Compulsory COVID-19 vax needed for all health staff: surgeons

The current state-by-state measures have created a 'void' for doctors in private practice, says RACS NSW chair Associate Professor Payal Mukherjee

The surgeons' college is calling for a national coronavirus vaccine mandate for all healthcare staff, saying doctors in private practice are in an “ethical bind” as they juggle patient safety and staff choices.

Associate Professor Payal Mukherjee
Associate Professor Payal Mukherjee.

Some states have introduced compulsory COVID-19 vaccinations for all healthcare