Delhi hospital

Delhi woman alleges ‘mishandling’ by doctor in operation theatre, files FIR

Delhi woman alleges ‘mishandling’ by doctor in operation theatre, files FIR

The woman alleged that she was given anaesthesia and suspects that the doctor might have “done something” to her.

Feb 28, 2018, 22:10 PM IST
Delhi shocker: 8-month-old, raped by cousin, battling for life in hospital

Delhi shocker: 8-month-old, raped by cousin, battling for life in hospital

In a shocking incident, an eight-month-old girl was allegedly raped by her 27-year-old cousin in northwest Delhi's Shakurbasti.

Jan 30, 2018, 06:33 AM IST
Medical negligence? Four-month-old baby dies after doctors give him pain killer

Medical negligence? Four-month-old baby dies after doctors give him pain killer

In a case of alleged medical negligence, a four-month-old baby died at a city hospital on Friday, after being administered a pain killer injection to provide temporary relief from the pain caused by a stitch in the upper lip.

Jan 20, 2018, 09:46 AM IST
Delhi private and government hospitals cannot have different standards: HC

Delhi private and government hospitals cannot have different standards: HC

The Delhi High Court today said the Centre and the AAP government cannot have different standards for private hospitals and those run by them as far as instances of medical negligence are concerned.

Jan 03, 2018, 22:54 PM IST
License of Max Hospital in Shalimar Bagh cancelled for falsely declaring a newborn dead in Delhi

License of Max Hospital in Shalimar Bagh cancelled for falsely declaring a newborn dead in Delhi

Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain said that the negligence in the newborn death case was unacceptable.

Dec 08, 2017, 15:36 PM IST
Another case of medical negligence, patient wrongly declared HIV+ in Delhi

Another case of medical negligence, patient wrongly declared HIV+ in Delhi

In a fresh case of negligence by private hospitals, the Delhi Medical Council (DMC) has directed the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) to cancel the license of the city`s Neutech Medical Centre where a young man from Uttrakhand was wrongly declared HIV positive.

Dec 07, 2017, 13:17 PM IST
Safdarjung Hospital violates Ministry order in recruitment

Safdarjung Hospital violates Ministry order in recruitment

According to the letter, the Ministry's order was also approved by the Director General of Health Services.

Sep 25, 2017, 18:02 PM IST
Dead for half an hour, woman revived miraculously after bypass surgery

Dead for half an hour, woman revived miraculously after bypass surgery

The woman, Saraswati Devi was nearly brain dead with no oxygen supply to the brain and "zero" blood pressure level.

Sep 20, 2017, 20:52 PM IST
Delhi hospital asked to deposit Rs 30 lakh for medical negligence

Delhi hospital asked to deposit Rs 30 lakh for medical negligence

The Commission, while dismissing the appeal of Shree Jeewan Hospital in north Delhi, upheld the district forum's order asking the hospital to give Rs three lakh to north-east Delhi resident Rubina.

Jun 11, 2017, 11:48 AM IST

Baby dies as ambulance runs out of fuel, probe ordered

A day after a toddler died when he could not be taken to a Delhi hospital in time as the civil hospital ambulance ferrying him ran out of fuel, authorities here have constituted a high-level committee to probe the incident.

Apr 15, 2017, 00:13 AM IST

One of the accused in Dadri lynching case dies at Delhi hospital

One of the accused in Dadri lynching case died on Tuesday of kidney and respiratory failure.

Oct 05, 2016, 00:08 AM IST

Nine-month-old dies after being denied admission

A nine-month baby girl suffering from dengue symptoms died after being denied admission in a prominent Delhi government hospital, her father said on Wednesday.

Sep 14, 2016, 21:32 PM IST

6-year-old Omani girl treated for genetic disorder in Delhi

A six-year-old girl from Oman who developed a rare genetic disorder, characterised by distinctive malformation of the skull and facial region, has been given a new lease of life after a breakthrough surgery at a Delhi hospital.

Jul 29, 2016, 23:00 PM IST

DNA: Delhi's Fortis hospital held infant's body for Rs 3,500

Fortis Hospital in Vasant Kunj, Delhi refused to hand over the body of a 17-day-old child to his below poverty line parents, demanding that they clear the pending bill of Rs.3,500.

Aug 26, 2015, 17:24 PM IST

President Pranab Mukherjee's wife admitted to hospital

 President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday night cut short his visit to Odisha and was returning to the capital after his wife Suvra was hospitalised following illness.

Aug 07, 2015, 21:44 PM IST

Delhi hospital restores mobility to 130-kg Uzbek woman

An accident four years back left Kavlaynova Oygul, from Uzbekistan's capital Tashkent, with a broken thigh bone that refused to heal despite several medical interventions. Already 130 kg and unable to walk all these years, the 34-year-old woman developed more complications due to morbid obesity.

Jul 24, 2015, 18:08 PM IST

Epilepsy patients cured by advanced surgery using laser

Three patients, including a four-year-old, suffering from uncontrolled epilepsy successfully underwent an advanced minimally invasive technique using laser at the AIIMS, doctors said here on Tuesday.

Apr 14, 2015, 22:17 PM IST

Telephonic follow-up of epilepsy patients at AIIMS soon?

Telephonic follow-up with epilepsy patients who live far away could be introduced at the AIIMS here soon following a study that showed that some patients suffered seizures while travelling sleepless overnight in unreserved train compartments to reach the premier Delhi hospital.

Apr 01, 2015, 13:50 PM IST

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley hospitalised

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley was admitted to a Delhi hospital on Monday evening.

Sep 02, 2014, 00:03 AM IST