Treat patients first before initiating hospital admission process: Mamata to doctors

Updated: Dec 9 2022 8:50AM

Treat patients first before initiating hospital admission process: Mamata to doctors

Kolkata, Dec 9 (PTI) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee expressed displeasure over medical services provided at state-run SSKM Hospital, and urged doctors to treat patients first before initiating the admission process.

Banerjee, who went straight to the hospital after returning from New Delhi on Thursday evening, also took exception to the practice of doctors referring patients to other hospitals.

“Treat (the patients) first and get the process part done later, especially in a trauma care centre (like the one in SSKM), which is an emergency service.