A Mobile court here today fined Taka 10 lakh to much-talked-about Max Hospital for negligence in treatment.The mobile court led by Executive Magistrate Sarwar Alam also gave 15 days to Max Hospital authority to correct different irregularities.
RAB Executive Magistrate Sarwar Alam conducted drives at different private hospitals and clinics in cooperation with representative from Directorate General of Health Services in Dhaka Dr Dewan Mohammad Mehedi Hasan, superintendent of drug administration Gulshan Jahan, RAB officials and members of other law enforcing agencies.
Mimtanur Rahman, assistant director (media) of RAB-7, said during the drive that began around 11 am they fined the hospital for negligence in treatment and providing erotic pathological reports.
Sawar Alam said during the drive the mobile court found different irregularities inside the hospital.
The magistrate said that reports from Epic Health Care, Lab Aid, Popular Diagnostic Centre, Dr Lal Path Lab, Path Care Lab and Sigma Lab Limited were also found at the hospital during the drive.
“People who work at the biochemistry lab are only HSC pass, but they must have at least an undergraduate degree or special qualifications. A hospital must have its own sample testing facilities, but they do not have
it,” he added.