A picture of staff members inappropriately handling a newborn at Florida’s Naval Hospital Jacksonville has gone viral, and the hospital said the staff members involved in the incident will face legal action.
A photo of the incident appears to show staff inappropriately gesturing to a newborn and calling the infant “Satan.”
The photo is captioned, “How I currently feel about these mini Satans."
The hospital called the images outrageous, unacceptable and incredibly unprofessional. Naval Hospital Jacksonville released a statement that reads in part, “We have identified the staff members involved. They have been removed from patient care and they will be handled by the legal system and military justice.”
The hospital said it is still notifying involved parties.