Investigation into alleged raped cancer patient underway
27 October 2011
The Health Professions Council has expressed dismay at accusations that doctors had ignored the alleged rape of a terminally ill cancer patient in Bloemfontein.
The Council’s Bertha Scheepers says the horrific incident has sent shockwaves across the country.
Scheepers said they view the incident as a dreadful incident and goes against humanity and their core values.
Scheepers has given the assurance that a full investigation is underway.