RWOPS – light at the end of a dusty tunnel

Chris Bateman


The government will hold hospital line managers responsible for ensuring that consultants and doctors deliver at least 56 hours of State work per week – if they are to do any Remunerated Work Outside the Public Service (RWOPS) at all. This will be nationally legislated, Izindaba has learnt. 


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Chris Bateman, HMPG

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RWOPS; primary healthcare; SAMA

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South African Medical Journal 2013;103(12):888. DOI:10.7196/SAMJ.7693

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Date submitted: 2013-11-05
Date published: 2013-11-07

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