Zimbabwe’s Senior Doctors Join Strike, Further Crippling Health Care System
|11/28/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Senior doctors in Zimbabwe have joined their junior counterparts in a general strike over low wages that they say are not keeping up with high inflation.
On Wednesday, health care workers said they would continue their strike, which began Tuesday to protest the dismissal of junior colleagues who walked out in September, paralyzing the country’s health delivery system.
Zimbabwe’s biggest hospital, Parirenyatwa General in Harare, looked deserted as patients were being turned away.
Margret Mashava brought in her pregnant sister, Marvel, who she suspected might have complications related to an earlier cesarean section.
“Now we are stranded. We do not know what to do. read more >>>