Tag Archives: MCI

NEET PG 2017 Cut-off Reduced by 7. 5 Percentiles, Will Make More Students Eligible


Cut-offs for admission to postgraduate medical courses through #NEET 2017 will be reduced by 7.5 percentile points, says the health ministry. This will allow more students to be eligible for various PG Medical courses. For example if we consider that 1 lakh students took NEET PG 2017, Dropping the Cut-off by 7.5 percentiles will make […]

National Exit Test After MBBS: Discussion of Positive and Negative Points

A few days ago I had written an article titled “NEET, Exit Test, No DNB: Read How Scrapping of MCI Will Affect Doctors” for details on NEET, National Exit Test and National Medical Council replacing the MCI. In past few weeks, I have noticed that medical students and doctors have been opposing the National Exit […]

NEET PG 2017 Results Out: Check Your Scores Now


National Board of Examinations (NBE) has published results of NEET PG 2017 exam which was held in December 2017. Scorecards can be downloaded from the following link as they will not be personally mailed to any student. Check out individual scores and All India Rank by entering Testing ID and Birth Date here Cut-off Scores for General […]

NEET, Exit Test, No DNB: Read How Scrapping of MCI Will Affect Doctors

Most of the readers must have been reading many things about changes in Medical Council of India (MCI), conduction of National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET), National Exit Test (NEXT) and much other news. We doctors have been hearing and knowing about Medical Council of India (MCI) since many years but now this is changing. […]

No Renewal of Registration of Doctors without Swipe Machine: Newspaper Claims

Amar Ujala News Swipe machine mandatory for doctors in clinics

A newspaper has claimed that MCI and Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MOHFW)  have issued an advisory that it is not mandatory for all doctors to install a card swipe machine in their clinics for digital transactions by 1st April 2017. For this doctors have to get a certificate from a bank, failing which […]

No DNB Exam from 2017: NEET Scores will be Valid for DNB Admissions


Dr. Bipin Batra has tweeted that there will not be a separate CET for DNB (DNB-CET) for broad speciality courses in January 2017 session. NEET 2017 scores will be Valid for DNB admissions. Dr. Bipin Batra is an executive director of National Board of Examinations (NBE). He has also tweeted that NEET PG 2017 will […]

Increase PG Medical Seats: MARD’s Proposal to Health Minister to Improve Healthcare in India

Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctor MARD Logo

Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD) has written a letter to Hon. Dr. J.P. Nadda, Centra Health Minister of Gov. of India as a Proposal to increase postgraduate degree admission in govt. medical colleges. In the letter, central MARD appreciates efforts of the government to increase M.B.B.S seats. In  view of the dearth of qualified Post […]

Inhumane Behaviour with JJ Hospital Ophthalmology Resident Doctors Comes Out

JJ hospital ophthalmology strike

Strike of JJ hospital resident doctors continues even on the 3rd day. It is widely reported in media about the strike/ mass bunk of resident doctors. Resident doctors are demanding the resignation of Dean, Dr. TP Lahane and Ophthalmology department HOD, Dr. Ragini Parekh. This is in view of the mental torture and no teaching by […]

Who is authorised to do UltraSonography ?

Who is authorised to do UltraSonography

Who is authorised to do UltraSonography ? A must know judgment for Medicos. Hon’ble Delhi High Court was dealing with this question while deciding the different writ petitions filed by Indian Radiological Association, Indian Medical Association and Sonological Society of India. In its 83 pages judgment dated 16/02/2016, the Division Bench has granted much awaited […]

First & Second Round PG Allotment Result of AIPGMEE 2016

AIPGMEE 2016 logo

Medical Counseling Committee (MCC) has published First Round PG Allotment Result/ list 2016 for 50% All India Quota PG medical seats across India. Counseling list  is based on AIPGMEE 2016 scores. List is published on mcc.nic.in website. Candidates can see their allotment results by entering their Testing ID here or click on the following link to view […]