Aadhaar fiasco: Doctor, nurse may face axe

GURUGRAM: A junior resident doctor, a staff nurse and an ambulance staff are likely to face harsh motion, even termination, in the case of clinical negligence at General Hospital, where a delay in admission pressured a lady to deliver in a cycle stand near the emergency ward closing Friday.
The doctor, Dr Mohini, who was on accountability when the 25-year-old girl in labour was dropped at the emergency ward, and the staff nurse, Savita, who took the girl to get an ultrasound take a look at performed, have already been suspended. The district health division had taken the motion after initial explore for denying a direct admission to the girl and sending her for a take a look at that was now not the most important at that moment. Also, she was denied the take a look at for the want of an Aadhaar card.

Sources mentioned a two-member group, which is alleged to have completed its probe within the subject, had discovered the 2 accountable of negligence. And each the doctor and the nurse have been likely to face strict motion, they added.

The group, comprising Dr Suraj Bhan Kamboj and Dr VK Bansal from the state health division, is likely to submit its report on Thursday.


Apart from these two, emergency clinical technician (EMT) Manoj, who had brought the girl and her husband to the health facility in an ambulance, may additionally face termination. Sources mentioned he had dropped the girl on the health facility courtyard, instead of taking her to the emergency ward. Also, Dr Pawan Chaudhary, a resident clinical officer, who was in-charge of the emergency ward, would be given a warning. “Dr Chaudhary is responsible for whatever happens in his ward,” mentioned a senior health officer.


The group had visited the health facility in Civil Lines on Saturday and checked CCTV footage, health facility registers and recorded the statements of the affected person and health facility staff.


Senior officials claimed that right through the visit, the group additionally quizzed Dr Pradeep Sharma, predominant clinical officer, Gurgaon, on the Aadhaar card fiasco.


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