Prioritise health scheme beneficiaries, pvt hospitals told
In an Office Memorandum (OM) seen by this newspaper, the Directorate of Health Services instructed private hospitals to prioritise DGEHS beneficiaries’ cases.
Tamil Nadu told to ensure effective implementation of health insurance scheme by private hospitals
The court observed that medical schemes initiated by the government are vital for ensuring access to quality healthcare for the people.
Kochi medical insurance fraud case: Probe launched
Though she was supposed to transfer the advance amount as refund to the patients after claiming the amount, she failed to transfer the amount to the patients.
Can't expect Centre and state governments to provide security cover to private hospitals: SC
The apex court was hearing a petition seeking directions to the authorities to ensure adequate security at hospitals and medical centres to prevent attacks on doctors and healthcare workers.
54 private hospitals put on notice in Nizamabad District over forceful C-sections
The committee inspected several private hospitals and found 54 in violation of guidelines of C-section deliveries. Of these 54 hospitals, 37 are in Nizamabad, nine in Armoor and remaining in Bodhan.
Will ensure private hospitals provide free service to poor, Telangana HC told
However, they do not keep their word once their hospitals are in place, the PIL said.
State clears Rs 779 crore Covid bills of private hospitals
The department is yet to clear Rs 2.83 crore to private hospitals for treating 653 more Covid patients since April this year.
Woman loses baby as doctors leave for function in Hyderabad
It was later found that all the doctors and the staff were at a party organised to celebrate the ‘bride-to-be’ function of the hospital owner’s grand-daughter on the top floor of the hospital building
Drug addict in Bhubaneswar stabs wife to death
The accused Sanjit Dash, a BSc graduate, stabbed his wife Saraswati (36) multiple times with a kitchen knife at their house in Ghatikia under Bharatpur police limits at about 11 am on Thursday.
Two of four workers trapped under debris in Bangalore, rescued
Two workers Basavaraj and Rafiq Saab have been rescued. Search for the other two is still on.
I-T dept spot-checks private hospitals for TDS evasion
Income Tax TDS wing on Thursday carried out spot verification at major private hospitals in Kochi regarding tax deduction and salaries given to consultant doctors.
Two newborns found dead at a private hospital in Hyderabad
The families protested near the hospital demanding action against the hospital administration.
Haryana hospital joins hands with a supermarket to offer free treatment; draws flak
The Chhattisgarh Medical Council felt that the publicity has lowered the dignity and honour of the profession to the level of commodity.
Kerala to impose Rs 14-lakh fine on private hospital for fleecing Covid patient
The state government will impose a fine of Rs 14 lakh on a private hospital that overcharged a Covid patient referred by the district collectorate for free treatment.
Nurses to go on indefinite strike from Monday
The United Nurses Association (UNA), who have been on protest for about a month, has decided to go on an indefinite strike in the state from July 17.
Kalakshetra students protest demanding action against teacher accused of sexual harassment
CBI arrests Safdarjung Hospital neurosurgeon Manish Rawat on corruption charges
Karnataka polls: 'Talks are on', says Yediyurappa on son Vijayendra taking on Siddaramaiah in Varuna
‘Don’t know how it happened’: BJP MLA caught watching porn in Tripura Assembly, party seeks clarification
Philippine ferry fire kills 31 people; at least 7 missing
13 dead as roof of Indore temple stepwell caves in, operations underway to rescue others