DELHI HOSPITALS

  • Delhi hospitals put on alert following swine flu death Yesterday

    New Delhi: Delhi government has put all its designated hospitals on alert and has asked them take appropriate measures and follow the standard protocols for treating swine flu patients in the wake of the death of a 51-year-old woman due to the virus. With 32 confirmed cases of H1N1 in the...
  • Gwalior: Probe team reaches Scindia School after alleged ragging of class IX student August 23, 2014

    Gwalior: A probe team has now reached Scindia School in Gwalior district of Madhya Pradesh after a class IX student was allegedly ragged. The student, son of a Bihar minister, has been battling for his life in a Delhi hospital ans is still on a life support system. The family...
  • Delhi: Hospitals to give first free copy of birth, death certificates June 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Soon you can get the first free copy of birth and death certificate from the hospitals itself, as the Delhi government launched the facility at the Lok Nayak Hospital. Delhi Chief Secretary, SK Srivastava handed over the first free birth certificate to one Ranjana Gupta, mother of the new...
  • Delhi HC asks govt to ensure treatment to rape victims January 31, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Thursday asked the state government and health department to issue a directive to hospitals to attend to all trauma patients. This also applies to the private hospitals in the city too. The court said that no hospital can turn down a patient who...
  • Delhi ICU deaths: Police arrest 2 December 5, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police arrested two people in connection with the horrific deaths of patients caused due to negligence at the Sushruta Trauma Centre, a government hospital, in the capital on Tuesday evening. The two have been identified as Amit Katoch and Mohan Sharma. While Katoch is the technician...
  • Delhi: Four die as oxygen supply machine malfunctions December 4, 2012

    New Delhi: Four critically ill patients died in a city hospital on Tuesday allegedly due to malfunctioning of an oxygen supply machine, prompting the Delhi government to order a probe into the incident. The incident happened at the Sushrut Trauma Centre in North Delhi on Tuesday morning following which relatives...
  • Woman tries to steal baby in the guise of doctor, held December 3, 2012

    New Delhi: A 28yearold married woman was arrested for allegedly attempting to abduct a newborn baby boy from a hospital in the national capital in the guise of a doctor. Deepti Bahari, a resident of Ghaziabad, had gone to the Hindu Rao Hospital on November 29 and kept inquring from...
  • Dengue back to haunt Delhi, 98 cases confirmed October 3, 2012

    New Delhi: Dengue is back in Delhi with 98 cases identified ever since the outbreak. The experts have blamed it on the lack of fumigation and sources said that municipal workers were unwilling to work because they had not got their salaries. The fatal fever is on the rise in the...
  • Falak better, may need more surgeries: AIIMS February 3, 2012

    New Delhi: Twoyearold Falak, who has been fighting for life at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), was taken off ventilator on Friday morning. Doctors at AIIMS said that Falak was stable but still critical. "Her lungs have improved, kidney and liver are okay. Falak is tolerating feed. Hope...
  • Baby Falak taken off ventilator February 3, 2012

    New Delhi: Twoyearold Falak, who has been fighting for life at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), was taken off ventilator on Friday morning. Doctors at AIIMS said that Falak was stable but still critical. Concerns remained on the spread of infection in her brain fluids. Doctors have claimed...
  • Baby Falak continues to struggle for life January 30, 2012

    New Delhi: As baby Falak continues to battle for her life, the father of the teenager who brought Falak to AIIMS now wants her custody. But the Delhi Women's Commission has stepped in saying they will oppose his demand. Baby Falak is out of ventilator for more than 72 hours...
  • Anna Hazare reaches Delhi for treatment January 29, 2012

    New Delhi: Anticorruption activist Anna Hazare on Sunday reached Delhi for further treatment in a superspeciality hospital as he was suffering from persisting cough and backpain. 74yearold Anna Hazare flew from Pune and reached the Delhi airport at around 1:30 am. He was taken to Medanta Hospital in adjoining Gurgaon. Hazare will...
  • Most Delhi hospitals lack fire NoC: Official December 9, 2011

    New Delhi: Learning lessons from the devastating fire in a Kolkata hospital, Delhi government on Friday decided to upgrade fire safety measures in 37 hospitals run by it most of which do not have the mandatory NOC from the fire department. A top official of the Health Department said most of...
  • Delhi blasts: Amid chaos, Delhi hospitals maintain calm September 14, 2008

    New Delhi: Delhi hospitals have come a long way since the blasts that rocked Sarojini Nagar in 2005. At that time, Safdarjung Hospital had struggled to cope with the influx of patients. But on Saturday, the Ram Manohar Lohia (RML) and other hospitals rose to deal with the crisis. The...