The Minister of health of Irkutsk region Oleg Yaroshenko did not help the passenger who became ill during the flight. On Thursday, 19 October, according to Flash Siberia.
According to the news Agency, the incident occurred on Thursday morning on Board самолетаf, carrying out flight from Moscow to Irkutsk. One of the passengers needed an emergency medical assistance. Thus, according to eyewitnesses, the plane was the head of the Irkutsk Ministry of health, who graduated from the Tomsk military-medical Institute.
“If you think that the officer rushed to assist, to no avail. After the crew over the intercom and asked to approach the passenger doctors, if any, on the Board, the Minister did not budge and sat down comfortably, fell asleep,” — said one of the passengers.
As a result, the help came two other doctors, who also were on that flight. Upon arrival to Irkutsk, the patient was hospitalized for the ambulance. Source FlashSiberia in medical circles confirmed the departure of the ambulance to the airport.
Official comments of the Ministry of health of the Irkutsk region on this issue has not yet been reported.
Yaroshenko, in addition to the Tomsk military medical Institute, graduated from the Military medical Academy named after Kirov and the higher academic courses of the Military Academy of the General staff of the Armed forces of the Russian Federation. Previously held the position of Advisor to the Governor of the Irkutsk region on health care.
In September last year the Minister of health of Russia Veronika Skvortsova provide the necessary urgent assistance to the passenger flying with her on the same flight from Moscow to new York. During the flight, the woman felt unwell and lost consciousness, but Skvortsova managed in half an hour bring her out of unconsciousness. Later, the Minister was presented to the award.