LIBERIA: Police Probes JFK Memorial Hospital Management For Alleged Carelessness Which Leaves One Patient Dead

Police in Monrovia launches investigation at JFK Memorial Hospital after a trauma patient allegedly dropped dead from top of a third-floor

The police authorities in collaboration with the John F. Kenney medical Hospital are investigating the tragic death of a man, who was seeking medication at the JFK Medical Hospital.

It is reported that Dennis Koon, who was suffering from traumatic brain injury, allegedly jumped from the 3rd floor bathroom of the JFK Hospital.

Making the disclosure to this station on Monday, JFK Chief Executive Officer, Dr Jerry Brown said patient Dennis Koon aged, 43 was declared medically fit for discharge on June 30 after a 27 day admission.

Dr. Brown indicated that patient Koon informed his roommates that he was going for a brief walk and needed to use the bathroom.

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About Joel Cholo Brooks 13568 Articles
Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.
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