hospitals

Take strong action against overcharging by private hospitals: CM to officials

Reviewing the pandemic situation in the State, the Chief Minister asked the officials to ensure the helplines in Covid hospitals are active and effective.

published on : 12th May 2021

Separate isolation wards to ease load at VIMSAR

However, with patients inflow to the Casualty increasing manifold, the isolation wards have very little space to accommodate them.

published on : 12th May 2021

Bankisole Covid hospital help desk offers little help

Sources said, a 78-year-old man from Khiripada within Betnoti police limits was admitted to the Covid hospital on Wednesday last after testing positive.

published on : 12th May 2021

Stern steps needed against private hospitals: BBMP chief

Bommai said that at present, stepdown hospitals have 960 beds, which should be increased to at least 5,000 in two days.

published on : 12th May 2021

Private hospitals scramble for oxygen, Covid patients left in the lurch in Kasaragod

At least 3 hospitals made to beg for cylinders to save lives of patients on O2 support; nearly none have buffer stock

published on : 12th May 2021

After HC order, Kerala caps Covid treatment rates in private hospitals

Activists say private hospital bills still on higher side, complain MRP printed on consumables exorbitant

published on : 11th May 2021

Private hospitals must follow govt order, rules HC

Says any violation will be dealt with by authorities strictly, government should make sure that the grievance redressal mechanism is put in place soon

published on : 11th May 2021

Covid vaccine stock at private hospitals in Coimbatore runs out

An official in a private hospital said they were waiting for clarity from the government.

published on : 11th May 2021

Covid-19 patient guide issued by Hyderabad-based AIG Hospitals

The guide has been curated with 'multidisciplinary inputs from our internal medicine, pulmonology, and critical care teams,' he said.

published on : 11th May 2021

'Kanji' at Rs 1,300 shocks Kerala HC, tells govt to enforce order capping Covid treatment at private hospitals immediately

The HC made it clear that no private hospitals shall be entitled to charge on consumables and PPE kits, essential instruments like Oximeter more than the cost price at which it was procured by them.

published on : 10th May 2021

Private hospitals of Kasaragod left gasping for oxygen

Neighbouring Dakshina Kannada has no oxygen to spare as Palakkad unit stopped supplying 10,000 litres of liquid oxygen to it two weeks ago

published on : 10th May 2021

10 complaints after Andhra govt caps treatment charges in private hospitals

Some hospitals, according to the complaints, were charging Rs 30,000 per day for Covi treatment against Rs 16,500 fixed by the State government.

published on : 10th May 2021

New COVID war room in Tamil Nadu's Vellore ensures more ICU beds

To avail themselves of these beds, patients especially those who are critically ill, should register through 104 health helpline. 

published on : 10th May 2021

Private hospitals seek Tamil Nadu government's urgent help to breathe life into treatment

Officials at the 104 State helpline at the DMS campus said that about 90 per cent of calls to the helpline are requests from the private hospitals for oxygen.

published on : 10th May 2021

Web portal launched for tracking status of beds in private hospitals in Bengaluru

Private Hospitals and Nursing Home Association president Dr Prasanna HM said that it was heartbreaking to see people running around in search of hospital beds.

published on : 10th May 2021
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