked

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 29, 2019

    The sexual and reproductive health of people with disabilities are generally overlooked in Bangladesh though they need the healthcare just like anyone else, experts said...

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    Government to recruit 4,500 doctors this year: Zahid

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Tangail | Updated at 01:29am on October 28, 2019

    Health and family welfare minister Zahid Maleque on Sunday said that 4,500 doctors would be recruited within 2019 to provide smooth healthcare to the people...

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    US to block immigrants without health insurance

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 03:55pm on October 05, 2019

    The United States will block the entry of immigrants without health insurance or the ability to pay for medical bills, president Donald Trump revealed Friday...

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    Shocking negligence in medical device maintenance

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 25, 2019

    WITH a sharp rise in the prevalence of non-communicable diseases, it has become crucial for hospitals to be equipped with advanced, high-tech diagnostic and treatment...

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    More healthcare investment needed to cut out-of-pocket spending: WHO

    Reuters .  Geneva | Updated at 01:23am on September 23, 2019

    Governments must boost spending on primary health care by at least an additional one per cent of their gross domestic product to widen coverage and...

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    Community clinics open in Aug 9-17

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:54am on August 10, 2019

    Despite being public holidays on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha, the country’s all community clinics will remain open in rural areas from August 9 to 17...