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    Unintended health consequences

    Muhammad Morshed | Updated at 12:00am on October 12, 2020

    ON SEPTEMBER 22. I lost a younger brother of mine. He died at the age of 59 after a heart attack. He had fought for...

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    Negligence that has left a half of private hospitals to run illegally

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 04, 2020

    GOVERNMENT negligence to public health in the private sector appears to be evident in that about 57.96 per cent of the entities that offer health...

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    8,627pvt hospitals without licence, apply for first time

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 11:21pm on October 02, 2020

    At least 8,627 private health facilities that are operating without licence across the country applied for licence for the first time after the government recently...

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    HC says patients hostage to pvt hospitals

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:04am on September 24, 2020

    The High Court on Wednesday observed that private hospitals, clinics and diagnostic centres were acting arbitrarily in absence of any guideline to regulate them. The...

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    Parents sell newborn to pay hospital bills

    United News of Bangladesh . Gaibandha | Updated at 03:51pm on September 18, 2020

    A woman, who gave birth to a baby at a clinic in Gaibandha, sold the baby for Tk 16,000 to foot her medical bills. Amena Begum,...

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    Three dedicated hospitals stop COVID-19 services

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:19pm on September 17, 2020

    The government on Thursday discontinued COVID-19 services at three hospitals in the capital on the grounds that no or few patients were visiting the hospitals...

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    12,543 hospitals, diagnostic centers want licence renewal: DGHS

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 08:22pm on September 02, 2020

    Directorate General of Health Services on Wednesday informed the High Court that a total of 12,543 hospitals and diagnostic centers applied for renewing their licence...

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    HC wants info on private hospitals’ licenses

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:53am on September 01, 2020

    The High Court on Monday ordered the state to let it know the number of private hospitals across the country with license and those, whose...

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    Fresh RAB raids find test forgery, anomalies

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:01pm on August 25, 2020

    The Rapid Action Battalion on Tuesday unearthed gross irregularities, including forgery of medical test reports, at two hospitals and a diagnostic centre in the capital....

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    Gonoshasthaya Kendra to start new hospital in Chattogram

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 01:12am on August 20, 2020

    Gonoshasthaya Kendra is going to start a new hospital within months at Hathazari in Chattogram as an eighty-seven year old person donated his three-story hospital...