• To make medical professionals aware about their role as a member of the medical organisation dealing with patient care.
  • To understand the medico legal liabilities involved as a clinician / administrator to protect the interest of the patients and staff in the hospital
  • To take preventive steps in clinical practice/ administration to minimize litigations.

Course Benefits:

Organizations Benifits:

  • Understanding of legal issues by staff, clarification of job description, will lead to efficiency in patient services and minimizing litigations

Individuals Benefits:

  • Participants will become conversant with patients’ rights and how to deal with them
  • Acquire skills in proper examination and treatment of patients to avoid litigations and have personal satisfaction.

Tools & Techniques:

The programme will use the following learning formats:

  • Lectures, presentation, and discussion
  • Case Studies
  • Court Judgements
  • Group work


Successful candidates will be given certificate by IIHMR Delhi.

Target Audience:

  • Doctors, Hospital Administrators, Senior Nurses and Paramedical Personnel, Legal Professional handling Medico legal cases, Government, NGO, and Officials involved in Policy formulation of hospitals.

Program Fee:

  • National Participants: INR 5,000/- plus 18% GST
  • International Participants: USD 100 plus 18% GST
  • Online registration
  • No refund of course fee but substitute allowed

Connect With Us

Ms. Shikha Bassi
(Manager, Business Development - Training)
Mr. Sunil Kumar
(Executive, Business Development - Training)
 +91-9312096282 | +91-704257549

Course Contents:

  • Legal Issues in Hospitals- An Overview
  • Medical Negligence
  • Management of Medico legal Cases
  • Consumer Rights
  • Right to Information Act
  • International Health Regulations
  • Sexual Offences at Workplace
  • Acts of Ommission and Commission ( department wise )
  • Violence Against Healthcare Professionals
  • Case Studies

Resource People

NABH Resource Person
Prof (Dr) A. K. Khokhar
Course Coordinator and Adjunct Professor

Dr. Khokhar is a Medical graduate with three post graduations in the field of Health Care Administration, Hospital Administration and Human Resource Management. Besides working in government in various positions, he has been a visiting faculty at FMS University of Delhi and Institute of Management Studies, YMCA Delhi, for 24 years.

He has carried out number of studies and surveys and has authored two books. As Medical Superintendent at ESIC Model Hospital, Bangalore, he was instrumental in developing and starting Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, and Undergraduate Medical College, under ESIC. He has superannuated the position of Dean – Training from IIHMR Delhi on 5th September 2020.