The investigators intend to find out circumstances of death of a patient at a hospital near Yekaterinburg. According to relatives, the body of the deceased from a stroke men two days had lain under the stairs medical institution having at that time noticeably decompose.
We are talking about the event that occurred November 15 at a hospital in Alapayevsk in the Sverdlovsk region. The doctors gave the patient the diagnosis “a stroke”, and four days later he died. When the sister of a deceased man was brought to the morgue, his clothes and papers, was that the body is still in the hospital. A day later, the family again contacted ritualistically, but then told them that the body they have not yet been reported.
According to relatives, all the while the body lay under the hospital stairs and badly decomposed. As a result, to bury the man had an open casket.
Investigators have already begun check of actions of doctors and the circumstances of the death of the patient. “We contacted the relative of a citizen. According to her, the body lay for some time. Now it is necessary to interrogate all”, — told RIA Novosti assistant head of the regional Department of the Investigative Committee Alexander Shulga.
The press-Secretary of the Sverdlovsk Ministry of health Konstantin Shestakov says that their office is a complaint not addressed. According to the head physician of the hospital, all the while the corpse lay in a specially equipped basement.
Meanwhile, representatives of the organization “Ritual-service” has told RIA “New day” that such situation is not uncommon. It turns out that in Alapaevsk for transporting the body to the morgue, which, incidentally, is across the street, some organization takes 1.5 thousand rubles. However, not all relatives of the dead know that this is a paid service. “In other cities where we operate, such chaos is not — there body free taken to the morgue,” said the staff of the funeral company.