Definitive solution for LGH is 'more beds' according to intensive care director Scott Parkes

Jessica Willard
Updated October 23 2019 - 6:00pm, first published 5:30pm
Like reshuffling deck chairs on the Titanic: LGH doctor on responding to demand
Like reshuffling deck chairs on the Titanic: LGH doctor on responding to demand

Increasing Launceston General Hospital's escalation policy will help manage a crisis, but it won't look after patients, according to the hospital's director of intensive care.

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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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