Category: Hospital News

Government clears NMC Bill to revamp medical education system

Government clears NMC Bill to revamp medical education system, NEW DELHI: The Union cabinet on Wednesday cleared a bill to set up a National Medical Commission (NMC), which will have responsibilities such as approving and assessing medical colleges, conducting common MBBS entrance and exit examinations and regulating course fees. The bill, which was first presented in 2017, lapsed with […]

Lok Sabha Passes National Medical Commission Bill 2019

Lok Sabha has passed the National Medical Commission Bill 2019, which has been described by the government as one of the biggest reforms that will end ‘inspector raj’ in the medical education sector. The Bill will now be presented in the upper house of Parliament. The NMC Bill, among other provisions, seeks to replace Medical Council […]