Johnson & Johnson Partners with Maharashtra Govt. on Health Interventions


Maharashtra’s mine workers who face an increased risk of tuberculosis will be part of awareness programmes on the illness, as part of a partnership that the Maharashtra Government recently formalized with Johnson & Johnson. Other interventions under the ambit of the agreement include hospital acquired infections and maternal and infant mortality.

The collaboration would also look at infection prevention, diabetes, obesity and menstrual hygiene and support healthcare professionals and nurses in the State to develop skills in these areas.
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  • Governor of Maharashtra- Chennamaneni Vidyasagar Rao.
  • Chief Minister of Maharashtra- Devendra Fadnavis.
  • Johnson & Johnson is US based company.
Source- The Hindu Business Line