Delhi government initiates legal action against two hospitals for turning away COVID patients

A government official said that complaints for filing FIRs against the hospitals under the Disaster Management Act have been lodged at concerned police stations.

published on : 18th April 2021

Delhi hospitals turning away COVID patients despite bed availability will face action, warns Sisodia

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal reviewed the COVID-19 situation along with Sisodia, Health minister Satyendar Jain and top officials.

published on : 17th April 2021

Delhi facilities see patient rush from NCR, neighbours

“The situation is very bad and too grim to describe. Hospitals are running full and we have to return patients, even those who are coming from Uttar Pradesh or Haryana.

published on : 15th April 2021

Fourteen private hospitals allowed to treat non-corona cases in Delhi

The decision came late Wednesday after a meeting between these 14 private hospitals and Health Minister Satyender Jain. 

published on : 15th April 2021

Cochlear implants to be free of cost soon in Delhi: Satyendar Jain

The Delhi government is planning to introduce cochlear implants for free of cost to patients under Delhi Arogya Kosh scheme, said Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Thursday.

published on : 5th March 2021

North Delhi Municipal Corporation sends notice to hospitals over paying less tax

The North MCD on Thursday started a survey of properties for assessing the tax. On the first day more than 1,200 property owners were issued notice over property tax in the Karol Bagh zone.

published on : 19th February 2021

OPD services at hospitals can resume in Delhi

Currently, there are 8,729 general beds across city hospitals are reserved for Covid patients out of which 718 remain occupied, which is only 8 per cent and the rest lying vacant.

published on : 28th January 2021

COVID-19 vaccination: On Day 2, less than 50% beneficiaries receive shots

Health Minister cites people not turning up at last moment for the low turnout

published on : 19th January 2021

Healthcare workers at Delhi hospital treated with chocolates, cakes, juices after COVID-19 vaccine shots

Dr Vikas Dogra, head of the pulmonology department, was the first health worker who received the vaccination at the hospital.

published on : 16th January 2021

89 sites identified for rolling out Covid-19 vaccination drive in Delhi

The hospitals where the COVID-19 shots will be administered include AIIMS, Safdarjung, Lok Nayak, GTB, Hindu Rao, Max, Fortis, Apollo, BL Kapur and Sir Gangaram.

published on : 11th January 2021

Delhi's GB Pant hospital to get 18 new ventilators

Delhi cabinet approves procurement to increase facilities and medical infrastructure in capital’s govt-run facilities

published on : 9th January 2021

Heart transported from airport to south Delhi hospital through green corridor in 17 mins

The harvested heart was flown to Delhi by a chartered flight. It landed at Terminal three of the Delhi airport at 7.50 pm Wednesday.

published on : 12th November 2020

Doctors of North Delhi Municipal Corporation-run hospitals call off strike

Senior doctors belonging to the MCDA had gone on casual leave en masse over their pending salaries on Monday and begun an indefinite strike on Tuesday.

published on : 28th October 2020

Hand over MCDs to us and we’ll run smoothly: AAP

The government has also written a letter to the commissioners of three MCDs seeking an explanation over their poor financial situation.

published on : 25th October 2020

Delhi senior doctors set to go on mass leave from October 27 if salary issue not resolved

They have also sought a permanent solution for handing over municipal health services to the Central Government is not decided.

published on : 25th October 2020
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