Milonov has found a way to protect helpless patients against violence

Vitaly Milonov

Incapacitated patients need to be protected from the violent actions of medical workers at the legislative level, according to state Duma Deputy Vitaly Milonov. This opinion he expressed in an interview with RT on Monday, January 30.

“We have now laws are tough enough but they need to complement a lifetime ban for such people to engage in activities, which involves interaction with people in a helpless state, medical, educational, sanitary,” said he, commenting on the abuse of a patient in Podolsk the hospital.

The MP added that he was ready to examine the possibility of developing a bill.

Earlier Monday, investigators arrested in resuscitation of hospital of Podolsk. From the case materials follows that at night on January 5, the suspect had committed violent acts of a sexual nature concerning 43-year-old patient who, according to preliminary data, was hospitalized with burns to 40 percent of the body. According to the investigation, the physician was in a state of alcoholic intoxication.