The video circulates on social networks and shows the woman placing the syringe on the elderly woman’s arm, piercing with the needle, but she does not inject the patient with the immunizing liquid.
Mayor Jacqueline Oliveira (DEM) regretted the situation and said that the professional was removed from office.
Also according to the city, an administrative process will be opened to investigate the occurrence.
“We received this complaint, we summoned the employee, we also had it with the lady’s family members, we have already taken steps in relation to the employee, we have removed her laboratory activities and we have also opened an inquiry for clarifications. With the family, we have already summoned you to take the vaccination. We are here, together, with a lot of responsibility and commitment to the health of the population “, he said.
Video caught Health worker injecting needle without applying vaccine to elderly woman in Nilo Peçanha – Photo: Reproduction / TV Bahia
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