Dr. Arvinder Singh, Appointed as Legal Advisor
IMA (Indian Medical Association) Udaipur Chapter appointed Dr Arvinder Singh, the CEO and CMD of Arth Diagnostics as honorary legal advisor on 15th June, 2018. Dr Singh will handle medico-legal issues such as medical negligence, medical malpractice, doctor’s criminal liability, etc as a legal counsel. He is a postgraduate medical doctor and MBA (Gold Medallist) from IIM, Indore. Dr. Singh is doing LLB and recently he has cleared LLB first year with first division. He has done various courses from esteemed national and international universities.
Dr. Arvinder Singh Has Become Legal Advisor
Dr. Sunil Chugh (President) and Dr. Anand Gupta (Secretary) told that Dr. Singh has knowledge of medical, management and legal concepts. Hence, He is eligible for the post of legal advisor. He will also help the attorneys or lawyers to solve medico-legal cases. They also said that from past several years’ doctors-patients relationship has been deteriorated. Complaints against doctors are rising day by day, which is creating difficulty for doctors to perform their duty. It is fact that a doctor cannot give 100 % guaranteed treatment to the patient. Doctors can use their knowledge and put best efforts to treat the patient. They said that a doctor, who has knowledge of legal system like Dr. Arvinder Singh, can help doctors and patients and can help judiciary system to take right judgement. Dr. Singh also advises doctors that they should follow medical protocol.
Soon, Dr. Arvinder Singh will do medical law training from national university, Bangalore and he will also go on international training. As a legal advisor, he will give legal support to medical fraternity and patients to solve their cases. Dr. Singh also said that he will also start a legal dossier and you tube channel to help doctors and patients to understand consumer protection, civil and criminal liability.