Health Minister announces $1.5 million support package for emergency departments

Jessica Willard
Updated August 8 2018 - 6:08pm, first published 5:30pm
Health Minister Michael Ferguson. Picture: Paul Scambler
Health Minister Michael Ferguson. Picture: Paul Scambler

The government will fund a $1.5 million, six month support package designed to reduce pressures at Launceston General and Royal Hobart hospital emergency departments. 

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Jessica Willard

Jessica Willard

Senior Journalist and Health Reporter

Being a health reporter to me is about more than just reporting the problems. It's about asking why they are happening in the first place and what needs to change to fix it.

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