Directors on the chopping block over children's heart surgery

Ljubljana, 15 June - The heart surgery department at the Ljubljana Children's Hospital has been plagued by scandal for several years. Tensions escalated again this week as the hospital's director was urged to resign, which in turn triggered demands that the directors of the parent hospital, UKC Ljubljana, step down.

Health Minister Milojka Kolar Celarc comments on the situation at the Ljubljana Children's Hospital heart surgery department.
Photo: Tamino Petelinšek/STA

UKC Ljubljana director Andraž Kopač explains the request for the dismissal of Rajko Kenda, the head of the Children's Hospital in Ljubljana.
Photo: Anže Malovrh/STA

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