kerala nurses salary in private hospitals 2017 supreme court order minimum wages

kerala nurses salary in private hospitals were very lower than that of nurses who worked in government hospitals. This made nurses working at private hospitals go on strike demanding increase in minimum wages. Supreme Court of India made a verdict in 2017 that kerala nurses salary in private hospitals should be made equal to that of nurses in government hospitals.

Salary problem for nurses has been continue for a lot of years. It for the hard worker wages are doing in hospital setting reservation. It is made is gonna indefinite strike he was before. This India Supreme Court order made salary scales of private hospitals equal to that of government hospital nurses. Kerala government appointed a special committee for deciding whether Kerala nurses salary should be made equal to that of government scale as per Supreme Court order.

This committee submit a report to Kerala government that Kerala nurses salary scales should be increased and made equal to minimum wages in government hospital. This report has been submitted to Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, who will take final decision regarding its implementation.

This will be get relief to Kerala nurses Association who went on strike demanding minimum wages. Private hospitals used to loot money from patients and used to pay very lower salaries to staff nurses who worked day and night.

Kerala nurses salary in private hospitals

With implementation of this report minimum wages the Kerala nurses salary in private hospitals will be as follows.

  • Staff nurse Rs.20,000
  • Nurses managers Rs.22,650
  • Nursing Suprend Rs.22,090
  • Assistant Nursing Suprend Rs.21,550
  • Head Nurse Rs. 21,020
  • Clinical instructor / tutor nurse Rs.20,550
  • ANM Grade I Rs.18,570
  • ANM Grade II Rs.17,680

Hospitals in Kerala which have more than 200 beds will have to pay nurse salary equal to that of salary of nurses in similar position at government hospital.

All the private hospitals that have up to 50 beds we have to give a minimum wage of Rs.20000 for nurses.

  • Up to 50 beds – Nurse salary Rs.20,000
  • From 50 to 100 beds – Nurse salary Rs.20,900
  • From 100 to 200 beds – Rs.25,500
  • Above 200 beds – Rs.27,800

kerala nurses salary in private hospitals

Are there new Kerala nurse salary scales Aster minimum wages for nurses working in private hospitals at Kerala according to Supreme Court order in 2017.

Till now private hospitals used to give nurses only very low wages. Association of Kerala had criticized this activity by Private hospital management. Based on this complaint the committee has recommended that Nurse trainee period should be limited to maximum 1 year only.

With this new recommendation minimum wages of private hospitals nurses will be equal to government nurses salary scale.

It is expected that based on recommendations of this committee appointed by Kerala government all Private hospital nurses will get salary as per minimum wages given to similar position in government hospitals.


Kerala Hospital jobs recruitment, Vacancies for Hospital job openings in Kerala 2017

Jobs in hospital industry are in it’s peak with increase of new hospitals, clinics allover Kerala. So what are the latest Hospital jobs in Kerala that is inviting applications from job seekers for appointment.

Lot of hospitals in Kerala are recruiting candidates for it’s various job designations from Receptionists, Back office staff, customer care, Nurses to Doctors in various specialties. Recruitment is done through Walk ins, interviews, direct applications .etc. based on situation. Along with hospitals there are lot of new clinics that are functioning all over Kerala. Special clinics run by Doctors for specialty in each type of disease or department is now available in all cities, districts .etc.

Based on this peak in number of clinics, hospitals there are lot of health practitioners, qualified hospital staff needed for it’s proper functioning. There is a huge competition between all hospitals in Kerala. Recently there are strikes going on by Nurses who are demanding for high salary for the hard work they have to do in hospitals.

Kerala districts like Ernakulam and Trivandrum have highest number of private hospitals. This makes these places biggest recruitment areas for job seekers in hospital sector.

Latest with Hospital jobs in Kerala 2017

Let us go through latest job offers in various hospitals in district wise listing as follows.


As on 18 September 2017

  • Ernakulam Medical Center

Staff Nurse – Operation Theater, MICU, Casualty, Female warden, Senior accountant (female).

Nephrologist with MD/DM/DNB.

Send resume – Walk ins from 10 am to 1 pm on working days. Address – Ernakulam Medical Center, NH Bypass, Kochi 682028 (Job Posted date – 18/9/2017)

  • Rajagiri Hospital

Consultant in neurosurgery with MCH / DNB and freshers or with 2 years experience.

Consultant in gastroenterology with DNM, 0 – 2 years experience.

Consultant in cardiac anaesthesia with DM / PDCCCA

General medicine with MD

Medical officer with MBBS graduation, TCMC registration.

Send your CV to

Rajagiri Hospital, Chunangamvely, Aluva phone 0484 6655855

Idukki Hospitals

As on 18/9/2017

  • St. John’s Hospital

Audiologist with BSC / MSc audiology, 2 years experience.

Lab technician with BSc MLT / DMLT, 2 years experience

Echo technician with graduation or diploma, 2 years experience.

Biomedical engineer with graduation on diploma and 2 years experience.

Male nurse with 2 years experience in Opertation theatre.

Psychologist with MPhil in clinical psychology, / Msc psychology.

Medical records clerk with graduation in medical records science.

Hostel warden – preferred aged females with at least 5 years experience

Interested candidates can send their resume to

Phone number 8129 906 050


  • Shiba Hospital

pharmacist, BSc nursing, housekeeping staff wondered for Sheeba hospital at Kozhikode interested candidates send resume

Also contact phone 9633 649 633


  • Dhanalakshmi College of Nursing

Associate professor with MSc medical surgical nursing and 8 years experience wanted for Dhanalakshmi College of Nursing.

Interested candidates contact at phone 9249 421 173

Email –

Address – Dhanalakshmi College of Nursing, Kakkad, Kannur


  • Jubilee Mission hospital

Assistant professor with MCH cardiothoracic surgery, plastic surgery, general surgery / general surgery MS, senior resident with 1 year experience.

Senior resident with general surgery MS.

Junior resident with MBBS, registration.

Finance manager with CA and 2 years experience.

Physiotherapist with MPT and 5 years experience or BPT with 15 years experience.

Tutor in community health nursing with MSc nursing.

Echo or cath lab technician with the cardiovascular Technology graduation or diploma.

Staff nurse with BSc or GNM and one year post registration experience and KNMC

Biomedical engineer with BTech and 3 years experience. Interested candidates can apply online at official website of Jubilee Mission Hospital at

Email id –

Phone 0487 2432595

hospital jobs in kerala

Old Notifications


  • Dialysis technician required at Pathanamthitta General Hospital – This is a temporary recruitment for which walk in interview will be held on 13 September 2017. Those who have Dialysis technician diploma from recognized institution can apply. Candidates applying should have minimum 1 year experience in a dialysisi unit. Phone – 0468 2222364


Jobs as on 11-9-2017

  • Dental assistant for newly opening dental clinic at Kowdiar in Trivandrum phone number 9847062116
  • Lab technician wanted for clinic near Technopark 85473 48017


  • Palana Institute of Medical Sciences

Nurse, Lab technician, Pharmacy Staff, Office staff. Interested candidates contact 0491 2511813. (Job Posted date – 17/7/2017) (Job Posted date – 17/7/2017)


  • Mother Hospital

Vacancy for Nurse – Emergency Medicine, Medical  / Surgical ward, Critical care, Maternity services, Neonatal ICU, General OT, Maternity OT. Candidates with B.Sc / GNM, Work experience can apply at (Job Posted date – 17/7/2017)


Credence Hospital Vacancies Trivandrum Credence Hospital Jobs Recruitment

Credence Hospital vacancies for radiologist, physiotherapist, anesthesiologist, pharmacist, nursing assistants, Front office executives have been given. New job opportunities have been reported at Credence Hospital in Trivandrum as on August- September 2017.

Credence hospital is at Ulloor in Thiruvananthapuram district. Credence Hospital is a reputed Multi specialty hospital which is currently seeking freshers, experienced candidates for various departments. Nurses, Front Office Clerks has been reported recently. There are lot of other possible job opportunities that may arise in Credence hospital, Trivandrum. For Freshers getting a job opening in Credence hospital is considered as an experience.

Interview will be conducted based on candidates who send their detailed resume to HR manager of Credence hospital. Recent Credence Hospital vacancies at Thiruvananthapuram has been announced on 30th August 2017. For more information send your biodata’s or contact phone number to know interview timings. V

Vacancies are filled based on employees resigning from hospital and new job opportunities arising. Credence hospital has lot of positive reviews from patients in Kerala. This hospital is popular for Gynecology department from 2001. Further it has expanded to more specialist departments from the year 2006.

Credence is one of the best private hospitals near to Medical College in Thiruvananthapuram. Credence Hospital can be reached easily from Medical college Junction / Sreekariyam / Pattom / Kesavadasapuram.

Credence Hospital Vacancies at Trivandrum

Present recruitment in Credence Hospital at Ulloor in Trivandrum is as follows.

  • Anesthesiologist

Qualification -MD ( anesthesiology) / DA.

Should have a work experience in labor analgesia and should be willing to take night calls in case of emergencies.

  • Nursing assistants

Qualification -Candidates should be well qualified and have a good experience. Only female candidates need apply for this post.

  • Pharmacist ( training –  female)

Freshers who have a graduation or diploma can apply.

  • Radiologist

Qualification – MD/ DMRD

Female doctors who have experience in OB & GYN ultrasound

  • Physiotherapist (female)

Qualification – Describe candidates should have a good experience in pre and post natal care.

  • Front Office Executives

Qualification – Candidates who have good computer experience can apply. Desired candidates should have a good English fluency and a pleasing personality in attending queries. Experience in a hospitality or Healthcare industry will be considered as an additional qualification.

How to Apply for Jobs at Credence Hospital, Trivandrum

Credence Hospital Vacancies

Interested candidates may contact HR Manager to know recruitment for above mentioned posts and send a email with detailed resume, color photo to

Credence Hospital Official website

Phone Number – 98957 70263

Credence Hospital Trivandrum Phone, Address

Phone No. of Credence Hospital is 0471 403 3333

Address of Credence Hospital

Credence Hospital, Near Ulloor bridge, Trivandrum, Kerala.