‘Chairgate’ doctors still have to fight to get their reputations back
Suspension and dismissal may have been lifted over ‘theft’ of two chairs from Cape hospital, but the charge remains
Two of the three doctors implicated in Tygerberg Hospital’s “stolen” chair saga have decided to fight on to clear their names.
Their case will be heard on Tuesday by arbitrator Gail McEwan at the health sector bargaining council.
The anaesthetists-in-training were found guilty by Tygerberg hospital management of stealing two broken chairs...