Lack of doctors, facilities: MP Govt cancels licenses of 60 private hospitals
Bhopal: Coming down heavily on private healthcare facilities for alleged irregularities and violations under the MP Nursing Homes and Clinical Establishment Act 1973 and Rules 1997, the Madhya Pradesh health department has cancelled the licenses of 60 private hospitals and nursing home across the state.
As per media accounts, among the facilities, 10 of them are situated in Bhopal and 24 are in Gwalior. The health department has also submitted show-cause notices to more than 300 hospitals in the state after finding deficiencies in the facilities. The authorities directed them to work on improving the infrastructures of the facilities and to appoint at least three doctors with MBBS degrees.
All hospitals inspected in Indore city have passed the required standards during the inspection.