Paramedics plan industrial action from Monday as bed block, ambulance ramping takes them off road to help patients

Anita Beaumont
By Anita Beaumont
May 26 2022 - 11:00pm
Bed blocked: The John Hunter Hospital's ambulance bay was overflowing around lunchtime on Thursday, with vehicles having to park in no stopping bays and turning lanes. Picture: Jonathan Carroll

AN overflowing ambulance bay outside John Hunter Hospital on Thursday offers insight into the healthcare "crisis" happening beyond the emergency department (ED) doors, staff unions say.


Anita Beaumont

Anita Beaumont


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

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