Handbook on Doctors & Law
Dr. Arvinder Singh
Doctor-patient relationship has undergone drastic changes in recent years. The court cases and vandalism against healthcare professionals is on rise. The healthcare system is governed by various laws and regulations, the knowledge of which is very important to healthcare professionals and consumers.
The aim of this Handbook on Doctors & Law is to impart basic legal knowledge to healthcare professionals and patients. In medical curriculum, law is not taught. Unfortunately, many a times doctors and paramedical unknowingly commit mistakes which are seen as negligence and invite legal suits. Patients should also know their rights and limitation of medical science.
The existing books available on medical law topic are complex and thick. This Medical Law book is written in a concise and point-wise fashion to cover all the major topics of healthcare laws which doctor and patients should know so that unnecessary litigation can be avoided.
This medical law book include topics
- Medical Negligence
- Criminal Liability
- Consumer Protection Act
- Standard of Care
- Process of Consent
- Golden Guidelines for Avoiding Litigation
This medical law book is helpful for healthcare professionals, consumers, law professionals, medical and paramedical students.
Price of Handbook on Doctors & Law : 270/- Only
About the Author
Dr. Arvinder Singh has a unique profile. He is an MBBS, MD (Gold Medallist) and hold diploma from Oxford University (UK). He is the only postgraduate doctor in India to have received a gold medal in MBA from IIM (Indore). Currently, he is pursuing law courses in different streams from the esteemed National Law University, Bangalore. He is North India’s first doctor who cleared Chartered Institute of Arbitrator, London (UK) and affiliated as Associate Arbitrator to CIArb – London. Dr. Singh is also the legal advisor of Indian Medical Association, Udaipur. He did certified medical law course from Institute of Medicine & Law. Moreover, He is qualified as Certified Commercial Grade Business Negotiator, Arbitrator and Mediator from Indian Institute of Arbitration and Mediation (IIAM), Cochin
Currently, he owns Arth Diagnostics, Udaipur and works as CEO and Chief Pathologist. He possesses rich experience as an entrepreneur and in corporate world. Earlier, he has also worked as National Business Head and Vice President in Dr Lal Path Labs, Delhi and State Business Head for Piramal Diagnostics (Mumbai).
Dr. Arvinder Singh has written this medical law book with the purpose to give information about the essential guidelines to be followed in medical profession. Soon, he is going to start a law firm in Udaipur, Rajasthan. With the combination of knowledge of medicine, management and law he will help in Alternate Dispute Resolution in a holistic way. With complete understanding of business, corporate, management and finance he will be helping to solve business disputes, interpersonal conflicts, medical disputes as well as family conflicts which will have value addition in society.