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The NSW Health Care Complaints Commission has confirmed investigations over mesh surgery

By Joanne McCarthy
Updated March 26 2019 - 8:14pm, first published March 18 2016 - 10:00pm
Watchdog: The NSW Health Care Complaints Commission is investigating a number of doctors associated with transvaginal mesh prolapse surgery.
Watchdog: The NSW Health Care Complaints Commission is investigating a number of doctors associated with transvaginal mesh prolapse surgery.

THE state’s health watchdog has sharpened its focus on investigations relating to Australia’s unfolding women’s prolapse mesh disaster after serious complaints, including that a doctor allegedly falsely claimed he had ethics approval to conduct a mesh device study at a major public hospital.

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