In the past decade, smartphone technology And social media Non-Black Americans have been forced to witness firsthand the racism that black Americans often face. So when a black doctor felt the abuse by a white doctor at Indiana University Northern Hospital, she went to Facebook to tell a story.
Now after her death The video posted by Susan Moore from a hospital bed is being revisited.
“I request an external review of this case. Indiana University Health President and CEO Dennis Murphy (Dennis Murphy) said in a statement: “We will have a team of diverse healthcare and diverse experts. The team conducts a thorough medical examination of Dr. Moore’s concerns to resolve any potential treatment bias. ”
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Moore died on December 20. He said that the doctor relieved her suffering and was unwilling to provide additional relief or examination. research shows To date, many people in the medical field have false beliefs about black patients, including that they feel less painful than others.
She said in the video: “I insist and propose that if I am white, I don’t have to go through that.” “When you send a black man home, that’s how the black man is killed. They don’t know how to fight for themselves. .”
Moore was sent home-returned to another hospital less than 12 hours later, after which she died.
According to the Associated Press, Murphy said after conducting a “preliminary medical quality review” that he did not believe that the medical team had “failed Moore’s nursing technical issues”, but “may not have shown the level of sympathy and respect we seek. Know the most important things for patients.”
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