Friday, June 5, 2015

Apollo hospital fined Rs.1 crore for medical negligence

The national consumer forum has ordered Apollo Hospital to pay a compensation of Rs.1 crore to a couple for wrongful delivery of their child that caused permanent brain damage. Holding the hospital and its gynaecologist for “medical negligence”, the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC) has asked Indraprastha Apollo Hospital and its gynaecologist,