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Man wrongly put on dialysis in Maharashtra, may file case against hospital

On getting his tests done, he was told by the doctors that both his kidneys had failed and he would have to be put on dialysis. 

Jul 14, 2019, 14:25 PM IST

72-year-old man declared dead at government hospital in MP, found alive next morning

The man was brought to the Bina Civil Hospital in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar district after being found unconscious on a road.

Jun 23, 2019, 06:47 AM IST

Family from Bihar 'imprisoned' by Nepal hospital over payment issues

Family members have reportedly been threatened with grave consequences if the balance payment is not made.

Jul 27, 2018, 07:33 AM IST

No ambulance available, pregnant woman carried to hospital on makeshift cloth stretcher

The hospital claimed that the patient`s relatives did not wait for the ambulance to arrive, and decided to carry her on their shoulders.

Jun 07, 2018, 13:59 PM IST

Coma patient whose eye was allegedly nibbled by a rat at Mumbai hospital dies

The 27-year-old man reportedly went into coma two months ago after a brain surgery was performed on him to remove a blot clot at a local private hospital. 

May 04, 2018, 11:17 AM IST

Eye of coma patient allegedly nibbled by rat in a Mumbai hospital

The hospital administrator has denied the incident and has termed it as a case of conspiracy.

Apr 29, 2018, 07:02 AM IST

AIIMS doctor performs 'wrong' procedure on patient, tampers with documents to cover up fault

According to the nursing report, the doctor, who was told that the patient had complained of abdominal pain, made a standard vascular procedure used for patients with chronic kidney disease but after the operation, it was revealed that the patient did not suffer from any kidney ailment, the source said.

Apr 04, 2018, 18:24 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

Denied entry into Gurugram hospital over Aadhaar, woman delivers baby outside

A woman on Friday delivered her baby outside the emergency ward of a civil hospital in Gurugram after the staff allegedly denied her admission into the labour ward for not carrying her Aadhaar card, her family members said.

Feb 10, 2018, 09:46 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

Pregnant woman dies in Faridabad hospital, family gets billed Rs 18 lakh

While the hospital claims that all efforts were made to save the woman, family members charge that doctors had said operation could only be done once the fees was submitted.

Jan 11, 2018, 12:27 PM IST

Max Hospital had no record of time of death of the twin newborns, says police

The license of the 250-bedded hospital had also been cancelled by the Delhi government citing negligence on the part of the doctors.

Jan 08, 2018, 16:22 PM IST

Max hospital in Delhi faces another medical negligence death blame

The patient was admitted to Max hospital in Shalimar Bagh area of national capital.

Dec 28, 2017, 09:56 AM IST

9 doctors, 2 nurses of Max Hospital get notice over newborn death case

The council has asked the doctors and nurses to file a reply within 15 days. 

Dec 23, 2017, 12:04 PM IST

Woman gives birth in drain after hospital 'denies admission'

A woman in Koraput gave birth in a drain near a hospital's canteen in Koraput in Odisha after allegedly being denied admission.

Dec 16, 2017, 15:58 PM IST

Delhi: OPD of Max Hospital Shalimar Bagh over medical negligence case, patients left in a lurch

The Delhi government had on Friday cancelled the license of Max Hospital, Shalimar Bagh with immediate effect.

Dec 09, 2017, 12:25 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

Max medical negligence case: Newborn who was found alive dies during treatment

The hospital had earlier handed over the twins to the family after pronouncing them dead.

Dec 06, 2017, 13:18 PM IST

Medical negligence: Max Hospital probe to conclude on Monday

The investigation into the issue of medical negligence by Delhi`s Max hospital is expected to conclude by tomorrow and the findings are expected to be shared thereafter, the hospital authorities informed today.

Dec 03, 2017, 16:01 PM IST

Delhi hospital gives 'dead' twins to family, one found alive later

The hospital authority handed over two-newborn twins to the family declaring both dead. However, one of them later was found alive.

Dec 01, 2017, 15:51 PM IST