LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Matamata Chronicle - - News -

nec­es­sary to see a doc­tor, but to make an ap­point­ment for Mon­day morn­ing to see his own doc­tor.

At the ap­point­ment on Mon­day, Bill’s doc­tor wasn’t happy it was left for as long as it was. The first fin­ger was stitched but the tip of Bill’s ring fin­ger now re­quires a skin graft.

What the hell is wrong with our med­i­cal sys­tem these days?

The duty doc­tor chose to be a doc­tor and there­fore should be the one re­spon­si­ble for mishaps when they are ros­tered on. This case wouldn’t be the doc­tor’s fault, it’s the re­cep­tion­ist’s fault, which needs to be looked at.

Re­sponse:

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from New Zealand

© PressReader. All rights reserved.