Thursday, March 29, 2007
Add another one on the fire . . .
Barbados Butterfly and her plight have made the papers. The Age has published an article detailing some of what happened. Here are some quotes:
CAT scans, personal thoughts and photos in the blog of surgical registrar Jillian Tomlinson allegedly got her hauled before The Alfred hospital board and suspended for one week. She is expected back at work soon.
Diary contacted Tomlinson, the treasurer of the Victorian Medical Women's Society, and she declined to comment.
Hospital spokeswoman Tracey Ellis declined to elaborate. "It's a matter between the hospital and the staff member," she said.
I hate to say it, but when I graduate, I think that the working environment will be such that blogging will no longer be possible. Call me over-dramatic, but book burning is alive and well.