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Feb 26, 2019
Charter of Patients' Rights: Time for govt to put in place mechanism to prevent medical malpractices, negligence in private hospitalsNHRC finalised a comprehensive 17-point charter of Patients’ rights in April last year and circulated this to the Union and State governments for comments
Nov 30, 2018
India's public healthcare: Moving from 'biggest' to 'finest' infrastructure a mustWill the right healthcare system move India from a developing to a developed nation?
Jul 27, 2018
Maharashtra's NGO-run private hospitals told to add 'charity' in their names to help poor patients identify themAll NGO-run private hospitals in Maharashtra are asked to add "charity" to their names so as to help poor patients identify them and avail the facilities
Jun 08, 2018
Maharashtra govt says it is formulating stringent law to regulate private hospitalsThe 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.
Dec 27, 2017
Govt's cheaper medicare drive pinches pharmaceutical sector, private hospitals in 2017While the government's directive to doctors to prescribe only generic names unsettled pharma companies, the NPPA's (National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority) move to cap prices of medical devices such as stents and knee implants created discomfort for the manufacturers.
Dec 03, 2017
Max Hospital row: Arvind Kejriwal calls for legal framework to check 'open loot' by private hospitalsChief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said there should be a legal framework to check "open loot" and "criminal negligence" by private hospitals, in the wake of a premature baby wrongly declared dead.
Nov 23, 2017
Karnataka Assembly passes bill to regulate private hospitals, ensure quality healthcareThe Karnataka Assembly on Wednesday in Belagavi passed a bill to regulate the functioning of private hospitals across the state.
Nov 18, 2017
Karnataka doctors' protest: Around 50,000 medicos call off five-day strike, start treating out-patientsPrivate doctors across Karnataka were back to work on Saturday and began treating out-patients after they called off their five-day strike on Friday.
Nov 14, 2017
Health ministry expands CGHS benefits: Move to provide free treatment in empanelled private hospitals to 45 lakh employeesThe ministry of health and family welfare has made it easier for central government employees to avail CGHS benefits from private hospitals.
Jul 09, 2017
AAP free surgery scheme: Delhi leaders call it a diversion from corruption charges, question feasibilityDelhi BJP called the Arvind Kejriwal government's 'free surgery scheme' a "deception" to divert attention from corruption charges it is facing.