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RWOPS abuse ‘eroding ethical standards of juniors’

Chris Bateman

Abstract


The impact of Remunerated Work Outside the Public Service (RWOPS) abuse on the ethical understanding of young doctors is ‘devastating’ while patient care is ‘doubly disadvantaged,’ through a dearth of teaching and lack of actual physical care.


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Chris Bateman, HMPG

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RWOPS; medical practice; public healthcare

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South African Medical Journal 2013;103(8):505-506. DOI:10.7196/SAMJ.7165

Article History

Date submitted: 2013-06-14
Date published: 2013-07-04

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