Only Allopathic Doctors can practice Allopathy The National Commission came heavily on quacks and transgressing in other branches of medicines, in the case of DEEPESH KUMAR KUSHWAHA & 2 ORS.V/s.Dr. GOPAL NARAYAN AWTE & ors. Facts in Nutshell… 1. The Complainant, the Son of Labourers fell sick and he was
Rs. 1 Crore Compensation dismissed by Court in a case on misunderstood facts about Pregnancy In its recent judgment dated 28/10/2016, (MADHUMITA PODDAR & ANR V/s. DR. RANJANA V. DHANU & LILAWATI HOSPITAL ANR ) the National Commission dismissed the case. Facts in brief : 1. The Complainant, with the
Engaging a MBBS Doctor with no PG Degree, costed Rs. 10 lakh, to a Renowned Hospital in Pune A MBBS Doctor working as an Anesthetist over the period of 40 years, but having no PG Degree in Anesthesia was regarded as utter disregard to the rules, regulations and the rulings
No need for Doctors to have Shop Act License The Division Bench of Hon. Bombay High Court (Nagpur Bench) in its recent judgment dated 21st October, 2016 has reiterated the earlier views in the case of Indian Medical Association V/s. State of Maharashtra & ors. (Writ Petition No. 4579/2005 )
Even best professionals sometimes have failures. Court rejected Rs. 89 lakh compensation case against Hiranandani Hospital Doctor
Even best professionals sometimes have failures “Even best professionals, what to say of average professionals, sometimes have failures”.. The National Commission recently held in its judgement dated 10/05/2016 while dismissing the appeal filed by Dr. Alkankar Khanvilkar filed against L.H. Hiranandani Hospital. ( F.A. No.1000/2015), reported in IV (2016) CPJ
Proper informed consent of DNR ( Do Not Resuscitate) saved Apollo Hospital Chennai Doctors from Rs.20 lakhs of compensation
Proper informed consent of DNR ( Do Not Resuscitate) saved Apollo Hospital Chennai Doctors from Rs.20 lakhs of compensation APOLLO SPECIALTY HOSPITAL & ANR., CHENNAI V/s. R. MUTHUKRISHNAN Dated : 31 Aug 2016 Allegations of the Complainant : 1. The 12 year son of the Complainant was diagnosed as Acute
Negligence to Neonate costed Rs.15 lakhs to Doctors but Insurance Cover saved them MASTER SHIVANSHU V/s. DOON VALLEY HOSPITAL & 3 ORS.. Facts : Allegations on behalf of the Complainant : 1. A month old Baby, Shivanshu, suffering from high grade fever and seizures when admitted in the Hospital was
“Filling of ‘F’ forms is a clerical work to be done by Clinic and not by a Radiologist” – Bombay High Court
“Filling of ‘F’ forms is a clerical work to be done by Clinic and not by a Radiologist” – Bombay High Court The Bombay High Court came to the rescue of Radiologists by ruling that it is not the duty of a radiologist to maintain details in Form BH F.
Superspeciality Hospital operate on Wrong Leg. Family Fumes When a person enters a super speciality hospital, they expect a certain standard of medical care. However, a family from Ashok Vihar locality was in for a shock after doctors at Fortis Hospital in Shalimar Bagh area operated the wrong leg of
A Doctor cannot be held liable, if primary treatment is given by a Quack The patient lost his leg due to primary “treatment” by a quack, but the buck was shifted on the Doctors for Medical Negligence, but fortunately in vain for Drs. PRAYAG HOSPITAL & RESEARCH CENTER PVT. LTD.