Daily Archives: 14/03/2023

Amendments to hospital protection Act likely as doctors come under frequent attacks in Kerala

Though close to 200 cases of violence against healthcare workers have been reported in the State since 2020, none of the culprits have been booked under the Act, says IMA State unit. The doctors have urged the government to amend the Act to declare the area within a 500-metre radius of a hospital as a […]

Quitting Doctors: The New Phenomenon

Quitting Doctors: The New Phenomenon©️ Dr. Rajas Deshpande “I am reducing my practice now. I have already stopped admitting cases” one of my colleagues told me during the coffee break. I wasn’t surprised, as it was the fourth time this week some doctor had said that to me. He is an excellent physician, I know […]

Guidelines for determining medical negligence underway? Health Ministry says matter under Consideration

NMC had also written to the Union Health Ministry on September 29, 2021, suggesting the constitution, terms of members and functioning of such medical boards at district and state levels. — Read on medicaldialogues.in/news/health/medico-legal/guidelines-for-determining-medical-negligence-underway-health-ministry-says-matter-under-consideration-108471