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The Ministry of Health will not buy a tomograph for children's hospital, even after the death of a child

The Ministry of Health of the Novosibirsk Region refused to acquire a CT scanner at the Children's Clinical Hospital No. 3 of the city of Novosibirsk. Even after the death of a child in a medical facility, officials called spending on a medical device "inappropriate." This is reported by "Reedus". Residents of Novosibirsk have already collected over 113,000 signatures on a petition to install a tomograph. The author of the document was Jana Raine. In early 2019, the daughter of a woman died in hospital due to medical errors. Doctors could not deliver the correct diagnosis due to the lack of a computer tomograph. After the death of the girl, the Deputy Minister of Health of the Novosibirsk Region, Elena Aksenova, stated that “computed tomography for children is performed at the emergency hospital on Krasny Avenue”. Another MRI device will be placed in the branch of the same institution on Continue Reading

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At the Russian Railways Hospital, a woman was mistakenly removed a breast.

In the Saratov railway hospital, a woman’s breast was removed due to a medical error. According to the data of the Southern SU on transport of the RF IC, in 2017, a 55-year-old woman applied for help to the Road Clinical Hospital at the Saratov-2 station of Russian Railways, presenting the survey documents. In the oncology department of the hospital, her mammary gland was removed. At the same time, the doctors diagnosed her based only on the examination that the woman conducted in the institution of a non-cancer profile, and the diagnosis was not confirmed. The examination found that she was diagnosed with breast cancer incorrectly. Accordingly, the operation was performed unnecessarily. A criminal case was initiated on the fact that the employees of the NUZ “Road Clinical Hospital” at Art. Saratov-2 Russian Railways OJSC medical services that do not meet the safety requirements of a 57-year-old woman (part 1 Continue Reading

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Myths and Reality: Up to 6000 Israelis per year die from hospital infections

Each year, between 4,000 and 6,000 Israelis die as a result of complications from hospital infections, mostly from antibiotic-resistant bacteria. A report published by the State Inspectorate in 2013 also showed that, in general, approximately 40,000 patients in hospitals suffer from such complications, also known as nosocomial infections. A report by the Ministry of Health, published on Sunday, April 21, in the Jewish daily Yediot Aharonot, revealed Israeli hospitals with the worst rates of nosocomial infections. Hospitals were divided into three categories — large, medium, and small — to ensure a fair comparison of infection levels. Among the six major hospitals in Israel at Rabin Medical Center on the Beilinson campus in Petah Tikva, the highest incidence was registered (132), followed by Hadassah with the Ain Kerem campus in Jerusalem (116) and Ichilov Hospital in Tel Aviv (107). The hospital with the fewest infections was the Soroka Medical Center in Continue Reading

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Employees of the maternity hospital in Bashkiria were given for cleaning old pants and tights

In social networks, the Salavatsky maternity hospital in Bashkiria is again discussed, or rather, the working conditions of its employees. Photos of cleaning rags sent from Kazan were put on the Internet – torn tights and underwear appeared in bags with old rags, the website Newsbash.ru reports. According to the rules, medical rags are a rectangular white cotton fabric. But the reality is far from ideal – the maternity hospital employees sent bags with used clothes and underwear for washing operating tables, carrying out genoborok, and even wiping tables in the buffet and cribs for newborns. The union of health workers "Actions" noted that in this way the management could save on special materials for cleaning. . (tagsToTranslate) DoctorDocker (t) news (t) breaking news (t) Maternity hospital employees in Bashkiria were given out for cleaning old underwear and tights Please follow and like us:

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In Chita, the nurse of the maternity hospital put three wipes in the vagina of the child and did not tell anyone

In Transbaikalia, a nurse is judged who has forgotten the napkins in the body of a newborn, and then was afraid to say so, so that she would not be fired. As a result, the child has a female inflammatory disease, lawyer Anastasia Kopteyeva, who represents the victim's mother, and who collaborates with the human rights organization Zona Prava, told Rosbalt. The regional Ministry of Health refused to fire the nurse – the woman is still working. According to the prosecution, on the evening of January 13, 2017 a healthy girl was born in the Transbaikalian regional perinatal center in Chita. On the same day, the ward and procedural nurse of the neonatal ward Lyudmila Cherkasova discovered vaginal bleeding in the newborn. Without telling anyone about this, she applied the forbidden method — with tweezers deeply inserted into the baby’s vagina, two synthetic wipes measuring 135 × 185 mm were Continue Reading

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In the Urals, in the hospital, a cancer patient committed suicide due to the lack of painkillers.

An oncological patient committed suicide in a hospital in the city of Ozersk in the Chelyabinsk region. The investigative committee of the region has begun verification upon the incident. The man was in the hospital due to cancer and suffered from severe pain. According to the group “Says Ozersk” in “VKontakte”, according to relatives, he was given painkillers injections, but for some reason they did not give an injection on a weekend day. The man could not stand the torment and committed suicide. It is still unknown why the pain killer was not prepared in advance, and why the patient did not receive the drug. “On the fact of the death of a man, an inspection is being conducted,” Vladimir Shishkov, a senior assistant to the head of the TFR in the Chelyabinsk region, confirmed to “URA.RU”. "URA.RU" repeatedly reported similar cases when cancer patients, without receiving painkillers, ended up Continue Reading

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Veteran sues hospital for a scalpel left in his body

For several years, an elderly veteran from New Haven, Connecticut, suffered from abdominal pain until he found out the reason for his illness – it turned out that surgeons had forgotten a scalpel in his body during an operation. An alien body was detected during an X-ray examination, when 61-year-old Glenford Turner turned to a local veteran hospital with severe pain and dizziness. It turned out that the scalpel was forgotten in August 2013 in the same medical facility during a prostatectomy. The surgical knife was dangerously close to the patient’s intestines and stomach. Turner had to undergo a dangerous operation to eliminate the tool. Now the injured military demands damages. With the support of the law firm Faxon Law Group, he filed a lawsuit with the US Federal District Court. "It is unthinkable when a medical facility, especially serving veterans, is so negligent for patients … Better treatment can Continue Reading

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Moskvich will sue the elite hospital, where he was made of "Frankenstein"

A resident of Moscow decided to sue the city clinical hospital. Vinogradov, where he had a terrifying stitch on his arm after the operation. In this case, for three days in a paid chamber the young man paid 20 thousand rubles. The reason for the treatment of doctors was a complex fracture of the humerus, resulting from a fall. 19-year-old Ivan came to the hospital with his problem. There he was promised that the best surgeon of the clinic would perform the operation. The result shocked the young man: not only did the seam look terribly ugly, so the wound also began to fester a week after the operation. The young man had his hand sewn "in the way of Frankenstein," reports the telegram channel Mash. Doctors themselves claim that the seam was imposed in the usual way. As a result, Ivan decided to collect documents for the claim, but Continue Reading

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In the Ural hospital introduced test coupons

In the Central City Hospital of Krasnouralsk, in which scandalous situations periodically arise, tensions arise again. Now, in order to pass a blood test, you need to get a ticket. “In our hospital, blood for tests began to pass on coupons. All patients cannot donate blood due to the lack of test tubes, ”Dmitry Ivashevsky, a deputy of the Krasnouralsk City Council, told URA.RU. This news was categorically denied by the press secretary of the Ministry of Health of the Sverdlovsk region Konstantin Shestakov. “I asked the head doctor of the hospital about this, and she was surprised. Claims that they have no problems. I have no reason not to believe her words. ” Patients are advised to come for tests with their tubes, which are now sold in pharmacies Photo: "URA.RU" However, the words of the head physician were refuted by her subordinates in the hospital itself. The correspondent Continue Reading