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Medical Malpractice and Patient Safety: A Case Study | Original Article

Rekha Prasad* Namita Kapoor in Shodhaytan (RNTUJ-STN) | Multidisciplinary Academic Research


This case study revolves around the harrowing, unethical, unprofessional and being cheated experience of a patient and his family members in a well known Private hospital. All names are pseudonyms. The patient and their family members description about the hospital, its billing and their “Director level” doctors? About the Un-paralleled business ethics practiced by doctors who rather practice business than medicine. Little did the patient know that he will be experiencing clinical care that is influenced by a morgue? Disclaimer This case was prepared by the author for the sole purpose of aiding classroom discussion. Cases are not intended to serve as endorsements, or sources of data, or illustrations of effective or ineffective management. Certain names and information could have been disguised to maintain confidentiality.