Rs 5 million to eye hospital in Dang

Five million rupees has been appropriated from the Constituency Development Fund (CDF), Dang for the development of physical infrastructure of Lamahi Eye Hospital operated under the purview of Dang-based Nepal Netra Jyoti Sangh. The amount was appropriated because the construction of physical infrastructure was required for development and expansion of the health facility, informed Metmani […]


Resorbable intracanalicular steroid insert approved for postoperative pain

Ocular Therapeutix announced FDA clearance of their dexamethasone punctum plug (Dextenza) for managing ocular pain after cataract surgery. The implant is the first intracanalicular drug delivery device. Dextenza manages pain by dispelling 0.4 mg of preservative-free dexamethasone over a 30-day period. It is inserted through the lower lacrimal punctum into the canaliculus, where it is […]


LEI organized First Dry Eye Screening & Awareness Camp

Lumbini Eye Institute, Bhairahawa, Rupandehi conducted their First Dry Eye screening and awareness camp targeted for All Bankers of SiddharthaNagar Municipality. 135 bankers (employees) from different banks have visited that camp and underwent for free visual acuity assessment and Schirmer test to measure tear and to identify Dry eye.  45 employee was found the dry eye […]


Admission Open for Anesthesia Assistant Course

National Academy of Medical Sciences (NAMS), Dean office, Examination division Bir Hospital, Mahabouddha, Kathmandu Announces new admissions for one year Anesthesia Assistant course for the academic year 2075/076. Students who have passed Health Assistant or Proficiency Certificate Level in Nursing or Ophthalmic Assistant from the recognized academic institution are eligible to apply. For more information, […]