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Tag: Medical Negligence

Medical Negligence
Man Dies After Treatment At Private Clinic In Odisha’s Sonepur, Kin Allege Medical Negligence

The family members of the deceased, Kartik Meher alleged that his health condition worsened after taking medicines and injections from the doctor at the private clinic in Birmaharajpur.

Newborn ‘Swapped’ At Sonepur Hospital
Newborn ‘Swapped’ At Hospital In Odisha’s Sonepur, Family Demands Inquiry

Banita’s husband, Bisikesan Jhankar alleged, “They (hospital staff) initially told us that my wife had delivered a baby boy. Later after 20 minutes, we were handed over a baby girl. I want an enquiry into the matter.”

OTV Impact: Medical Team Visits HIV Positive Pregnant Woman 'Denied Treatment' At Malkangiri Hospita
OTV Impact: Medical Team Visits HIV Positive Pregnant Woman 'Denied Treatment' At Malkangiri Hospital

The move from the hospital authorities came after OTV’s report highlighted this case of alleged discrimination to HIV patients in Odisha.

HIV Positive Pregnant Woman 'Denied Treatment' At Malkangiri Hospital, Delivers Baby At Home
HIV Positive Pregnant Woman 'Denied Treatment' At Malkangiri Hospital, Delivers Baby At Home

After being turned away, the woman was allegedly carried on a bike by her husband to their home where she gave birth to a girl child.

Wrong Injection?
Medical Negligence: ‘Wrong Injection’ To Patient In Odisha Hospital Triggers Protest

In yet another instance of medical negligence, an elderly patient was allegedly administered a wrong injection at Basudevpur community health centre in Bhadrak. The matter came to light after tension erupted at the hospital over alleged recklessness of the on-duty nurse.

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84-Year-Old Patient Administered 'Wrong' Injection At Odisha Hospital, Kin Alleges Negligence

"Only distilled water was administered to my father and they kept the injection," claim patient's family.

Dog Eats Away Parts Of Accident Victim’s Body In Rourkela Hospital, Team Formed To Probe
Dog Eats Away Parts Of Accident Victim’s Body In Rourkela Hospital, Team Formed To Probe

Rajesh Yadav of Udit Nagar area died after being hit by a four-wheeler on Thursday. His body was kept in the mortuary of RGH for post-mortem. However, the parts of the face of the deceased were found eaten up by a dog. 

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Odisha: Woman Delivers Baby In Auto Rickshaw After Alleged Medical Negligence

In another instance of alleged medical negligence, a woman reportedly delivered a baby in an auto-rickshaw in Odisha’s Ganjam district. As per reports, the pregnant woman developed labour pain on Wednesday (November 17) night following which her family members took her to Beguniapada Primary Health Centre in an auto rickshaw.

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Odisha Woman Dies After Transfusion Of Wrong Group Blood At Rourkela Govt Hospital

Based on the complaint, police have initiated a probe into the incident while the hospital authorities have also constituted a five-member medical team led by RGH Superintendent Jagadish Chandra Barik and started an enquiry.

Injured Ambulance Driver Dies Due To Unavailability Of Ambulance In Odisha’s Jharsuguda
Injured Ambulance Driver Dies Due To Unavailability Of Ambulance In Odisha’s Jharsuguda

"The unfortunate death of Jatis occurred due to the incompetence of the medical system in availing timely treatment to the critical patient."

Medical Negligence
Saline & Medication Gets Interchanged Between Kidney & Stomach Ache Patients In Odisha Hospital

In a case of gross medical negligence, medication of two patients got interchanged at Bhima Bhoi Medical College and Hospital in Bolangir on Monday (Nov 1). As per reports, the two patients were admitted to the medicine ward on beds 48 and 49 in the hospital for kidney ailment and stomach ache respectively.

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Minor Girl's Body Lies Unattended In Chandbali CHC, Bhadrak
Heights Of Insensitivity: 2-YO Girl’s Body Lies Unattended At Odisha Hospital As Parents Cry For Help

The tragedy was that though the couple waited indefinitely for the post-mortem, neither did the medical staff nor the policeman bothered to get the autopsy done even after 28 hours

Road Blockade Over Alleged Medical Negligence
Locals Block Road Over Man's Death Due To 'Medical Negligence', Demand Rs 10L Compensation

Locals staged a road blockade at Poda Bastia square on the Baripada-Udala road in Mayurbhanj district over death of a man due to alleged medical negligence bringing the vehicular movement to a grinding halt

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Medical Negligence? Newborn, Mother Die In Odisha Hospital

In a tragic incident, a woman and her newborn died at a government hospital in Odisha. As per family members, the woman died of medical negligence at Jharsuguda District Headquarters hospital on Tuesday (September 21).

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Tension In Pvt Hospital In Bhubaneswar After Patient's Death, Family Accuses Authorities Of Swindlin
Tension In Pvt Hospital In Bhubaneswar After Patient's Death, Family Accuses Authorities Of Swindling Money

Family members of the deceased raised serious allegations against the hospital authorities and claimed that they intentionally kept the dead body in the hospital and made them pay a huge amount of money for different tests and medicines in a motive to swindle money.

Patient With Gunshot Wounds Not Allotted Bed At Cuttack’s SCB, Alleges Kin
Patient With Gunshot Wounds Not Allotted Bed At Cuttack’s SCB, Alleges Kin

Family members of Khirod Chandra Sahu, who had been shot on his leg, alleged that SCB Medical College and Hospital authorities have not allotted a bed to him and refusing to provide necessary treatment. 

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Youth Who Attempted Suicide In Front Of Odisha Assembly Dies

A youth who attempted suicide by slitting his wrist and consuming poison in front of the Odisha Assembly over alleged denial of treatment under the Biju Krushak Kalyan Yojana (BKKY), died on Wednesday.

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Woman Serious After ‘Faulty’ Family Planning Operation In Odisha’s Bhadrak

The family members of Kshyatee alleged that her condition has not improved as yet and she is in severe pain.

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Video Of Odisha Man Carrying Wife’s Dead Body On His Own from Hospital Goes Viral

These visuals show the unspeakable apathy at Phulbani District headquarters Hospital.

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COVID-19 Patient's Death In Odisha
COVID-19 Patient's Death In Odisha: Family Alleges Medical Negligence, Suspects Organ Theft

Following the death of a COVID patient in Gajapati, it is alleged that medical negligence has led to the unfortunate demise of the patient

Odisha: Unavailability Of Hearse Forces Man To Carry Father’s Body In Auto Rickshaw
Odisha: Unavailability Of Hearse Forces Man To Carry Father’s Body In Auto Rickshaw

Finding no other option, the son of the deceased shouldered the body for half a kilometer and then hired an auto rickshaw to reach his village.

Odisha: Patient’s Death At Kalahandi Covid Hospital Sparks Tension, 4 Arrested
Odisha: Patient’s Death At Kalahandi Covid Hospital Sparks Tension, 4 Arrested

Bhawanipatna: Police on Monday arrested four persons on charges of creating ruckus at Kamathana Covid-19 hospital here in Kalahandi district following death of a patient due to alleged medical negligence.…

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Odisha: Infant Dies Due To ‘Google-Search’ Medication In Nabarangpur

Nabarangpur: A six-month-old infant suffering from pneumonia died after he was administered an injection which was prescribed by the doctor allegedly using ‘Google search’ at Dabugam Health Centre in the district on Thursday. Prasant Bisoyee of Badaolama village under Dabugam block in the district took his critically ill son to the Dabugaan health centre after […]

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Odisha: Woman Critical Due To Wrong Medicine After IUD Removal

Baripada: A woman became critical due to alleged medical negligence during removal of an Intrauterine Device (IUD) copper-T, a kind of  contraceptive tool, from her uterus at Khadigaan health centre under Khunta block here in Mayurbhanj district. The woman identified as Shantilata Naik, a resident of Brundagadi under Udala police limits in the district was […]

Odisha: Doctor Leaves Broken Needle In Woman's Uterus During Family Planning Operation In Koraput
Odisha: Doctor Leaves Broken Needle In Woman's Uterus During Family Planning Operation In Koraput

Koraput: A woman from Koraput district had to undergo untold misery and run around four hospitals across three districts in the State for treatment due to the alleged medical negligence by a doctor at the District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) in Jeypore. The woman identified as Sabitri Majhi of Parata village under Nandapur block in the […]

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