Medical Negligence
West Bengal  /  Published 24.06.21

Govt doctor held over assault in Raiganj

At a healthcare facility in the Debinagar area, families of some patients told the inspection team that the hospital was not accepting Swasthya Sathi insurance cards...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

Calcutta  /  Published 12.05.21

Doctors panel highlights lapses

The team came to know that at some hospitals there was no proper system of bedside monitoring of the patients, including their oxygen saturation levels...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

India  /  Published 06.05.21

Covid deaths in ‘abandoned’ clinic

Videos of people barging into Kriti Hospital’s ICU — devoid of any medical staff — and finding their relatives dead are now viral online...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 01.05.21

Ruckus over patient death in Dhanbad

Family members claim remdesivir was given before Covid test results came in...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 26.04.21

3 die of Covid, doctors flee

Families allege medical negligence, doctors flee, treatment records go missing ...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad


Jharkhand  /  Published 11.04.21

Dhanbad: doctors flee after woman dies

Husband seeks justice for alleged medical negligence at Dhanbad clinic...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Calcutta  /  Published 17.12.20

Rs 2 lakh compensation for baby’s death

The infant was born on November 4 at Eco Hospital in Barasat and passed away the next morning...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.11.20

Covid patient mix-up showcause

A doctor and two nurses of Balaram hospital has been identified, against whom action shall be taken: Directorate of health services...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 22.11.20

‘Dead’ Covid patient found alive

Hospital error leads to mistaken identity...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Khardah

India  /  Published 21.10.20

Ventilator charge gains voice

In a leaked audio message, nursing officer Jalaja Devi is purportedly heard warning others against any lapses and citing how a poorly fitted ventilator tube had cost a life...
By Our Correspondent in Bangalore


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