ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) on Friday asked the medical practitioners
to avoid private practice or doing job in public or private hospitals without having valid council license.
KARACHI -- The Sindh Healthcare Commission (SHCC) on Thursday directed all health institutions and medical practitioners
to immediately register themselves under the Sindh Healthcare Commission Act 2013 or face action enshrined in the law, officials said.
The bill requires the patient to be examined by two independent medical practitioners
who would both certify that the patient met the eligibility criteria.
The medical practitioner
has also admitted that he had administered a vitamin B supplement to Wanniarachchi.
Manual lymph drainage (MLD) should only be done by a trained therapist if your medical practitioner
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(3) In such cases, the deceased person's next-of-kin or the executor of his or her estate could file a complaint with the HPCSA, and disciplinary action could be taken against the medical practitioner
concerned for unethical conduct in terms of Rule 12, (1) but there would be no legal action for damages.
People who were unable to work because they had contracted SARS must provide a medical certificate or other documentation signed by a recognized medical practitioner
attesting that they had the disease and the period of time for which it applies.
The protocol and its brethren share a common thrust in shaping medical practitioner
action in specific situations.
Only if the patient recovered from the illness would the medical practitioner
The medical practitioner
said that early detection of some chronic illnesses could help in preventing them from causing damages.
Summary: Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Aug 23 (ANI): A rural medical practitioner
(RMP) was arrested after 108 kg cannabis was recovered from in his residence in NAD junction area here, police said.
Under law, no person, other than a registered medical or dental practitioner can practice medicine or dentistry and if any person who acts in contravention of the provisions of sub-section (I) will be punishable with imprisonment for a term which may extend to two years but will not be less than six months or with fine which may extend to Rs200,000 but will not be less than Rs100,000 or with both.He added that as per law, medical practitioner
or a dentist possessing any recognised medical or dental qualification whose name is maintained on the register of the council can do a job or start practice as doctors in the country.
He said that a mobile app has been designed which will help in distinguishing between authentically qualified medical practitioner
and a quack.
Reyes, an experienced medical practitioner
in orthopedic and spine surgery, will take on the 'Current Trends in Minimally Invasive Spine Surgey (MISS).'
'Let the doctors come to you What we're doing is empowering the patients to choose their medical practitioner
,' said Patrick.