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Row at city hospital over bad handwriting


‘Doctors were being protected while female employees were being subjected to abuse’.

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A MEDICAL specialist at Robert Mangaliso Sobukwe Hospital, who apparently has illegible handwriting, has been reported to the Human Rights Commission and the police following an incident where he allegedly called a radiologist a “stupid cow and stupid bitch” in full view of patients and other staff members.

National Education, Health and Allied Workers Union (Nehawu) branch chairperson Godfrey Davids stated that the matter would also be reported to the Health Professions Council of South Africa.

“The doctor has never been suspended or faced any disciplinary action. This type of behaviour is unbecoming and his name should be scrapped from the roll of medical professionals. If a docto ...

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