Last-minute postings place undue stress on our doctors

It would appear that the Health Ministry gives no thought to the inconvenience of doctors uprooted from their families at 24 hours’ notice and moved to a new location without even been given the time to find somewhere to live. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, February 3, 2023.

Commentary by Mustafa K. Anuar

IT is not difficult to understand why the Malaysian Medical Association (MMA) and former deputy health minister Dr Lee Boon Chye were troubled by the last-minute postings of doctors recently.

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