30 Sep 2019

Hospitals under pressure as radiographers strike

From Checkpoint, 5:45 pm on 30 September 2019

Most public hospitals were under intense pressure on Monday, caring for patients without routine access to x-rays and scans.

Hundreds of radiographers belonging to the Apex union walked off wards early in the morning in a day-long strike that will be repeated on Wednesday.

RNZ health correspondent Karen Brown has the details.