Dr. Sylvia Karpagam The article in Bangalore Mirror on the 28th of November by Dr. N Prabhudev “Unhappy doctors, Unhappy patients’ requires another point of view. Dr. Prabhudev writes about many ‘characters’ in the ‘sad episode’ of the controversial KPME Act, with no one having ‘won’ in the end. He says patients died for want... Continue Reading →
Deccan Herald Link Himanshu M, Dec 1 2017, 1:27 IST The proposed amendment to the Karnataka Private Medical Establishment Act, 2007, has brought into focus the fault lines between the government and private medical establishments. Citing public interest, the government has sought to regulate quality and prices in the private sector and protect patients from... Continue Reading →
Karnataka Janaarogya Chaluvali Press relese kpmea kan_22nov_final Press Release November 22, 2017 State government has given in to pressure from the profiteering private hospital lobby and presented a compromised KPME Amendments Bill 2017 in the Assembly The aim of amendments to the KPME Act was to ensure protection of patient rights/citizens’ interests and bring in... Continue Reading →
News The parents were only allowed to take their daughter's body after paying a bill of Rs 18 lakh. IANS Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 18:56 Share @Facebook Share @twitter Share @Email Share @google+ Share @reddit Calling the death of a seven-year-old girl at Gurugram's Fortis Hospital unfortunate, Health Minister J.P. Nadda said on Tuesday that the government had... Continue Reading →
Scroll.in Link 13 hours ago Smitha NairHEALTH REPORT CARD India ranks a dismal 154 on the Healthcare Access and Quality Index, even as private health booms. Play We welcome your comments at email@example.com.
IndiaToday Link The Residents claim that political parties are more interested in supporting private hospitals rather than the rights of patients. Nolan Pinto | Posted By: Neha Vashishth Bengaluru, November 21, 2017 | UPDATED 16:23 IST A +A - Photo: PTI After a truce between the state government and the doctors was hammered last week, now residents belonging to various... Continue Reading →
Bill as tabled on 21st November 2017
When we refuse to pay auto drivers even a paise more for their service, why should we pay doctors their unregulated bills?
Posted By: Pallavi Sengupta Updated: Saturday, October 31, 2015, 15:45 [IST] Subscribe to Oneindia News Bengaluru, Oct 31: Aparna and Chetan did not know what awaited them when they were posing for their pregnancy shoot on Oct 10. By the time Chetan realised it, it was too late. Aparna and their newly born baby were... Continue Reading →