The protection of whistleblowers who report irregularities in the healthcare system is especially important in the difficult time of pandemic. The issue of effective protections of healthcare workers who report irregularities was discussed in Dziennik Gazeta Prawna by dr Beata Baran.
The expert from our Law Firm explained the definition of whistleblowing and the prerequisites that define when a person reporting irregularities may be referred to as a whistleblower. In her analysis, she also referred to the famous cases of insufficient protection of whistleblowers in the healthcare sector and the consequences with which members of the healthcare staff had to face after reporting improper practices. Dr Beata Baran also reminded the readers about the mechanisms embedded in the Polish legal system that may be used by persons who wish to report irregularities.
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