Ministry of Health confirmed that the Hospital employee who took pictures of a female patient has been suspended. The woman patient had visited the healthcare facility, where the hospital employee took her pictures.
The ministry said that not only that he has been suspended from his services, but also has been arrested. The police have arrested him and now have referred him to the Public prosecution.
This was done after the video of the employee taking pictures of the patient was put on social media. Soon the video went viral on social media spurring anger among the people.
The ministry states that it rejects all such activities that are against the rights of patients. It also assured that the ministry will not be hesitant to hold those accountable who violate the privacy of the patients.
Those who fail to provide the healthcare services to the patient as outlined by the Ministry.
Source: Saudi Gazette