Call for doctors' self-reflection disclosures to be protected under law

It comes after the alarm at the treatment of Dr Bawa-Garba
stressed doctor

Doctors reflecting on mistakes and adverse events as part of their CPD need legal protection against the information being used against them, a medical defence organisation is warning.

The debate comes as the Medical Board of Australia begins work on a major revamp of quality controls to ensure Australia’s 111,000 doctors are fit to practise.