Safdarjung Hospital

Max Hospital twin case: Arvind Kejriwal says won't tolerate open loot, negligence by private hospitals

Max Hospital twin case: Arvind Kejriwal says won't tolerate open loot, negligence by private hospitals

Kejriwal's statement came hours after the Delhi government cancelled the licence of Max Hospital, Shalimar Bagh with immediate effect, for alleged medical negligence.

Dec 08, 2017, 21:03 PM IST
Max hospital twin case: Cancellation of licence 'too harsh', says IMA

Max hospital twin case: Cancellation of licence 'too harsh', says IMA

Indian Medical Association (IMA) President KK Aggarwal, also a cardiologist, said the government decision was "not in the interest of society".

Dec 08, 2017, 20:40 PM IST

Delhi: Man who raped toddler was babysitting her on parent's request

Earlier this month, a one-and-a-half-year-old girl was raped by a man in the presence of his two children in outer Delhi's Aman Vihar.

Nov 14, 2017, 21:18 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
Delhi: Safdarjung Hospital doctors on indefinite strike over lack of security, patients suffer

Delhi: Safdarjung Hospital doctors on indefinite strike over lack of security, patients suffer

Resident doctors of Delhi's Safdarjung Hospital went on indefinite strike on Wednesday after a patient allegedly manhandled a colleague. The doctors are demanding increased security to check such incidents. 

Aug 24, 2017, 08:25 AM IST

Delhi's central govt hospitals report 47 swine flu deaths this year

The Ram Manohar Lohia (RML), AIIMS and Safdarjung hospitals accounted for 95, 45 and 27 positive cases of H1N1 influenza respectively till date this year, of which 45 people have died.

 

Aug 22, 2017, 19:37 PM IST
Aborted, declared dead by Delhi hospital and found alive later, 5-month-old baby breathes his last after 30 hours

Aborted, declared dead by Delhi hospital and found alive later, 5-month-old baby breathes his last after 30 hours

Doctors at Safdarjung Hospital in the national capital declared the aborted foetus dead and handed it over to the family in a polythene bag.

Jun 20, 2017, 10:59 AM IST

Shame! Safdarjung Hospital hands over 'dead' newborn to family; found alive later

A newborn who was declared dead in a shocking case of negligence by doctors' team at Delhi's Safdarjung Hospital, was found alive minutes before he was to be buried.

Jun 19, 2017, 13:07 PM IST
Safdarjung hospital to provide heart valves for free

Safdarjung hospital to provide heart valves for free

Currently, each valve costs around Rs 42,000 at the hospital. However, it was entirely free only for patients belonging to BPL category under the government's National Illness Fund.

May 19, 2017, 20:19 PM IST
Robots will carry out surgeries at Safdarjung hospital soon

Robots will carry out surgeries at Safdarjung hospital soon

The hospital is in the process of buying a robot at an estimated cost of Rs 18 crore to carry out surgeries.

May 03, 2017, 20:44 PM 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
Doctors at Delhi hospital cure ligament damage by stitching

Doctors at Delhi hospital cure ligament damage by stitching

Doctors at Safdarjung hospital cured a teenager, who was suffering with severe ligament avulsion fracture through stitches instead of using any implant like screws or endo button.

Nov 25, 2016, 23:35 PM IST

Resident doctors of Delhi's Safdarjung Hospital continue strike, demand proper security

Resident doctors at the Central government`s Safdarjung Hospital continued their strike for the second day on Thursday, demanding proper security for the doctors on duty at the hospital.

Nov 24, 2016, 15:14 PM IST

Chikungunya outbreak in Delhi: What you need to know, why it is so dangerous for the elderly!

Chikungunya is a viral illness, primarily transmitted to humans through the bites of infected mosquitoes, predominantly Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus - two species which can also transmit other mosquito-borne viruses, including dengue. 

Sep 09, 2016, 13:16 PM IST

30-year-old first to die of malaria in Delhi this year

A 30-year-old man was the first victim here to die of the vector-borne disease malaria this year, authorities said.

Sep 06, 2016, 21:27 PM IST

Delhi hospitals face staff crunch as doctors down with dengue, chikungunya

 It's not only the common people who are down with chikungunya and dengue here in the national capital -- even the doctors are suffering from the vector-borne diseases, leading to staff crunch in the city hospitals.
 

Sep 01, 2016, 23:17 PM IST
Dengue menace: Two more die in Delhi, death toll jumps to 311

Dengue menace: Two more die in Delhi, death toll jumps to 311

Two more persons including a 12-year-old girl from south Delhi have succumbed to dengue, taking the death toll due to the vector-borne disease in the city to four as the total number of cases jumped to over 310.

Aug 22, 2016, 20:37 PM IST

NHRC issues notice over electrocution of Delhi girl leading to amputation of hands

 The NHRC has taken suo motu cognizance of a media report that both the hands of a ten-year-old girl had to be amputated at Delhi`s Safdarjung Hospital following severe burn injuries due to shock from a high voltage.

Jul 21, 2016, 13:24 PM IST
Teenager held in Gurgaon for raping 6-year-old girl

Teenager held in Gurgaon for raping 6-year-old girl

 A teenager has been arrested here on charges of kidnapping and raping a six-year-old girl.

Jul 17, 2016, 18:00 PM IST
Teenager held in Gurgaon for raping 6-year-old girl

Teenager held in Gurgaon for raping 6-year-old girl

 A teenager has been arrested here on charges of kidnapping and raping a six-year-old girl.

Jul 17, 2016, 18:00 PM IST