This sub-section covers all legal queries relating to consumer dispute arising out of cases of medical negligence or relating to healthcare services.
2 legal queries in this sub-section
Compensation granted by district consumer forum for negligence in COVID treatment
A district consumer forum in Madhya Pradesh directed a hospital to pay compensation for medical negligence in COVID treatment.
Are medical services covered under Consumer Protection Act? Can a case of medical negligence be filed before Consumer Forums?
The current legal position is that the consumer complaints relating to medical services, including medical negligence, can be filed before the Consumer Forums.