Health Records are mandatory for ALL Patients

The SA Defence department will have to pay damages for the failure of military doctors to diagnose the 13-year-old son of a firefighter with swine flu, the Western Cape High Court has ruled. Torrian Marthinus, now 20, was left untreated for almost a week in August 2009 and developed meningitis – which led to seizures that affected his academic performance. The amount of damages …