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Long queues outside hospitals in Delhi, social distancing rules flouted amid spike in COVID cases

Apart from the novel coronavirus crisis that has been plaguing the country, other diseases too have been making an adverse impact on the people and hospitals alike. Hospitals in Delhi have been witnessing long queues of patients and are overcrowded, raising the risk of a further spread of the COVID-19 infection.   

Aug 27, 2020, 10:14 AM IST

Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain shifted out of ICU, condition better: Sources

The 55-year-old minister was on Saturday administered plasma therapy at the Max Hospital in Saket, where he is admitted.

Jun 22, 2020, 23:34 PM IST

One-and-a-half-month-old baby dies of coronavirus COVID-19 infection at Delhi hospital

The baby died at Kalawati Saran Children's Hospital attached to Centre-run Lady Hardinge Medical College on Saturday morning, and it is the the first fatality of an infant due to COVID-19 in the national capital.

Apr 20, 2020, 11:09 AM IST

Jamaat patient created a ruckus in Delhi hospital

Many coronavirus patients are undergoing treatment at LNJP Hospital in Delhi. One of the Jamaat patients created a ruckus in the hospital, after which the doctors had to save their lives by hiding. To know more, watch the video

Apr 15, 2020, 12:26 PM IST

Delhi to get 13,899 hospital beds by 2023, 400 Mohalla Clinics by December

The report said that 200 Mohalla Clinics are ready for launch in October this year and an additional 200 will be ready by December this year.

Sep 11, 2019, 17:09 PM IST

Toddler refuses to get treated for fractured legs, doctors then plaster her doll to convince her

According to her parents, Zikra, the toddler, is very much attached to her doll and follows her. Hence, when she refused the treatment, the doctors first thought of treating her doll in order to convince her. As the doctors plastered the doll, Zikra soon agreed to receive the treatment.

Aug 31, 2019, 13:37 PM IST

Will not implement Ayushman Bharat Yojana in Delhi: Health Minister Satyendra Jain

Ayushman Bharat Yojana is a centrally sponsored scheme launched in 2018 and aims to address healthcare issues by providing coverage up to Rs 5 lakh to the needy. 

Jun 04, 2019, 15:08 PM IST

11-year-old patient allegedly raped in a Delhi hospital, accused arrested

The accused has been arrested and a case has been registered against him at the KN Katju Marg police station.

Sep 21, 2018, 14:44 PM IST

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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