Baramulla: A laboratory assistant was suspended at Sub District Hospital (SDH) Pattan after he issued test report of a patient without talking his blood samples.
Sources in the health department said that a patient Muzamil Ahmad of Buran Pattan felt some pain in his hand and went to SDH Pattan for check up under Ticket No 132717 on Tuesday where doctor advised him to undergo some blood tests.
Muzamil paid Rs 160 for the test and reported back to doctor along with his report. A surprised doctor asked how got the report within a few minutes.
While verifying the doctor found out that laboratory assistant had provided a blood test report without taking any sample from the patient.
The doctor informed the BMO Pattan Dr Masarat Iqbal who immediately issued suspension orders of the erring staffer.