HOSPITALS MAY BE HELD LIABLE FOR REFUSING TO ADMIT WOMEN IN LABOUR Archive HOME > HOSPITALS MAY BE HELD LIABLE FOR REFUSING TO ADMIT WOMEN IN LABOUR

South African hospitals have made the news on multiple occasions for refusing to admit or treat patients needing emergency care including women in labour. Hospitals can face potential liability when this happens. This is according to Kirstie Haslam, partner at DSC Attorneys, who says that there are circumstances where hospitals can be held liable when […]