Why specialists won’t deliver babies

Huge insurance costs, possible lawsuits fuel exodus of obstetricians


In Nelson Mandela Bay, the drain of these specialists has raised fears of the pressure it will place on the metro’s state labour wards which are already battling to cope.

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