The last ski run is often particularly perilous, as is a late-career complaint

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The last ski run is often particularly perilous, as is a late-career complaint

Gaeline Phipps

Gaeline Phipps

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Don’t let a minor tumble late in the day ruin how you look back on things

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A complaint at the end of a professional career – even a minor complaint or one that is dismissed – can have an unduly significant effect on the doctor who receives it, as Wellington barrister Gaeline Phipps explains

Every complaint should trigger reflective review about one’s practice It is a beautiful day. You have had endless, back-to-back, fantastic runs o