Doctors reinstated after seat hits the fan in Chairgate

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Doctors reinstated after seat hits the fan in Chairgate

They have been slapped with final warnings instead, so the fight is not over for the pair accused of pinching chairs from a Cape hospital

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The Western Cape health department has reinstated two doctors – one who was fired and the other suspended – over the “theft” of two broken chairs.

Anaethetists in training Mathew de Swardt and Kim Morgan have now instead received final written warnings for the removal of the chairs without permission.

De Swardt had been fired and was unable to finish his specialisation as an anaesthetist...

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