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Waikato Hospital doctor was ‘tactile’ with colleagues, sexual harassment investigation finds

13 March 2018 Natalie Akoorie - New Zealand Herald

A nine-month investigation into claims of sexual harassment and bullying among doctors at Waikato Hospital has concluded, with the hospital saying it could not substantiate the complaints.

However, a report into the allegations by a senior female clinician against a senior male clinician found the accused had caused distress described by the complainants, “and this must cease”.

A summary of the report also said the man was described as having a “tactile approach to colleagues”.

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