Significant Childbirth Trauma for First Time Mother

The areas of pregnancy, labour, and childbirth raise interesting questions about the information and advice provided to pregnant mothers in order to allow them to make decisions and choices. The pendulum has swung from natural childbirth to medical intervention (specifically caesarean section) and back again. Split-second decisions regarding the method of delivery are often accompanied READ IN FULL

Complaints on the rise – The HCCC annual report

The Health Care Complaints Commission (HCCC) New South Wales is an independent body, established under the Health Care Complaints Act. The Commission functions as a means of receiving and assessing complaints relating to health service practitioners in NSW, and assisting or resolving these complaints. The HCCC also has the power to investigate and prosecute serious READ IN FULL