Preventing medical negligence

January 30, 2020 08:37 am

Many cases of medical negligence are being reported in Nepali media. The recent case that has been making news is related with a case against Grande International Hospital which has been accused of committing series of acts of negligence pushing a newly born baby to a malnourished life.

KATHMANDU, June 28: A two-day seminar kicked off today to discuss about developing a strengthened mechanism to avoid deaths from preventable medical errors and ensure safety of patients.

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: Issuing a final judgment in a nine-year-old case concerning medical negligence on Wednesday, the Supreme Court has stressed the need to find criminal liability if serious medical negligence during the treatment of a patient is proved.