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5 Nurses Suspended for Checking Out Dead Patient’s Giant ‘Package’

La Crosse, WI, United States / Classic Rock 100.1
5 Nurses Suspended for Checking Out Dead Patient's Giant 'Package'

DENVER – It is generally always a bad idea to try to look at someone’s genitals without their consent — even if the person happens to be dead. Five nurses at a Denver hospital have been suspended for three weeks after they snuck a peek at a dead man’s private parts, and then gossiped about it.

Denver7, the city’s ABC affiliate, reported:

A tip to Denver7 said the nurses disciplined admired the size of the deceased patient’s genitals and at one point opened a body bag to view parts of the body. A hospital spokesman confirmed details of the incident.

“Multiple staff members viewed the victim while he was incapacitated, including after he was deceased,” a Denver Police report says. “The complainant, Risk Management for Denver Health, made a mandatory report.”

The incidents occurred in March and April; the nurses ultimately returned to work at Denver Health Medical Center and no charges were filed. Rember that scene in the movie, M*A*S*H?


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