A security guard posted at a government hospital in Odisha has invited serious trouble by administering an injection to a patient. The incident which has happened at Angul District Headquarters hospital has now stoked serious questions on the ground level implementation of Odisha government's strict guidelines.
The matter came to light after Bolangir MP’s representative Dinesh Sharma visited the General ICU ward of the hospital to meet a critical patient. He found as many as 10 ventilators being left unused and covered with clothes.
Gajapati: Despite the Odisha government’s claims about a plethora of welfare schemes aimed at providing better healthcare to the people, instances of lack of basic medical facilities for expecting mothers have become a regular affair in the State. In another such instance earlier on Saturday, a woman delivered a baby in the middle of a […]
Dhenkanal: Raising serious questions over the quality of healthcare services delivery in Odisha, a sanitation worker posted at the district headquarters hospital in Dhenkanal was allegedly found administering injection to a patient on Wednesday. The matter came to light after a video of the incident went viral on social media platforms. The video purportedly shows […]
Khurda: There seems to be no end to the miseries of patients depending on Khurda district headquarters hospital even as crores of rupees have been spent by Odisha government for its complete makeover with a modern maternal and child and trauma care centre. Though two months passed to the inauguration of the mother and child […]
Parlakhemundi: In another incident of poor healthcare facilities in State, an expectant mother delivered a baby on road in Paralakhemundi of Gajapati district today, while being taken to hospital in an auto-rickshaw. According to sources, family members of Rajeswari Pradhan daughter of Raghunath Apat of Sauntia Sahi had called an ambulance service after she complained […]
Balasore: Patients at two hospitals in Remuna block of Balasore district have to depend on the compounders in absence of doctors. Such is the situation at Srijanga and Bedipur Primary Health Centres (PHCs). While compounder of Srijanga PHC Muralidhar Mohapatra said he treats patient in absence of the doctor, compounder of Bedipur PHC Samir Kumar […]