New Delhi, Aug. 10 -- Jobs portal Naukri.com, in collaboration with ECHO India, has launched a platform to help hospitals meet the shortage of healthcare professionals, which poses a challenge before them in tackling the covid-19 caseload.

The partnership, officially announced 10 August, will act as a bridge between healthcare professionals such as doctors, nurses, lab technicians and support staff, and hospitals across the country, irrespective of whether they are owned privately, by the government, or are owned under a public private partnership.

Till now, 69 hospitals, including Lilavati Hospital and Research Centre and Lokmanya Tilak Municipal General Hospital in Mumbai; Max Hospital in Delhi; and Apollo Hospital in Chennai, have re...