Jerusalem anesthesiologist suspended for sexual harassment

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March 25, 2014 18:01




An anesthesiologist at Jerusalem’s Shaare Zedek Medical Center was suspended by management on Tuesday after he was accused to touching and fondling the chest of a women to whom he was performing an epidural injection before she gave birth.

He also allegedly kissed the woman on the mouth as her husband was sleeping on a chair nearby. Both the anesthesiologist and the woman are ultra-Orthodox.When the family complained, SZMC officials called the police, and an investigation was launched.

The doctor is married, with children.

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