Moonlighting medics cheat hospitals


Moonlighting medics cheat hospitals

Moonlighting doctors short-change state health care and Health Minister says patients are dying because of specialists’ greed: ‘I’d far rather clamp down on allowing work outside the public service than employ dishonest professionals who are never there anyway’. A quarter of specialists employed at the Nelson Mandela Academic Complex and/or Walter Sisulu University in Mthatha augment their state salaries by moonlighting.

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