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Amritsar Civil Hospital senior medical officer dies of Covid-19

Dr Arun Sharma tested positive on August 18. “It’s sad to lose such a brilliant and committed doctor,” tweets CM Amarinder Singh
Dr Arun Sharma, senior medical officer of Amritsar Civil Hospital.(HT Photo)
Dr Arun Sharma, senior medical officer of Amritsar Civil Hospital.(HT Photo)
Updated on Aug 30, 2020 04:43 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Amritsar | ByHT Correspondent, Amritsar

Covid patient jumps to death from Amritsar hospital’s second floor, DC marks probe

46-year-old man from Tarn Taran succumbed to head injuries
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Published on Aug 17, 2020 07:48 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | ByMandeep Kaur Narula, Amritsar

AIIMS patient kills self; cops cite his battle with cancer

The Hauz Khas police station got a call around 6.15 am that a man hung himself inside the hospital. “The body was sent for autopsy.
Deputy commissioner of police (south) Atul Thakur said inquest proceedings were underway and the body was handed over to the relatives after postmortem examination.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Deputy commissioner of police (south) Atul Thakur said inquest proceedings were underway and the body was handed over to the relatives after postmortem examination.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Published on Jun 06, 2020 04:28 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent

MBBS intern, policewoman among six fresh Covid-19 cases in Chandigarh; count climbs to 189

The day also witnessed two people getting recovered, taking the total to 30.
The 24-year-old MBBS intern was posted in the emergency ward of Government Multi Specialty Hospital, Sector 16, and the 25-year-old policewoman was a new recruit of Chandigarh Police.(Representative Image/HT)
The 24-year-old MBBS intern was posted in the emergency ward of Government Multi Specialty Hospital, Sector 16, and the 25-year-old policewoman was a new recruit of Chandigarh Police.(Representative Image/HT)
Updated on May 13, 2020 12:21 AM IST
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Hindustan Times/Chandigarh | ByHT Correspondent

Lokpal member justice Ajay Kumar Tripathi dies of Covid-19

Ajay Kumar Tripathi was the second Covid-19 patient to be admitted to the Jai Prakash Narayan Trauma Centre, which was converted into a stand-alone Covid-19 centre, one of the three government centres in the city.
Ajay Kumar Tripathi had been on the ventilator and was in a critical condition when he was admitted.(MINT)
Ajay Kumar Tripathi had been on the ventilator and was in a critical condition when he was admitted.(MINT)
Updated on May 03, 2020 02:54 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByAnonna Dutt, New Delhi

Suspected Covid patient kills self by jumping off 3rd floor of Panchkula civil hospital

A 30-year-old man ended his life by jumping off the third floor of the local civil hospital in Sector 6 on Wednesday. A tuberculosis patient and resident of Surajpur in Pinjore, the man was tested for Covid-19 on suspicion, which left him upset. Around 9.
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Published on Apr 29, 2020 11:22 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | ByHT Correspondent, Panchkula

Wish to serve on the frontline, says PGI nurse who survived Covid

A 32-year-old nursing officer of Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, who recovered from Covid-19 on Tuesday, wishes to be on the frontline in the war against the epidemic once he joins work. The male nurse is among the two patients discharged from PGI on Tuesday after recovering from the disease, bringing the number of active cases in the city to 12.
The Chandigarh PGIMER nurse who recovered from Covid-19 being sent home, where he will be in self isolation for two more weeks.(HT photo)
The Chandigarh PGIMER nurse who recovered from Covid-19 being sent home, where he will be in self isolation for two more weeks.(HT photo)
Published on Apr 14, 2020 08:40 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | ByAmanjeet Singh Salyal, Chandigarh

84-year-old run over by SUV at Panchkula civil hospital

Had gone to civil hospital for treatment; killed in the parking area
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Updated on Feb 13, 2020 12:58 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | ByHT Correspondent, Panchkula

PGI senior faculty to oversee emergency ward till late evening

STREAMLINING SERVICESSpecialists up to the level of additional professors from different departments will discuss cases and treatment required by patients
The move is aimed to decongest the emergency ward which, on an average, receives around 250 patients daily.(HT FILE)
The move is aimed to decongest the emergency ward which, on an average, receives around 250 patients daily.(HT FILE)
Published on Feb 07, 2020 12:57 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | ByAmanjeet Singh Salyal, Chandigarh

Patients suffer as specialist doctors go on strike in Amritsar civil hospital

Doctors at the Jallianwala Bagh Martyrs Memorial Civil Hospital, Amritsar on Thursday went on a one-day strike in protest against heavy burden on them due to shortage of emergency medical officers (EMOs) in the hospital. Since as many as 80% posts of EMOs are lying vacant in the hospital, specialist doctors are forced to perform emergency duties along with their general duties.
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Published on Jan 30, 2020 11:25 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Amritsar | ByHT Correspondent, Amritsar

Ludhiana civil hospital paediatric ward grappling with staff shortage

The state government is in the process of augmenting healthcare services by setting up nine more mother and child health centres at Moga, Tarn Taran, Fatehgarh Churian, Bham, Samana, Khanna, Sangrur, Malerkotla and Nakodar, but its centre at the civil hospital here is grappling with staff shortage and has been under pressure to provide quality service.
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Published on Dec 18, 2019 10:22 PM IST
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Hindusutan Times, Ludhiana | ByHarvinder Kaur, Ludhiana

Patient’s attendant dies of ‘drug overdose’ in Ludhiana

7-year-old Payal resident was lying unconscious in DMCH bathroom, dies during treatment
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Updated on Nov 21, 2019 10:51 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | ByHT Correspondent, Ludhiana

Health, fire departments in Patiala to remain functional all through today

Emergency services will operational at government health institutes including Mata Kaushalya Hospital, Government Rajindra hospital, and other sub-divisional hospitals and community health centres
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Published on Oct 26, 2019 09:47 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | ByHT Correspondent, Patiala

Health workers protest for better pay, job security

Staff appointed under the Mission work on a contractual basis of 11 months, according to the workers, who said that there is no provision for leaves other than 12 casual leaves during the period of employment.
Around 3,000 workers under the National Health Mission (NHM) in Haryana held a protest outside the chief minister’s residence in Karnal. The protests are likely to continue today.(Sourced)
Around 3,000 workers under the National Health Mission (NHM) in Haryana held a protest outside the chief minister’s residence in Karnal. The protests are likely to continue today.(Sourced)
Published on Sep 10, 2019 02:51 AM IST
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Gurugram | ByHT Correspondent, Gurugram

Traffic congestion becomes order of day on PGI campus

As per the official records, on any given day, 13,000 cars,10,000 scooters, 1,500 auto-rickshaws and 300 cycle rickshaws commute on the campus starting from 7am to 5pm
As many as 10 security guards have been deployed to control the traffic on campus.(HT PHOTO)
As many as 10 security guards have been deployed to control the traffic on campus.(HT PHOTO)
Published on Sep 10, 2019 12:31 AM IST
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ByAmanjeet Singh, Chandigarh

Patients suffer as doctors strike work at Panchkula civil hospital

The association, which has a representation of around 2,500 doctors in the state, has been demanding additional increments to specialist doctors and assured career progression on a par with other states, such as Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Delhi, according to its members
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Published on Sep 06, 2019 01:33 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Panchkula | ByHT Correspondent, Panchkula

Rowdy attendants at Uttar Pradesh hospital: Harrowing time for heart patients as docs strike work

The death of a patient at around 3 am incensed the attendants, who barged inside the emergency ward of Lari Cardiology while blaming the doctors for the death and threatening them, eyewitnesses said.
Patients suffer as resident Doctors boycotted work after attendants entered into scuffle with them [ doctors ] at Lari, KGMU, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh on Saturday.(Dheeraj Dhawan/HT Photo)
Patients suffer as resident Doctors boycotted work after attendants entered into scuffle with them [ doctors ] at Lari, KGMU, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh on Saturday.(Dheeraj Dhawan/HT Photo)
Published on Jul 14, 2019 12:47 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Lucknow | ByHT Correspondent

‘AIIMS trauma centre processes are very similar to those in Israel’

Before the centre became fully operational in 2007, a group of doctors were trained at Rambam Hospital in Haifa, Israel, a region that was prone to frequent rocket attacks.
Apart from the Israeli model, a pilot project based on the Australian health system is on.(HT Photo)
Apart from the Israeli model, a pilot project based on the Australian health system is on.(HT Photo)
Updated on Jun 23, 2019 05:59 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByAnonna Dutt

Patients bear brunt as junior doctors continue stir in West Bengal

Hundreds of doctors have resigned in support of their colleagues. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has urged the junior doctors to return to work and said her government had accepted their demands.
Patients have been facing the heat of junior doctors’ protest in West Bengal as services remained affected in state-run hospitals (Photo by Samir Jana/Hindustan Times)
Patients have been facing the heat of junior doctors’ protest in West Bengal as services remained affected in state-run hospitals (Photo by Samir Jana/Hindustan Times)
Updated on Jun 16, 2019 05:17 PM IST
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No respite for patients as doctors’ strike continues in West Bengal

Sunday being a holiday, the out-patient departments remained closed and the number of patients waiting outside hospitals or visiting the emergency wards was also low. The emergency services, however, functioned normally.
The striking doctors across hospitals were looking forward to a General Body meeting to be held at the NRS Medical College and Hospital, the epicentre of the protests. (HT Photo)
The striking doctors across hospitals were looking forward to a General Body meeting to be held at the NRS Medical College and Hospital, the epicentre of the protests. (HT Photo)
Updated on Jun 16, 2019 12:52 PM IST
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Kolkata | ByIndo Asian News Service

Bengal strike enters 6th day, doctors say ready for talks with Mamata government

Earlier, the agitators had insisted that Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee visit the city’s NRS Medical College and Hospital, the epicentre of the agitation.
Junior doctors from NRS Medical College and Hospital continuing their strike inside the hospital campus(Samir Jana/HT Photo)
Junior doctors from NRS Medical College and Hospital continuing their strike inside the hospital campus(Samir Jana/HT Photo)
Updated on Jun 16, 2019 12:28 PM IST
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Kolkata | ByPress Trust of India

‘Striking junior doctors hurled abuses at me’: Mamata Banerjee

The chief minister made the allegation hours after her visit to the state-run hospital in the afternoon to take stock of the situation in the wake of disruption of medical services across the state.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday accused the striking junior doctors of the city’s SSKM Hospital of verbally abusing her during her visit there.(PTI)
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday accused the striking junior doctors of the city’s SSKM Hospital of verbally abusing her during her visit there.(PTI)
Updated on Jun 14, 2019 10:38 AM IST
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Kolkata | ByPress Trust of India

After power failure, 3 patients on ventilator die at Madurai hospital

According to the relatives of the deceased, three people have died and two more who were on ventilator are fighting for life after a power cut that continued for nearly two and half hours in Madurai.
The relatives of the victims are alleging ventilator failure as the reason for the deaths. But Dean Vanitha Mani refuted the charge saying it was natural death due to the patients’ poor physical health. (Image for representational purpose only).(HT FILE PHOTO)
The relatives of the victims are alleging ventilator failure as the reason for the deaths. But Dean Vanitha Mani refuted the charge saying it was natural death due to the patients’ poor physical health. (Image for representational purpose only).(HT FILE PHOTO)
Updated on May 09, 2019 08:44 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chennai | ByM Manikandan

Why do hospital labs remain shut on public holidays?

Dustbins near the bed, occasional power cuts and mosquito buzz added to woes of patients in emergency ward of Lohia institute
Bins for biomedical waste kept near a patient’s bed in the emergency ward.(deepak Gupta/HT Photo)
Bins for biomedical waste kept near a patient’s bed in the emergency ward.(deepak Gupta/HT Photo)
Published on Apr 28, 2019 07:17 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Lucknow | ByRajeev Mullick

Woman constable attacked with acid after she rejects marriage proposal

Giving details of the case, the SSP said the constable was staying at a rented accommodation in Damodar Pura area of Mathura and was attacked with acid soon after she left for duty around 4.30 am on Thursday.
Woman constable attacked with acid after she rejects marriage proposal (Sanjeev Verma/HT)
Woman constable attacked with acid after she rejects marriage proposal (Sanjeev Verma/HT)
Updated on Apr 04, 2019 05:23 PM IST
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Agra | ByHT Correspondent

Najafgarh likely to get 100-bed hospital

Besides other facilities, the hospital will have a delivery unit, an intensive care unit and an emergency ward. It will also have paediatrics wards and ICU for neonates and children.
Najafgarh likely to get 100-bed hospital.(AFP)
Najafgarh likely to get 100-bed hospital.(AFP)
Published on Mar 04, 2019 01:51 AM IST
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New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent

‘Couple’ jumps before train: Girl dies, boy hurt

The girl, Kamaljit Kaur, died on the spot, while her alleged lover Gurjit Singh, 22, was seriously injured
A 16-year-old girl and her alleged lover attempted suicide by jumping before a running train.(HT Photo)
A 16-year-old girl and her alleged lover attempted suicide by jumping before a running train.(HT Photo)
Updated on Aug 30, 2018 09:15 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Nabha | ByHT Correspondent

Himachal employee injured in shooting during Kasauli demolition drive dies

Gulab Singh of Kanda village in Kasauli was put on a ventilator on May 10 after he suffered a cardiac arrest at Chandigarh’s PGIMER.
Vijay Singh, who allegedly shot dead a town planner during a demolition drive in Kasauli on May 1.(PTI File)
Vijay Singh, who allegedly shot dead a town planner during a demolition drive in Kasauli on May 1.(PTI File)
Updated on May 14, 2018 09:23 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Mohali | ByHT Correspondent

40% patients referred to emergency ward are on unwarranted antibiotic prescription: PGI study

In 2017, over 500 patients referred from adjoining states were analysed to find out how many of them were administered antibiotics, and more. 
The institute has a crowding problem in the emergency wing too.(HT File)
The institute has a crowding problem in the emergency wing too.(HT File)
Updated on Apr 05, 2018 02:14 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | ByTanbir Dhaliwal, Chandigarh

Video of patient with hands and legs tied in Aligarh hospital goes viral, DM seeks report

The JN Medical College and Hospital insists that it is standard operating procedure to restrict a patient’s movements while the resident doctors’ association has blamed the Aligarh Muslim University students union for the video.
The video is said to have been shot in the emergency ward of the medical college.(HT)
The video is said to have been shot in the emergency ward of the medical college.(HT)
Updated on Mar 31, 2018 08:48 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Aligarh | ByPradeep Saxena
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