In Surgut, the doctors left the patient to die in the street

MOSCOW, 30 Sep — RIA Novosti. Investigators in Surgut was opened a criminal case on causing death by negligence due to improper performance of preobazhensky after the doctors left seriously ill patient on the street, according to SK of Russia on Friday.

Earlier it was reported that the Prosecutor’s office in Surgut check published in the media information that doctors left the patient to die in the street. Doctors at a district hospital was allegedly taken by taxi dying patient and left him alone on the bench, bleeding. The man died two days later. The police refused to initiate investigation into the incident.

“In fact improper performance by medical workers of their professional duties to provide medical assistance to the man criminal case on signs of the crime provided by h. 2 art. 109 of the criminal code (causing death by negligence due to improper performance of their professional duties)”, — stated in the message.

According to investigators, in July, a seriously ill man was discharged from the Surgut district hospital. Without waiting for the arrival of relatives, the paramedics brought the patient in a taxi and left him alone on the bench near the house where he spent several hours before the arrival of the sisters. Two days later the man died.

It is emphasized that the investigators intend to evaluate the actions of physicians and to identify all the causes and conditions incident.