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Max Hospital license cancellation: A hasty step?

The incident that lead to the license cancellation of the Max Hospital in Shalimar Bagh is a typical case of medical errors that are found across the world. Newborn twins—one stillborn and one alive—were different cases that should have been treated differently. The failure of following protocols resulted in a situation where both the babies were declared dead. Allegedly, the discharge orders were given without consulting the pediatrician – another break in the protocol.