Additional hospital accredited to ISO 15189 for medical testing laboratories

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Sushant Singh Rajput case: Rhea Chakraborty taken into custody by NCB, might undergo medical test today

— TIMES NOW (@TimesNow) 1599559465000 Meanwhile, her brother Showik Chakraborty along with Sushant Singh Rajput’s manager Samuel Miranda is already under NCB’s custody till September 9. Also See: Sushant Singh Rajput death case live updates In her statements to the NCB, Rhea has reportedly provided names of several actors, directors and producers who are allegedly […]

#SandalwoodDrugScandal: Ragini Dwivedi and Sanjjanaa Galrani taken for medical tests

The ongoing drug scandal that links the Kannada film industry with drug abuse, which has been dubbed as the Sandalwood drug scandal, has seen two prominent actresses, Ragini Dwivedi and Sanjjanaa Galrani being taken to custody after being arrested by the CCB. While Ragini was arrested on last Friday, Sanjjanaa was arrested yesterday. Both of […]

Samples in the bag, it’s time for dope test

Actor Sanjjanaa initially ‘refused to cooperate’, but later gave required samples CCB sleuths on Thursday took the two actors, Ragini Dwivedi and Sanjjanaa Galrani, along with the other accused for medical examination and to give samples to check for drugs at the KC General hospital. Enforcement Directorate officials too visited the CCB office and took […]

Sushant Singh Rajput case: Rhea Chakraborty tests negative for Covid-19

Rhea Chakraborty was arrested by the NCB in Mumbai after WhatsApp chats about drugs exchange came to light. Reacting to her arrest, Rhea’s lawyer, Satish Manshinde had shared in a statement, “Travesty of Justice. 3 Central Agencies hounding a single Woman, just because she was in love with a Drug Addict and was suffering from […]

FDA: We’re constantly working on COVID testing options

From molecular diagnostic tests to rapid antigen tests, to antibody tests, to tests run in a clinical lab, to tests run in emergency rooms, pharmacies and nursing homes (point-of-care, or POC, tests), to samples self-collected at home, the FDA has authorized a multitude of options. We have also been working with developers on tests that […]

PM’s own SAGE experts warned his £100bn ‘Moonshot’ plan to save Christmas by testing 10m people a day might be a waste of money and will deliver too many false results – as ministers admit the technology may NEVER exist

‘My two concerns are first, we are still struggling to get test and trace out just for symptomatic individuals for a few 100,000 people and secondly a lot of those contracts are being awarded to private companies such as Deloitte instead of actually working through the NHS, imagine if that injection of cash was put […]

Houston hospital voids charges from extra tests patients didn’t consent to

“It was brought to UMMC’s attention that a handful of patients from the Kuykendahl Road testing site in Spring were tested for the RPP panel without their prior written consent. UMMC took those patient complaints very seriously. After conducting a throughout audit, UMMC contacted all of these patients, voided any insurance claims for services for which […]

The hottest new amenity for the rich? On-demand doctors and COVID-19 tests

The demand for Sollis Health’s services reveals how America’s wealthy are staying safe amid a pandemic: by bringing healthcare to themselves. While most Americans are able to access doctors over telehealth platforms, they still have to contend with a broken medical system, including hospitals that at times have no space for new patients and an […]

Machine that processes 15,000 swabs per day, a 20-second saliva test and £28-a-go nostril sample analyser: How accurate are the tests being lined up for Boris Johnson’s ‘Operation Moonshot’ plan to check 10million people a DAY?

Philip Beales, a professor at the University College London Institute of Child Health, who has been helping to coordinate the efforts of smaller firms, said: ‘Our guys are working on a one hour turnaround time from receipt of the sample in the lab, to getting the actual result back.’