Sergei KARNAUKHOV, “FACTS” (Lviv)
Investigators of the Shevchenko district police Department of Lviv sent to court the indictment against three doctors of one of city hospitals. They are charged with neglect of professional duties, entailed death of the patient.
6 June 2017 in one of Lviv hospitals received 77-year-old local resident. Her treatment involved doctors gynecological and surgical departments. 28 June 2017, a pensioner has died, reports the Department of the National police in the Lviv region.
In a lengthy investigation it was found that a patient death occurred due to negligence of individual employees of the hospital. Not examined the patient, gave her the wrong diagnosis and prescribed no treatment.
Head of the gynecological and surgical wards of the hospital and the surgeon faces up to two years of imprisonment.
Earlier, the “FACTS” reported that the doctor at the maternity Department of a district hospital in Khust of Transcarpathian region sent to jail. The court found that because of the doctor in the hospital died in childbirth.
Meanwhile, in Zhydachiv, Lviv region there was a scandal over the surgeon of the district hospital, who was not provided medical aid to the victim. The doctor is under investigation, but was reinstated. The details — in a material “FACTS” In Lviv, the doctor refused to help a veteran anti-terrorist operation earlier because of his negligence the child died