Crisis of Covid 19 is not in the position of stopping its effect. In the meantime, reason behind the death of COVID 19 patient of Bheri Hospital is believed to be the carelessness of Health worker working over there. They have attacked health workers arguing that the patient died because of negligence during the treatment. Health personnel of Hospital of Bheri on Friday protested against the allegation by the relatives of the patient, who died when the treatment was going on.
Unit of Nursing Association of Nepal of Banke, protested for the same inside the boundary of the hospital. Separate ward has been established solely for the Covid 19 Patient in the Bheri hospital. On Thursday, health worker of the COVID 19 ward of the hospital were abused physically by the near one of the patients who died while undergoing the treatment as they were alleged for their negligence while taking care of the patient.
Patient who died while undergoing the treatment was the resident of the Dang. He was admitted in the hospital on May 18. Due to ill improvement in the condition of the patient he was kept on the support of the ventilator. Dr. Chandra Prakash Sahu and Nurses Asmini Gurung and Sadikshya Gaire were abused by the son and brother of dead patient accusing that patient died after he has been shifted for the support of the ventilator. Attackers moved forcefully into the Intensive Care Unit and others medical equipment were also damaged.
Statement has been issued by the Nurse association confirming the attack on health worker and also has demanded for the immediate action against those involved attackers. They have also appealed for the creation of good environment for them to work without any fear, as many patients are in very critical condition.
A committee has been formed under the supervision of CDO Shankar Bista to find out the fact of the incident.