I used to be moved to pen this commentary after having learn one other dated December 21, 2020, right here on DNO. I used to be appalled on the contents of that commentary, and I’m flabbergasted that such issues had by no means been handled previous to or since that article appeared. ‘Informed Patient’ appeared to have performed thorough analysis, and I settle for the knowledge offered as credible. I, too, have achieved my investigations and stand agency by what I write.
That a health care provider ought to arbitrarily name him/herself a specialist with out the requisite coaching, is deplorable, shameful, and disgraceful. That these medical doctors are extracting giant sums of cash from their poor fellow Dominicans reeks of dishonesty, and unethical and unprofessional habits. That these medical doctors have been registered as General Practitioners however are training as Diabetes SPECIALIST, Asthma SPECIALIST, and so on. implies that the Medical Board appointed by the Minister of Health is ineffective and derelict in its responsibility to not have disciplined these medical doctors and suspended their registration. One is reminded of the times of Dr. Finger about whom nothing was achieved, no investigation performed by the Board.
Doctors have historically been revered as a type of privileged class; they have been nearly worshipped and deserved to be. I’m solely sufficiently old to recollect the Dr. D.O.N. McIntyres, the Dr. Bernard Sorhaindos, the Dr. Phillip Griffins, the Dr. E.I. Wattys of the Dominican medical panorama. Most of the present-day ones who’ve adopted would discover it tough to slot in their footwear.
A physician who has a pharmacy at his workplace and easily sells sufferers medicine with no analysis shouldn’t solely have his registration suspended however revoked.
Medical Board, the place in Heaven’s title are you??!! They gave you a job to do, so stand up off your rear ends and do it!!!! Otherwise you’re merely USELESS!! The operate of the Medical Board is just not merely to register medical doctors. The total Medical Ordinance can’t be solely about this. Do your duties on behalf of the folks!
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