31 May 2022

Hawke's Bay health workers fighting trifecta of illnesses

From Morning Report, 6:47 am on 31 May 2022

Hawke's Bay health services are facing critical staff shortages due to a trifecta of illnesses with Covid-19, flu and norovirus.

As well as an stretched emergency department at the regions' hospital in Hastings, the 24/7 medical centre in Napier has been closed due to staff illness.

Hawke's Bay DHB's chief medical officer Robin Whyman spoke to Corin Dann.