Tuesday, August 21, 2018
GMOA Doctors Warns of Island-wide strike

Why Government Doctors Are On Strike Today?

Doctors of Government Medical Officers Association (GMOA) decide to launch a trade union action today demanding DAT allowance revisions, amendments for new tax policy...
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No Consultants at pvt Hospitals Today – AMS

Doctors of Government Medical Officers's Association(GMOA) declared Island wide trade union action/strike today demanding revision of DAT allowance, revision of the Free Trade Agreement...
Prof. Colvin Gunarathne - New chairmen of SLMC

SLMC Chairman Prof. Colvin Gunarathne Resigned

Chairman of the Sri Lanka Medical Council (SLMC) Prof. Colvin Gunarathne has resigned as Chairman on 31st July after submitting his resignation to the...
Cabinet Decisions in srilanka

Cabinet Decisions Approved On Health – 31.07.2018

These cabinet decisions were taken by the Ministers at its meeting held on 31.07.2018 considering proposals made by Minister of Health And Indigenous Medicine. ...
Price of 25 Essentials Drugs Reduced - Minister of Health

Price of 25 Essentials Drugs Reduced – Minister of Health

Minister of Health and Indigenous Medicine Dr. Rajitha Senarathne revealed that prices of 25 essential drugs to be reduced in near future by Sri...
DAT Allowance To Be Increase for Govt. Doctors

Doctors DAT Allowance Increased – Government Media

According to government's media "government has decided to increase the Disturbance, Availability and Transport (DAT) allowance paid to doctors from Rs. 35,000 to Rs....
No Schools For Doctors' Children In This Year

No Schools For Government Doctors’ Children In This Year

Dr. Nveen de Soyza,Assistant Secretary of Government Medical Officers’ Association(GMOA) revealed that there are 90 children of doctors still not received government shools in...
WHO Sri Lanka Annual Report 2017

World Health Organization (WHO) Sri Lanka Annual Report 2017 Released

World Health Organization(WHO) released it's latest annual report on Sri Lankan Health 2017 recently. Lanka started 2017 with many public health achievements under its belt...

GMOA Doctors Responded ToThe Minister’s Statement

Addressing a press conference at Sirikotha UNP Headquarters, Mahaweli Development and Environment Deputy Minister Ajith Mannapperuma yesterday said that The Government Medical Officers’ Association...

Mother of 4-yr-Old Child Assaulted at Galaha Hospital

The Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne has ordered the Director General of Health Services, Dr. Anil Jasinghe to conduct a...
Louise, The First Tube Baby Celebrates 40th Anniversary Today

First IVF Tube Baby Celebrates 40th Anniversary Today, Read Story of Medical Miracle

Louise Brown is Britain's first test tube baby and is celebrating her 40th birthday today. So it is the 40th anniversary of the birth of...
New Rice Variety To Prevent Diabetes In Srilanka

New Rice Variety To Prevent Diabetes In Srilanka

The Ambalantota Rice Research Institute has introduced a rice variety named as 'Nirogi' that would help prevention of diabetes. As diabetes has become a major...
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Islandwide Doctors Strike on 03rd August – GMOA

Executive committee of Government Medical Officers Association (GMOA) decided to launch a trade union action on 3rd of August demanding DAT allowance revisions, amendments...
Family Doctor For Every 5000 People in Srilanka

Family Doctor For Every 5000 People – Updated Health Policy For Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan government plan to implement a one family doctor for every 5000 people with supportive specialized care towards achieving Universal Health Coverage in...
Myths Regarding Selection of Students for Medical Faculties - Medical Faculty Teachers

Myths Regarding Selection of Students for Medical Faculties – Medical Faculty Teachers

With the SAITM issue there were lot of discussions in the society regarding entering criterias for medical undergraduate degree programme in Sri Lanka. Prof. Indika...
SL Government Launch Project to Prevent NCDs Funded By Japan

SL Government Launch Project to Prevent NCDs Funded By Japan

Non Communicable Disease (NCDs) such as cardiovascular diseases and cerebrovascular diseases have increased in the recent past in Sri Lanka due to apparent epidemiological,...
GMOA Doctors Warns of Island-wide strike

GMOA General Committee Dicided To Declare Islandwide TUA

The Government Medical Officers' Association(GMOA) decided to declare Islandwide trade union action in next week if the authorities failed to respond their demands. This...
Doctors On Stike In Gampaha Govt. Hospital

Doctors On Stike In Gampaha Govt. Hospital

To force health authorities to remove Acting Director of Gampaha Government Hospital, Branh union doctors of the Government Medical Officers Association (GMOA) launch a...
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Medical Faculty Teachers Complained To GMC On SAITM-KDU Hybrid MBBS

Faculty of Medicine Teachers Association informed to General Medical Council in UK to continue maintaining its position with regard to SAITM students with lower entry...
Suwaseriya Ambulance Service Will be Launch In Northern Province on July 21

Suwaseriya Ambulance Service Will be Launch In Northern Province on July 21

The 1990 Suwaseriya ambulance service will be initiated in the Northern Province on July 21, National Policies and Economic Affairs State Minister Dr. Harsha...

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