Dr Annette Carruthers, who helped establish GP Access After Hours, has called for state and federal governments to properly fund service as hospital emergency staff fear wait time blow outs

Anita Beaumont
By Anita Beaumont
Updated November 10 2021 - 7:09am, first published 7:00am
Concerned: Dr Annette Carruthers, AM, helped establish GP Access about 20 years ago.

THE Hunter's hospital emergency staff are "genuinely concerned" about what impact losing an after-hours GP clinic will have on their wait times, even if the decision makers are not.

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Anita Beaumont

Anita Beaumont

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Anita Beaumont is a health and general news reporter at the Newcastle Herald.

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