The medical watchdog accused of putting patients at risk | 7.30

The medical watchdog accused of putting patients at risk | 7.30
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Understaffing, a toxic culture and pressure to meet unrealistic targets at the national health regulator are risking public safety, according to whistleblowers.

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AHPRA , the Australian health practitioners’ regulation agency, is charged with investigating and disciplining more than seven hundred thousand doctors, nurses and other medical staff.

But in this video, former senior AHPRA investigators speak out, warning the agency isn’t doing its job properly.

Madeleine Morris and producer Andy Burns have the story.

Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-07-09/ahpra-accused-of-not-investigating-medical-complaints-properly/11279380

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