LGH code yellow requests 'shut down', unions call for urgent review into emergency protocols

Jessica Willard
Updated October 21 2019 - 7:34pm, first published 5:45pm
Internal emergency ignored at LGH as staff respond to new norm: unions
Internal emergency ignored at LGH as staff respond to new norm: unions

Repeated requests by Launceston General Hospital staff to instigate a code yellow - signalling an internal emergency - have been ignored by senior management, unions say.

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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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