lok nayak hospital]
UPDATED ON DEC 29, 2020 02:03 AM IST
As of Monday evening, 31 patients were admitted in the special ward at Lok Nayak hospital of whom 20 are UK-returned Covid-19 patients and 11 are their contacts who tested positive.
UPDATED ON DEC 27, 2020 01:32 AM IST
The Union government had suspended all flights from the UK on December 23 to prevent the spread of a new strain of Covid-19 that experts fear is more contagious.
By HT correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 24, 2020 03:53 AM IST
In addition, 300 beds will be added in the existing building, taking the hospital’s bed strength to 3,800 in 2.5 years
By HT Correspondent | Edited by Sparshita Saxena | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 17, 2020 10:57 PM IST
There is also a play area with colourful posters and matting with alphabets on it, and toys for the children being treated at the hospital.
UPDATED ON JUL 29, 2020 02:11 AM IST
The hospital has been recording a couple of deaths daily since it started treating Covid-19 patients in March. The number of deaths had shot up to 10 to 15 a day in June when Delhi had seen a surge in the number of cases.
By Anonna Dutt | Hindustan Times, New Delhi, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 14, 2020 03:54 AM IST
Lok Nayak hospital has already set up an apheresis machine, which is used to separate the blood components. The collection of plasma from recovered Covid-19 patients will start this week, the hospital said.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 29, 2020 12:44 AM IST
Data compiled by the Delhi government on Sunday showed that out of 5,777 Covid-19 patients who have been admitted to the hospital so far, 4,169 have recovered.
By Prawesh Lama | Hindustan Times, New Delhi, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 28, 2020 09:32 AM IST
On Tuesday, eight bodies were returned from the Nigambodh Ghat CNG crematorium because the facility was in no position to accept more bodies for disposal. Only two of its six furnaces were working.
UPDATED ON MAR 24, 2020 09:26 PM IST
Till now, people who are suspected Covid-19 patients are first triaged (order and site of treatment is decided) on the ground floor of the hospital’s emergency building and then moved to the Covid-19 isolation ward on the sixth floor of the same building.
By Anvit Srivastava | Hindustan Times, New Delhi, New Delhi
UPDATED ON FEB 01, 2019 02:11 PM IST
A 2015 special audit report of the hospital allegedly confirmed that 10 people — five junior residents and five senior residents — siphoned off the money with the help of a person posted in the accounts branch.
UPDATED ON AUG 29, 2018 03:14 PM IST
The Delhi State AIDS Control Society, the state-level authority of NACO, has already released Rs 45 lakh for locally purchasing these medicines for Delhi centres.
PUBLISHED ON AUG 29, 2018 02:19 AM IST
It will take at least three to four days for supply to normalise, according to senior officials in Delhi’s health department.