16 Sep 2022

Palmerston North Hospital ED to get children-only waiting area

From Checkpoint, 5:42 pm on 16 September 2022

Parents rushing their sick children to Palmerston North Hospital's under-pressure emergency department will soon be able sit away from the weekend drunks and other distractions.

Design work has begun on a children's-only waiting area, but the improvements won't be funded by the public purse.

Manawatū reporter Jimmy Ellingham has more.