Baltimore Hospital Patient Discharged at Bus Stop, Stumbling as well as Cold

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An image coming from a YouTube video of a woman who was discharged coming from University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore as well as released into the cold night.

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Imamu Baraka/PMGVideos, via YouTube

A woman who appeared to be wearing nothing nevertheless socks as well as a hospital gown was discharged coming from a Baltimore hospital on a cold winter night as well as left alone at a bus stop.

A passer-by filmed the woman late Tuesday evening as well as posted several videos on Facebook shortly after midnight. In them, people in dark uniforms can be seen walking into the University of Maryland Medical Center’s Midtown Campus with an empty wheelchair, leaving the woman alone on the sidewalk.

The woman appears to have trouble keeping her balance as well as communicating. She barely speaks during the videos, which total about 11 minutes. nevertheless she does scream, as well as her breath condenses inside the cold air in front of her.

The man filming, Imamu Baraka, finds her belongings in plastic bags at the bus stop as well as encourages her to sit down.

“This particular is usually disgusting of which they would certainly just leave her unattended on a bus stop, half naked,” he said inside the video. “as well as the item’s got to be at least 40 degrees, if not colder.”

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Mr. Baraka, who did not immediately respond to requests for comment, stopped filming as well as called emergency responders. An ambulance eventually arrived to take the woman back to the hospital.

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