NURSES at the Gawler hospital could take industrial action if pay and working condition negotiations between the State Government and the nurses’ union continue to stall.
SOUTH Australian health minister Stephen Wade refused to write a letter of support to the private Adelaide radiology clinic that beat out Gawler Hospital for one of only four fully Medicare-rebatable magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) licences awarded in South Australia earlier this year.
HEALTH Minister Stephen Wade has denied claims support staff for the State Government’s regional health reforms will be Adelaide-based.
HEALTH Minister Stephen Wade has ruled out any closures to SA Pathology’s regional clinics, including Gawler, after it was revealed the State Government planned to outsource medical sample testing to interstate laboratories.
TEN patients have been transferred to Gawler Hospital in a move by the Marshall Government to alleviate strain on the metropolitan health system.
STATE Health Minister Stephen Wade has reaffirmed that a business case into the long-touted Barossa hospital will be undertaken in the upcoming financial year.