Risk of criminal charges follows us around like a heavy shadow: doctors

Medical Protection Society calls on government to review legal threshold for criminal charges against doctors

04 March 2021 - 20:18

Criminalising errors in judgment by doctors in fast-moving and potentially hazardous environments is severe and impacts on patient safety.

That’s the word from the Medical Protection Society (MPS), which supports more than 30,000 health-care professionals in SA...

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