Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022

Sion Hospital


Mumbai: BMC begins free diabetes testing at Sion Hospital

September 07, 2022 2:43 pm

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has undertaken the initiative to gauge the health parameters of the city’s population and plans to open similar centres at other civic hospitals too.

BMC gives nod to Sion Hospital to fell trees, actor raises concerns

May 06, 2022 3:29 pm

The BMC has plans to expand the 1,400-bed Sion Hospital to around 3,000 beds’ capacity.

Shortage of psychiatrists in govt hospitals taking toll on patients

March 15, 2022 7:35 am

On a daily basis, a number of citizens like Fatima struggle due to unavailability of psychiatrists. And while the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has announced to invest Rs 25 crore to establish yoga centres for “the mental well being” of the public, the acute dearth of mental health professionals in 16 peripheral hospitals remains ignored.

Medical seat racket: 2 middlemen acted as link between students and arrested assistant dean of Sion hospital, say police

January 11, 2021 1:27 am

Assistant dean Rakesh Verma was arrested after a MBBS doctor was duped of Rs 50 lakh on the pretext of being given admission to the postgraduate (PG) course at the hospital.

Watch: Protests at Sion hospital as body handed over to wrong family, cremated

September 14, 2020 10:08 am

Following his death, Ankush Sarvade's body was sent for a postmortem examination. However, when the grieving family went back to the mortuary on Sunday evening, they were shown the body of a much older man instead.

Sion Hospital viral video: Bombay HC asks state to respond on procedure for disposal of dead bodies

June 26, 2020 5:45 pm

The court directed the Maharashtra government and BMC to respond to the inquiry into the incident along with details of how bodies of deceased COVID-19 patients were handled and disposed off by July 1.

More health workers test positive at city hospitals

April 14, 2020 9:31 pm

Across Mumbai, close to 100 health workers have been infected.

2011 ‘attack’ on doctor: 28-year-old son of deceased patient acquitted of all charges

August 19, 2019 3:00 am

Sunil Kale (28) was booked under the Maharashtra Medicare Service Persons and Medicare Service Institutions (Prevention of Violence and Damage or Loss to Property Act), 2010

Mumbai: At Sion hospital, patients can’t afford to soil bedsheets, gowns remain unchanged for days

October 08, 2018 1:39 am

With acute shortage of washed clothes, 40 minor, major surgeries were cancelled on September 24.

Mumbai: Patients complain of cockroaches at Sion Hospital wards, fear infection

September 26, 2018 2:11 am

This comes a day after the hospital faced the heat for postponing surgeries due to a delay in supply of fresh linen.