Between the months of last March and June, Five infants died at the Hospital Materno Neonatal without any prevalent risk cause “Dr. Ramon Carrillo of Córdoba”, In addition, a further eight – which also did not present a clear deformity – suffered various problems. Local justice investigates whether intentionalWhile the provincial government initiated and resolved an internal file 23 Separate employees from their duties. The director of the health center has also been removed from his post. Liliana Assisi, There are no defendants.
judicial inquiry investigation is in the hands of the prosecutor raul garzonwho described the situation “heavy gravity”, Likely in the lines of research rosary practice, “The suspicion is that they were supplied through some intentional or misconduct”, Also, it is feared from the very beginning that the death must have been due to someone. “Hospital Virus”,
Another hypothesis that lost strength as the case progressed was Potential poisoning with drugs in poor conditionSince the same treatment is used in all medical centers where no incidents were recorded.
At Garzon’s request, the hospital was raided. During the process, the medical records of the deceased children were confiscated along with other documents. The prosecutor explained that in some cases the results of autopsies of the first children who died are available. All the collected material is being analyzed by a body of specialized doctors.
“When there are healthy mothers and healthy children, death is not normal. We have found anomalies in health care in 13 newborns, of whom five have died.”confirmed his part as the Director of Legal Affairs of the Ministry of Health, Mariana Figueroa.
in dialogue twelve tvThe lawyer explained that “general adverse factors that give rise to the hypothesis of what could have happened” were noted in all cases, although he preferred not to give further details.
The Health Ministry through a statement said along the same lines that “Common and/or very similar adverse factors were observed, which did not match the diagnosis and characteristics of the mother and newborn”, All the elements collected were made available to the prosecution.
Internal administrative investigations to determine potential criminal responsibilities led to the preventive suspension of the portion of health workers affected by the services and the days they may have been in contact with the children involved. “We have removed 14 agents, then 9 more and we are still under investigation”Figueroa said. More than 800 people work in the hospital.
One fact that researchers take into account is that Since the time the hospital staff began to isolate, there has not been a case of a child going through the same health difficulty.
Noting these “discrepancies” from the Department of Health, he complained to Justice early last month, and in recent days it has been added to another submitted by the family of one of the deceased children.
On the other hand, it turns out that, from the public state receiving the information, nor is denied that the other parent adds new court filings on the deaths during that period.