Glen Innes hospital death: local doctor raises alarm over emergency room shortage a year after small town tragedy

Andrew Messenger
Updated June 7 2021 - 12:45pm, first published June 5 2021 - 12:00pm
RAISING WARNING: Dr James White has raised the alarm about conditions at the rural hospital, nearly a year after a woman died after presenting while no doctor was on duty. Photo: file
RAISING WARNING: Dr James White has raised the alarm about conditions at the rural hospital, nearly a year after a woman died after presenting while no doctor was on duty. Photo: file

Nearly a year after a woman died after presenting at an emergency room while no doctor was on duty, a local doctor has raised the alarm about "deteriorating" conditions at the rural hospital.

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Andrew Messenger

Andrew Messenger

Northern Daily Leader journalist

Politics, environment and energy journalist at the Northern Daily Leader. I also write about health, bushfires and occasionally music. I'm a Brisbane boy by way of Charleville and Hobart who now lives in in beautiful New England. Get me at andrew.messenger@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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