There are no facilities for medical examinations, the vast majority of which take place in detention centres.
Examinations after a detainee’s release are conducted in appropriate facilities made available within the Medical Justice Network membership.
Maria Gortova , a medical nurse from Ukraine who was detained for over 5 months in 4 detention centres in the UK, manages the Medical Justice referrals process, including getting independent doctors in to detention centres to see patients.
Photo left taken by Jenny Matthews at the Medical Justice Parliamentary Launch, July 12th 2007 - Medical Justice London member, Puck de Raadt.
Last Updated on Friday, 09 November 2007 21:36