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10-year-old gets Rs 20 lakh for heart surgery through crowdfunding, dreams to become IPS officer

10-year-old gets Rs 20 lakh for heart surgery through crowdfunding, dreams to become IPS officer

Saniya was suffering from heart enlargement, which led to health complications. She required immediate heart transplant of the same size for her survival. 

Mar 07, 2018, 08:25 AM IST
Fortis Healthcare rejects over pricing of drugs charge

Fortis Healthcare rejects over pricing of drugs charge

Fortis Healthcare has rejected charges of overpricing the medicines that it is giving to its patients.In a statement, it said, "Fortis Healthcare does not charge any drug or consumables above the printed MRP and there is No Violation of Drug Price Control Order. It should also be noted that our end price to the patient is very much in line with what other private hospitals in India charge."

Dec 16, 2017, 16:01 PM IST

Man alleges overcharging by Fortis Noida for daughter's treatment

A complaint has been filed against Fortis Hospital, Noida by a man alleging that it over-charged for the treatment of his daughter.

Dec 13, 2017, 19:52 PM IST
Dengue patient death: Haryana government for cancellation of license of Fortis Hospital

Dengue patient death: Haryana government for cancellation of license of Fortis Hospital

A government panel in its report accused hospital authorities of removing Adya Singh from ventilators without alternative arrangements and sending her in an ordinary ambulance.

Dec 13, 2017, 13:38 PM IST
FIR registered against Gurugram Fortis hospital over 'grave negligence'

FIR registered against Gurugram Fortis hospital over 'grave negligence'

The police complaint was registered two days after the state government removed Fortis from its list of empanelled hospitals.

Dec 10, 2017, 09:44 AM IST
Stop making doctors 'soft target': Delhi Medical Association to Anil Vij

Stop making doctors 'soft target': Delhi Medical Association to Anil Vij

A panel set up by Haryana government probing allegations of overcharging against the Fortis hospital regarding a case in which the minor girl died of dengue has found "several irregularities".

Dec 08, 2017, 00:03 AM IST
Dengue death case: Fortis Hospital denies offering Rs 25 lakh bribe to 7-yr-old's father

Dengue death case: Fortis Hospital denies offering Rs 25 lakh bribe to 7-yr-old's father

The Fortis Hospital on Thursday denied the allegations of bribe levelled against it by the father of the seven-year-old girl, who died of dengue. 

Dec 07, 2017, 22:52 PM IST
Notice to Fortis Hospital over allegations of over-charging parents of girl who died of dengue

Notice to Fortis Hospital over allegations of over-charging parents of girl who died of dengue

There are allegations that Fortis over-charged parents of a seven-year-old girl, who died at the hospital despite receiving dengue treatment for over two weeks in September.

Nov 26, 2017, 09:53 AM IST

Fortis dengue death case: JP Nadda seeks report from hospital

Union Health Minister JP Nadda on Tuesday sought a "detailed report" from a Gurgaon-based private hospital, which billed the family of a child who died of dengue almost Rs 16 lakh, and said the government would take "action" based on it.

Nov 21, 2017, 16:25 PM IST

Child dies of dengue, hospital bills Rs 16 lakh as treatment charges

Gurugram's Fortis Hospital has showed a great case of apathy in charging a family Rs 16 lakh for dengue treatment. A 7-year-old girl was treated for dengue at the hospital for 15 days after which she died.

Nov 21, 2017, 14:18 PM IST
November 21, 2017: News at a glance

November 21, 2017: News at a glance

Nov 21, 2017, 09:55 AM IST
Gurugram's Fortis hospital bills Rs 16 lakh for dead child's dengue treatment; inquiry ordered

Gurugram's Fortis hospital bills Rs 16 lakh for dead child's dengue treatment; inquiry ordered

The hospital billed them for 1,600 gloves, 660 syringes and sugar strips

Nov 21, 2017, 08:40 AM IST

Fortis Hospital introduces new treatment for varicose veins

Fortis Hospital here has introduced a new technique to treat varicose veins that is less painful than the traditional method.

Jun 17, 2017, 00:36 AM IST
Doctors perform complex paediatric liver transplants in Delhi

Doctors perform complex paediatric liver transplants in Delhi

Azariah Malala and Lilaz Bakhtiyar from Fiji and Iraq are suffering from congenital liver defects, forms of Biliary atresia.

Jun 15, 2017, 23:39 PM IST
Indian surgeons perform complex brain surgery on Ghanaian patient with Arteriovenous Malformation

Indian surgeons perform complex brain surgery on Ghanaian patient with Arteriovenous Malformation

The challenging surgery, which took eight hours, was performed by surgeons at Fortis Hospital, Bannerghatta Road in Bengaluru. 

May 12, 2017, 10:24 AM IST
Doctors at Fortis Hospital remove 838 gallstones from woman's gallbladder in Delhi

Doctors at Fortis Hospital remove 838 gallstones from woman's gallbladder in Delhi

A team of specialists at Fortis Hospital performed a two-hour laparoscopic procedure on the patient in January to remove her gallbladder.

Mar 03, 2017, 09:32 AM IST
Brain dead Surat man becomes heart donor; saves 36-year-old's life

Brain dead Surat man becomes heart donor; saves 36-year-old's life

The donor heart was transported in a chopper in 2.02 hrs from Surat covering a distance of 278 kms, a release issued by Fortis Hospital in Mulund said.

Feb 12, 2017, 21:46 PM IST
Teen saved after Delhi hospital performs complicated facial surgery

Teen saved after Delhi hospital performs complicated facial surgery

His lower jaw bone fragments were replaced in position and held temporarily with arch bars and wires.

Dec 13, 2016, 23:25 PM IST

Sixteen-year-old West Bengal boy found with female sexual organs

The boy, who is otherwise a male, had a uterus, ovaries, a rudimentary vagina and fallopian tubes.

Oct 21, 2016, 12:59 PM IST
Fortis Healthcare shares climb nearly 5%

Fortis Healthcare shares climb nearly 5%

Shares of Fortis Healthcare rose nearly 5 percent Monday as the company completed the acquisition of 51 percent stake in Fortis Hospital and also acquired compulsorily convertible preference shares issued by Escort Heart Institute and Research Centre.

Oct 17, 2016, 16:48 PM IST