Kolkata: The West Bengal Clinical Establishment Regulatory Commission (WBCERC) has asked the Apollo Gleneagles Hospital to refund Rs 1 lakh to the family members of a cancer patient who died at the hospital during treatment.
The hospital had charged Rs 15 lakh out of which the deceased's family members had paid Rs 9 lakh and the remaining amount was settled by the insurance company.
The Commission has directed the private hospital to refund Rs 1 lakh to the family.
The patient's family members are yet to pay Rs 79,000 out of the total amount to the hospital.
Hence, it had asked the hospital to give a discount of Rs 29,000 out of total remaining of Rs 79,000.
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