Hospital CEO labels facilities at Hamilton not fit for purpose

Monique Patterson
Updated October 20 2022 - 4:21pm, first published October 19 2022 - 4:00pm
Western District Health Service emergency physician Dr Jo Brown treats Mick McRae as his partner Michelle Watt and baby Pippa wait.

The emergency department and intensive care units at a south-west hospital "fail basic human rights" and must be upgraded, according to the service's chief executive officer.

Monique Patterson

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