Tag: "racist" at medical news
Nurse accused of breach of conduct and duty
...ed of drawing a face on a patient's hernia, making racist
remarks about Filipino nurses and for putting a patient's glass eye into a cup of cola as a joke. All the allegations were made during the time period between late 2001 and early 2004. All her actions came to light in February 2004 when Denise Lak...
Racists Attack Indian Nurses in Liverpool
... in north Liverpool have recently been attacked by racist
thugs, leaving them terrified to move out of their...nal Health Service reside, have been attacked. The racist
abuse hurled at the nurses is reported to be getting worse. Minu Subash, a nurse working at the Fa...
More Evidence of Racial Discrimination in the NHS
... clear about one thing: The NHS is institutionally racist
& this problem extends to the top. There is lip service paid to the concept of equal treatment but behind the scenes, acts of omission & commission continue to disadvantage staff and patients from minority communities.' To read more on the performa...
Debate in US: Who Should Decide for Disabled People?
...ical ethicist Harriet Washington sees sexist, even racist
prejudice in the approach of those who laud Ashley’s parents.“It is harder to imagine doctors so compliantly agreeing to castrate a boy, say, in order to allow his wheelchair seat-belt to fit better. Similarly, I wonder if a poor black child would h...
New York City Plans to Promote Circumcision
...hers apprehend that the campaign in US could sound racist
in that Blacks would be targeted. Still one has to start somewhere, circumcision supporters note. Source-Medinia GPL/M...
Koreans in Canada Feel Put Down by Subtle Racism
...ation too closely." Overt discrimination such as racist
remarks is a clear form of prejudice, but subtle discrimination is harder to pinpoint. For example, if your colleagues invite others to dinner but not you, it is hard to know if it is because they've known each other for a long time, because they don...