TORREVIEJA HOSPITAL is underneath the highlight once more after a household KIDNAPPED an aged relative after being ‘held captive’ for 9 weeks.
“This hospital killed my dad”, Mia Mooseberg advised the Olive Press.
“They starved him in a Covid ward, confined him to mattress and held captive for 9 weeks,” she claims.
Explaining that as a result of her father “was not turned over, he developed bedsores which turned so huge and deep they received contaminated.”
The 80-year-old’s household couldn’t get him out to security, despite the fact that they’d ordered a personal ambulance to move him house to his native Sweden.
Mia candidly admits, “So we determined to kidnap him and drive him 3,000km again to a hospital that will look after him correctly.”
She advised us, “docs have been speechless about how an EU hospital uncared for an individual on this approach.”
“Days later at house, he died due to that neglect.”
Her father, Bo-Eskil Svensson, had first been admitted to Torrevieja’s Quiron hospital with a urinary tract an infection on December 6 2021, however subsequent remedy wasn’t lined by his insurance coverage.
When he was transferred to the close by College Hospital on December 21, that’s when the ‘hell’ began, in line with Mia’s mum, Barbro.
Seeing that her husband of almost 60 years was receiving such poor care, she paid for a personal ambulance to take him again to Sweden.
Nonetheless, when assortment was organized, hospital workers prevented the transfer, claiming that Bo-Eskill had Covid-19.
That was painful sufficient for the household, however the grandfather of two was then left in full isolation for EIGHT days with out meals or any fluids, says Mia.
Barbro took these horrific footage, exhibiting the surprising degree of malnutrition and neglect.
After the 79-year-old sat with him for 4 additional days and not using a mattress for herself, daughter Mia admitted, “We then determined to kidnap him, and we did.”
His two grandchildren flew to Spain and met up with Barbro’s buddy to rescue him.
The group bravely liberated a hospital wheelchair and went into the ward.
They fastidiously introduced Bo-Eskill out within the wheelchair and put him into the household campervan.
Following an epic 3,000 km journey via Spain, France, Germany & Denmark, an ambulance was known as as they crossed the border into Sweden.
Bo-Eskill was swiftly taken into the care of the emergency room at Karlskrona hospital, some 60km from the household house in Karlshamn.
Mia advised us that docs had by no means seen a person so uncared for as her father, “and this in an EU nation.”
She lamented: “Dad died on April 17 of the hunger and infections that he developed in Spain.”
After a number of makes an attempt at making an attempt to get her complaints heard at Torrevieja Hospital, Mia shared her expertise on a Fb website arrange by George Marshall.
The British expat began the group in order that households might share related experiences after his mum had additionally been ‘handcuffed and abused’ there in her last days.
Marshall admitted, “That is precisely why I created this group. I believed what they did to my mom final yr was a one-off, however no.”
“It’s so troublesome to lift points because the docs is not going to point out bedsores or the ensuing septicaemia on the loss of life certificates.”
Claiming, “It’s one cowl up after one other, harmless individuals being subjected to gross malpractice with nurses on social media whereas sufferers lie in their very own faeces.”
Whereas Mia seems for help in getting justice or at the least solutions from the hospital, she burdened, “My dad was a fireman and likewise served with the United Nations peacekeeping drive in Lebanon.”
“He would do something to assist others, he was an exquisite husband, the very best dad you may think about and an awesome grandfather, too.
“However in the long run, they do that to a hero … he saved many individuals however they let him die.”
Mia warned: “If our tragic story can save another person, then my recommendation is don’t go to this hospital.
“Additionally, be sure the insurance coverage covers you. Dad was absolutely insured, however the insurance coverage firm discovered loopholes.”
Up to now, the hospital has refused to remark.
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