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The Karnataka High Court on Monday ordered the state government to provide electricity and ventilators to all Anganwadi centers in need across the state and to build toilets in centers that operate in buildings. government. The instruction must be respected by the end of this year. A divisional bench of Chief Justice Abhay Oka and …

Hospitals are advised to provide a choice for patients in terms of nursing homes, home care agencies, acute long-term care hospitals and inpatient rehabilitation facilities. It has now been more than 18 months since the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) updated the terms of participation in discharge planning, but we still do not …

Health department records and interviews with patients’ families indicate that Eleanor Slater Hospital, a public psychiatric hospital in Cranston, RI, attempted to refer some ventilator patients to another facility earlier this year without them being sent. inform or their family. The Boston Globe reported on June 2. In April, a complaint prompted the state’s health …

The Calcutta High Court ruled that unassisted private educational institutions perform a public function under the Right to Education Act (RTE) and are therefore subject to the jurisdiction of the Court under the article 226 of the Constitution. “Such a public obligation is imposed, in my opinion, both in terms of Article 21A of the …

The Supreme Court ruled that the approval of a resolution plan does not ipso facto release a personal guarantor of a debtor company. by operation of law, or by reason of liquidation or insolvency proceedings, does not release the guarantor from his liability, … The Supreme Court ruled that the approval of a resolution plan …

UnitedHealthcare is launching a new home health program that aims to reduce the likelihood of poor outcomes after discharge from a hospital or skilled nursing facility. Healthy at Home is specifically designed for UHC’s Medicare Advantage group retirement plans, the insurer said, and will allow employers and plan sponsors to cover a range of post-discharge …

More Medicare Advantage Plans Offering Post Acute Care The growth in Medicare Advantage (MA) enrollments since the adoption of ACA in 2010 has been nothing short of remarkable. The number of registrations in these plans has doubled since the adoption of the law despite significant reductions in payments to the MA plans incorporated into the …

COVID patients have increased rates of multi-organ dysfunction after discharge from hospital, and nearly a third are readmitted within four months, according to a new study published in the BMJ. But another new study has linked discharge with supplemental oxygen to fewer readmissions in those with COVID-19 pneumonia. In a survey of 47,000 discharged COVID-19 …

Leicester: People discharged from hospital after Covid-19 appear to have increased rates of organ damage (‘multi-organ dysfunction’) compared to similar individuals in the general population, study finds. The study was published in the BMJ today. The increased risk was not limited to the elderly and was not uniform across ethnic groups, prompting researchers to suggest …

PROVIDED Palmerston North’s Totara Rd wastewater treatment plant will need a major overhaul. Analyzing options for future Palmerston North wastewater treatment and disposal could point city council in the opposite direction of what the community and iwi want. The council will launch a public consultation on five options in April, before making a $ 350 …