Medical kidnapping


Medical kidnapping is where a patient is held at a hospital against their will and increasingly isolated from their family.  This can happen is situations where there is a disagreement between the hospital staff like doctors, social workers and psychologists, and the patient and their family, over what is the better course of care.

Broader Problems:
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST