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Patient records investigation

Title
Patient records investigation
Genre
Interview
TX Date
19 Jan 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:03:59
Description
Interview with Sir Idwal Pugh, the Parliamentary Ombudsman, on an investigation into the case of a consultant surgeon who refused to treat a patient with a broken spine because the hospital administration had lost his notes. Health service and individual will not be named. Male speaker not identified (poss. John Perkins).
Contributors
Idwal Pugh; John Perkins?
Keywords
Local authorities; Reports; Health services; Patients; Public inquiries; Public health records

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