YUZHNO-SAKHALINSK, 26 Feb – RIA Novosti. The prosecutor's office of the Sakhalin region revealed serious violations in the operation of the infectious diseases hospital in Korsakov, according to investigators, the conditions there pose a threat to the lives of patients, the press service of the department reported on Friday. “The prosecutor's office sent materials to the investigating authorities to resolve the issue of initiating a criminal case in connection with the provision of medical care in the infectious diseases department of the Korsakov Central District Hospital in conditions that pose a threat to the safety of life and health of citizens, “the message says.
According to the ministry, the issue of initiating a criminal case was raised after a repeated inspection of the institution, which was jointly conducted by the prosecutor's office, Rospotrebnadzor and Roszdravnadzor.
During the previous inspection, the prosecutor's office reported, it was possible to identify numerous violations, including the improper technical condition of the building structures and structural elements of the infectious diseases department building, non-compliance with fire and other requirements.
“The leadership of the institution and the regional health ministry were presented with submissions to eliminate them. In January, the Korsakov City Prosecutor's Office filed a claim to the court to impose on the medical institution the obligation to bring the technical condition of the infectious diseases ward in line with the established requirements, and to organize financing for the regional health ministry. of these measures, “the ministry said, noting that the violations have not yet been eliminated.
The press service of the Investigative Directorate of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation for the Sakhalin Region reported that the check on the materials of the prosecutor's office had already begun.