The Kyzyl prosecutor’s office checked the work of the health center and found that last winter an ambulance brought a 62-year-old resident of the capital of the Republic of Tyva to the hospital: the pensioner complained of high blood pressure.
– The woman was assigned to the urology department without medical evidence, where, due to the lack of due care by medical personnel, she received a burn on her foot from the battery. In the context of diabetes mellitus, sepsis occurred at the burn site, the patient underwent surgery to amputate her foot, and then the lower part of her leg, the control authority reported.
It is also known that being in the same room with a coronavirus patient caused a woman to contract pneumonia and death.
The prosecutor’s office sent materials to the Investigative Committee indicating serious violations of health care standards. A criminal case has been initiated.