Tuesday, December 6, 2022
HomeNewsCentre grants 265 DNB medical seats to J&K | Latest News India

Centre grants 265 DNB medical seats to J&K | Latest News India

- Advertisement -

The Centre on Tuesday granted 265 Diplomate of Nationwide Board (DNB) postgraduate medical seats to a number of authorities hospitals throughout 20 districts within the Union territory of Jammu and Kashmir, in keeping with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s imaginative and prescient of “Well being for All”.

Fifty per cent of the postgraduate seats can be reserved for native in-service docs to supply them with the chance for postgraduate coaching, the Union well being ministry mentioned in an announcement.

The step is not going to solely profit individuals of Jammu and Kashmir, however the docs there will even get a chance of being skilled in their very own area, it mentioned, including that the Centre can be of the view that tapping into the homegrown medical workforce would result in an efficient healthcare supply system within the UT.

“With the imaginative and prescient of offering skilled specialists in virtually each district of Jammu and Kashmir, the Authorities of India took this as a problem in a mission mode,” learn the assertion.

“The ministry of well being together with Nationwide Board of Examinations in Medical Sciences (NBEMS) took a lead function and ensured that a number of postgraduate seats of NBEMS are granted to varied authorities hospitals of Jammu and Kashmir,” it added.

As a consequence, the ministry mentioned, at current there exist greater than 250 postgraduate seats throughout 20 districts, which is the part 1 of the enlargement plan. Two extra PG seats can be granted within the second part.

Jammu and Kashmir at present has 156 DNB broad speciality postgraduate medical seats, in response to the NBEMS web site.

DBN is a postgraduate diploma identical as MD/MS diploma awarded to the specialist docs in India after completion of three-year residency.

“The individuals of Jammu and Kashmir can be benefited as trendy high quality healthcare will turn out to be extra inexpensive and accessible in virtually all of the districts,” learn the assertion. “This in flip, would additional improve the standard of main, secondary, and tertiary healthcare.”

The Centre has additionally elevated the variety of examination centres within the UT to make sure that the candidates shouldn’t have to journey to different states to seem within the entrance examinations.

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

Most Popular