NURSES WHO KILL
2019 08 22 19 00
Elizabeth Wettlaufer, the cat-loving Canadian nurse kept a sinister body of work online: nearly two dozen, often creepy poems Ñ including one where she professes to love the ÒsmellÓ of old folks.
2019 08 22 20 00
A respiratory care practitioner who nursed at a Los Angeles hospital, Efren Saldivar confessed to killing 40 to 50 patients over an eight-year period. Quickly christened an "Angel of Death," he targeted patients who were already near death. He would kill them with lethal injections of the muscle relaxants Pavulon or succinylcholine chloride or, if they were on ventilators, he would decrease patientsÕ oxygen intake.
2019 08 29 19 00
2016 marked the 25th anniversary of a crime spree which at first baffled and then profoundly shocked BritainÕs Medical community. Four children were murdered, others with routine medical conditions were left fighting for their lives. Using exclusive access to eight hours of interviews, testimony from leading Police investigators and dramatic reconstructions of real-life events, this programme will tell the chilling story of Nurse Beverley Allitt.
2019 08 29 20 00
Over three months at a general hospital in Oxfordshire England two patients had died and a further fifteen had become serious inexplicably gravely ill for conditions they should not have been suffering from. A staff Nurse was on duty each time, one who revelled in the thrill of trying to revive the patients. Drawing on testimony from leading investigators, using dramatic reconstructions of real-life events, this programme will tell the unsettling story of Nurse Benjamin Geen. As we also hear from those who still believe him innocent, we uncover the complexities facing detectives even when they are certain they have captured a Nurse who kills.
2019 09 05 19 00
Drawing on court reports, evidence uncovered, recollections of those involved and using dramatic reconstructions of real life events, this program will tell the story of Nurse Genene Jones. Whilst she was on duty children began inexplicably dying on wards, ten times as many deaths occurred on the wards patrolled by Nurse Genene Jones. But Tested blood samples could only reveal so much., something that Genene Jones knew all about. How many children were killed? That is the question, which is still decades on, untested in court, the truth behind what happened in two Texas medical units in 1982, remains a secret that Genene Jones alone knows.
2019 09 05 20 00
Daniella Poggiali is the ward joker Ð playing pranks, fooling around Ð but she has an unfortunate habit of being on the scene when patient after patient dies. Is Daniella Poggiali the Prima Donna holding centre stage long enough to murder those she cares for? Or is she the misunderstood extrovert with a strange way of amusing herself? Drawing on Court reports, evidence uncovered, recollections of those involved and using dramatic reconstructions of real-life events, this programme will tell the story of Nurse Daniella Poggiali. All Italy wants to know Ð is she a Nurse who Kills? And if she is, how many times?