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  • No doctor at General Hospital can now recommend free CT Scan, MRI

    LAHORE: The principal of Postgraduate Medical Institute (PGMI) has withdrawn powers from administrative and teaching doctors to prescribe free CT Scan and MRI tests, causing a great deal of inconvenience to deserving patients, particularly those getting treatment in indoor departments of the Lahore General Hospital...

    In an administrative order issued on Tuesday, PGMI Principal Prof Anjum Habib Vohra strictly barred the officials...

  • Allied’s faulty MRI machine the bane of patients

    FAISALABAD: Frequent malfunctioning of the sole Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) machine at the Allied Hospital is creating problems for the patients as well as the administration...

    Except Allied none of the other state-run hospital in the city has the MRI test facility...

  • Funds released for MRI machine at HFH

    RAWALPINDI: The Holy Family Hospital (HFH) will get a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) machine within three months...

    Dr Mohammad Aslam, the chairman of the Rawalpindi Medical College (RMC) board of directors, told Dawn that the provincial government had released Rs150 million for the installation of the MRI machine in the hospital...

  • Wrong MRI: family takes case to healthcare commission

    FAISALABAD: The father of a minor patient, who was issued a wrong MRI report by a private hospital of Faisalabad, has moved the case to the Punjab Healthcare Commission for action against the hospital...

    Imran, the father of one-year-old Qasim, said an inquiry by the deputy commissioner (DC) had found on March 3 the Aziz Fatima Hospital, Gulistan Colony, guilty of issuing the wrong report...

  • Abducted newborn left at Jinnah Hospital after 15 days

    LAHORE: A newborn girl, who was taken away from Jinnah Hospital about a fortnight ago, was left outside the labour room of the infirmary by the kidnapper woman on Sunday...

    An unidentified woman had abducted the girl from the hospital on Feb 28 and a case was registered by the Garden Town police...

  • Pharma firms ‘illegally’ selling vital drugs, implants at Jinnah Hospital

    LAHORE: Some pharmaceutical companies are involved in an illegal business of selling cardiac medicines, surgical items and orthopaedic implants at Jinnah Hospital with the alleged connivance of doctors and administration officials of the institute...

    The companies have set up mobile pharmacies in the cardiology and orthopaedic departments of the hospital and cheating poor patients by selling life-saving drugs and surgical implants at...

  • Private funded development keeps hope alive at Jinnah Hospital

    KARACHI: The executive director of Jinnah Post Graduate Medical Centre (JPMC) Professor Dr Anisuddin Bhatti said that the Sindh government apportioned Rs1...

    “I have asked [Sindh CM] Qaim Ali Shah to release funds for the hospital, more than once, and every time he responded positively to my requests,” said Dr Bhatti, however, the members of PHH had the other side of story to tell...

  • Meet the hidden angels of Jinnah Hospital

    The Jinnah Post Graduate Medical Centre (JPMC) in Karachi faces a host of problems at such a large scale and frequency that the dismal state of healthcare has ceased to be ‘news’ for the general public...

    But in the midst of these challenges, there exist many helping hands who have been pumping money and other resources into the hospital to keep it functioning...

  • Jinnah Hospital gripped by panic during mock exercise

    LAHORE: A mock exercise conducted by Lahore police at the Jinnah Hospital on Monday, aimed at ensuring preparedness in case of “a hostile situation”, panicked all those present there, including patients, their attendants and even the administration of the healthcare facility...

    Personnel of Lahore police, Dolphin Squad and Police Response Unit, besides Elite Force commandos, took part in the exercise that even took the hospital...

  • Woman gives birth to baby in Jinnah Hospital’s mosque washroom

    LAHORE: A poor woman delivered baby in the washroom of a mosque after gynaecologists allegedly denied her treatment at the Jinnah Hospital “for not bringing test reports from a private lab of choice”...

    Asifa Hammad was twice brought to the Jinnah Hospital but the gynaecologists refused to admit her without having her blood tests done from a ‘specified private laboratory’ located right in front of the Jinnah Hospital...

  • Broadcast of Altaf Hussain's images, speeches banned by LHC

    LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Monday directed the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) and Additional Attorney-General Naseer Ahmed Bhutta to implement a ban on the broadcast of images and speeches of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain across all electronic and print media till further orders...

    Ordering a complete ban on the broadcast of images and speeches of the MQM supremo till the court...

  • Karachi astronomer’s moon images feature on Nasa website

    KARACHI: An NED graduate and young amateur astronomer from Karachi, Talha Zia’s composite of 12 single images documenting the full moon has been displayed on the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (Nasa) Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD)...

    ”As all the consecutive full moons are captured at the same scale, the images highlight the changes in its apparent size...

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