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Putting it off: Hunter hospitals postpone more and more surgeries

Gabriel Fowler
Updated November 25 2023 - 7:47am, first published 7:42am
NSW Australian Medical Association president Dr Michael Bonning. Picure:supplied.
NSW Australian Medical Association president Dr Michael Bonning. Picure:supplied.

THE number of postponed surgeries across the Hunter has increased by an average 76 per cent over the past four years, as the region grapples with waitlist blowouts.

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Gabriel Fowler

Gabriel Fowler

Senior Journalist

Community health & welfare, social justice, investigations, general news. Gabriel.Fowler@newcastleherald.com.au

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