Nurses to stop work this afternoon

August 28, 2023 7:13 am in by
The entrance to Muswellbrook Hospital. Image: Darren Cutrupi

The New South Wales Nurses and Midwives Association is calling on Health Minister Ryan Park to reverse a decision to cut upgrades to Muswellbrook Hospital.

The planned new operating theatres and sterilisation area have been shelved by health bureaucrats due to increasing redevelopment project costs.

Nurses will stage a protest rally outside the hospital between 2 and 3 this afternoon.

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Nurses Union Assistant General Secretary Michael Thwaites said he hopes the Minister will come to the table.


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