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New searches, more accusing testimonies in doctor Burnei’s case

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The officers of the General Anti-corruption Directorate (DGA) and policemen from the Crime Department are conducting new searches at the Marie Curie Hospital in doctor Burnei’s case on Wednesday, with the orthopedist surgeon for children being taken from his place, ...

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Hexi Pharma disinfectants were diluted, Czech expertize confirms

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The expertize on Hexi Pharma disinfectants required to a laboratory in the Czech Republic confirm the Romanian prosecutors’ suspicions: the solutions have been diluted. The prosecutor recieved the results of the expertize on the products from the lab in the ...

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Why prosecutors wanted doctor Burnei behind bars?

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Doctor Gheorghe Burnei from “Marie Curie” Hospital for children represents through his defective medical activity a real danger for his minor patients’ health condition and life, reads the Prosecutor’s Office’s document asking for the doctor’s preventive arrest. Prosecutors say that ...

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Renowned orthopedics surgeon Gheorghe Burnei detained for corruption. What have prosecutors found out in his office?

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Update: Late on Sunday, the doctor was placed under house arrest. The chief of the orthopedics ward of the Marie Curie Pediatrics Hospital, Gheorghe Burnei, a renowned orthopedics surgeon in Bucharest and Romania, has been detained for 24 hours on ...

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Health Ministry launches telephone line to disclose corruption cases in hospitals


Health Minister on Friday announced the launch of a special telephone line where patients, doctors or witnesses of corruption cases in a medical unit or pharmacy can call and disclose any potential breach. The TelVerde dispatching centre is administered by ...

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EIB to provide advisory services for the construction of three regional hospitals in Romania


The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed an Advisory Services Agreement worth EUR 1.5 million with the Ministry of Health of Romania to facilitate project preparation for the construction of three regional hospitals in Iasi, Cluj-Napoca and Craiova, a press ...

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Malaxa hospital manager sacked. Anti-corruption prosecutors conduct searches


The manager of Malaxa Hospital in Bucharest, Florin Secureanu was sacked, Bucharest mayor Gabriela Firea announced on Tuesday. Anti-corruption prosecutors are conducting searches at the hospital following media coverage over serious irregularities at the hospital. More precisely, prosecutors are searching ...

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Ex-manager of Floreasca Hospital Radu Macovei investigated in the case of the care unit for burnt


Former manager of Floreasca Hospital in Bucharest, Radu Macovei was charged in the criminal file related to the fact that the ward for burnt of the hospital is not functional, judicial sources told Mediafax. Several other doctors from Floreasca Hospital ...

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Bird flu case again in Romania


The National Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Authority (ANSVSA) has confirmed the presence of the bird flu virus, subtype H5N8, on Romanian territory. In the morning of November 22, 2016, following the notification of mortality observed in wild swans, the ...

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