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May 21, 2017
Cardiac stents row: ESIC told to reveal patients referred to private hospitals after RTI applicant alleges corruptionTaking a serious view of private hospitals "fleecing" patients for cardiac stents, the Central Information Commission (CIC) has directed the Employees State Insurance Corporation (ESCI) to disclose the number of patients referred by it to private hospitals for the implants and the prices paid to those hospitals.
Mar 19, 2017
National Health Policy 2017: Medical experts deem targets unattainable, say new laws neededExperts have doubted the attainability of targets set by the National Health Policy 2017, as it avoids the task of chalking out a clear path to synergise relationship between public and private players
Mar 15, 2017
Do not want to shut pvt hospitals but some are not profit-making ventures, says MamataUrging private hospitals not to charge patients exorbitantly, Banerjee explained that she was not against those who were able to pay hefty amounts for their treatment.
Dec 07, 2016
Fewer rural women opting for private healthcare: Study shows increased access to government hospitalsThere was a 24 percent rise in rural women accessing public healthcare between 2004 and 2014, according to a new report by Brookings India, a think tank, significant in a country where half the rural population uses private healthcare, which is four times costlier.
Nov 18, 2016
Demonetisation: Withdrawal limit for marriages perked up, but patients left to sufferPatients and their families would have sent their collective blessings skyward had the government simultaneously heeded their plaintive plea too
Nov 11, 2016
Akhilesh Yadav asks Centre to allow use of invalid notes in private hospitals till 30 NovUttar Pradesh CM Akhilesh Yadav urged PM Modi and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to allow Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 invalid notes at private hospitals.
Feb 26, 2016
Private hospitals charge four times more than government ones: National surveyThe treatment in private hospitals is four times costlier than public facilities, this reflects challenges India faces in providing affordable healthcare
Sep 21, 2015
Dengue crisis: Private hospitals don’t have enough ICU beds for the poor, says Delhi Health MinisterWhile Delhi grapples with the problem of hospital beds to accommodate the deluge of dengue patients, some upscale private hospitals have been found wanting in cooperating with the health authorities in tackling the crisis.
Jun 04, 2014
Parking-centred hospitals: How vehicles affect health care accessIndia could do well to ensure private healthcare providers do not diddle their customers through parking fees, the imposition of which is inherently illegitimate