Nigerian Born Doctor Claims Hospital Used Foreign Doctors as Indentured Servants - Reported by Virginia Lawyers Weekly

Virginia Lawyers Weekly reported on an on-going Virginia Employment Law Title VII national origin discrimination case currently pending in the U.S. District Court in the Western District of Virginia. In the lawsuit, hospitalist Chijioke Kingsley Ofoche, a Nigerian citizen, said he was dismayed to realize he was consistently required to care for “an excessive and unsafe number of patients” after being hired to work at Martinsville Memorial Hospital. Ofoche said he was warned that, if he continued his complaints, he would be fired and would never practice medicine in the U.S. again. The article may be read HERE.

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