Upon learning from the media about the deaths of patients from Sjenica who were examined but not hospitalized in Užice General Hospital, the Protector of Citizens instigated an investigation to control work legality and regularity of Užice Health Center.

The Protector of Citizens asked the Užice Health Center to submit a statement on all facts and circumstances related to the case, as well as on the results of the work of the commission that performed the internal quality control of professional work.