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Pune: Private hospitals reluctant to buy fresh Covid vaccine stock even as 3rd dose drive opens up for 18+

April 09, 2022 1:06 pm

Union health secretary Rajesh Bhushan said that the national Covid-19 vaccination programme has successfully covered about 96 per cent of the population aged 15 years and above with at least one dose while 84 per cent of this population is now fully vaccinated in the country.

Karnataka scraps order allotting 50 pc hospital beds for Covid patients

February 10, 2022 6:51 am

Decision comes a day after private hospitals wrote to the chief minister saying they were incurring losses because of the mostly empty reserved beds.

Pune: ‘Anger assembly’ discusses overcharging by private hospitals for Covid cases

October 09, 2021 4:46 am

In the recent survey jointly conducted by Corona Ekal Mahila Punarvasan Samiti and Jan Arogya Abhiyan, it was apparent that many private hospitals in Pune and many other districts had flouted the government’s order and overcharged Covid patients.

Bengaluru: Private hospitals report uptick in fresh cases even as figures dip in city

September 15, 2021 7:12 am

Dr Prasanna H M, President of the Private Hospitals and Nursing Homes Association (PHANA) said hospitals across all eight zones in Bengaluru have been reporting a “gradual rise” in patients admitted for Covid or related treatment.

Private hospitals’ panel cautions Karnataka government against reopening schools

September 01, 2021 7:53 am

The expert committee report has cited the example of Israel which was forced to shut schools within a week of reopening since 100 per cent of the fresh Covid cases were traced to educational institutions

Overcharging for Covid treatment: Panchkula private hospitals to return Rs 20 lakh, most refunds processed, say authorities

June 25, 2021 9:35 pm

Investigating a total of 19 complaints, the district level investigation committee, set up in May by the local MLA and speaker Gian Chand Gupta, had issued recoveries into each bill which went up as high as 50 per cent of the bill amounts.

Private hospitals to charge for vaccination as per Centre’s rates, else face action: BMC

June 12, 2021 1:33 am

The BMC also urged people to file a complaints against private hospitals if they overcharge.

Goa govt seeks explanation: Deaths up 72 in 2 days as pvt hospitals report late

June 09, 2021 7:35 am

The toll stands at 2,859, including 14 deaths reported on Tuesday.

Karnataka: Pvt hospitals urge govt to ensure 'equitable distribution' of Covid vaccines

June 09, 2021 9:09 am

According to PHANA Secretary Dr Rajashekar Y L, small and medium-scale private hospitals in the state are finding it hard to procure vaccines directly from the manufacturers.

Karnataka: Pvt hospitals want vaccination service charge to be hiked from Rs 100 to Rs 300

May 28, 2021 7:36 am

The Private Hospitals and Nursing Homes Association said the price revision was necessary as direct procurement of vaccines from manufacturers itself costs nearly four to eight times more than what was being paid to the government to get the jabs.