Charter of Patients' Rights: Time for govt to put in place mechanism to prevent medical malpractices, negligence in private hospitals
NHRC finalised a comprehensive 17-point charter of Patients’ rights in April last year and circulated this to the Union and State governments for comments
The Maharashtra government on Friday told the Bombay High Court that it was in the process of formulating a stringent law, on the lines of the Centre's Clinical Establishments Act, to regulate private nursing homes and hospitals in the state.
Dissenting Diagnosis: How corporatisation in medical sector leads to exploitation of patients’ rights
The book Dissenting Diagnosis calmly reveals the terrifying exploitation of patients in India by corrupt doctors prioritizing money over patient health. Here are some of the alarming ways in which women are exploited by medical practitioners.