Shall the detention staff provide medical aid to inmates in case of physical injuries?

Upon detecting physical injuries, the medical officer of a given penitentiary institution or other medical professional hired by the institution shall immediately perform medical examination. An inmate has the right to select a physician to be present at the procedure. The medical examination of the inmate can be carried out in the absence of the detention officer. The inmate and inquiry body shall be informed of the outcomes of the medical examination. The outcomes shall be recorded in the inmate’s personal file in compliance with the defined procedure.( RA Law on the Treatment of the Detained and Arrested Persons, No. 21)