8 Aug 2018

District health boards confident in finding new nurses

From Morning Report, 7:17 am on 8 August 2018

The long-running hospital nurses' pay dispute is over but there is scepticism about how fast hospital staffing levels will improve. One emergency department nurse, who wants to be identified as Julia, says she doubts whether the 500 promised extra staff will eventuate. Jim Green is a spokesperson for the district health boards. He talks to Susie Ferguson.