Breaking the Hippocratic Oath, a doctor in South Florida has vowed to turn away unvaccinated patients infected with the coronavirus.
Speaking with NBC Miami, Dr. Linda Marraccini said that she will no longer treat unvaccinated coronavirus patients, arguing that their presence could potentially infect immunocompromised patients and hospital staff.
“I understand that people are free to choose, but to me, it’s a problem when it affects other people,” she said.
“When it comes to the safety of others, when it comes to the fact that it’s a global health problem, community health problem, at this point, I really say that this is where it draws the line in the sand for me,” she added.
In a letter sent to her patients, Marraccini said that she will stop treating unvaccinated patients on September 15, referring to the unvaccinated as uninformed, selfish stalwarts who refuse to believe in science: