Limpopo doctor ‘completely unaware’ of racial segregation at his practice, apologises

Polokwane – A Limpopo doctor accused of racially segregating his patients and staff, and charging different rates according to race, released a general public apology on Friday, insisting he was not aware of what was going on.

The apology comes after the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) received several complaints about Dr Jimmy van den Berg’s Mokopane practice, which apparently had separate waiting rooms, consultation rooms and reception areas for black and white patients. ….more

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