3 Jul 2023

Long wait for heart scans

From Morning Report, 7:24 am on 3 July 2023

Patients are waiting a year and a half for heart scans that could reveal a serious or life threatening condition.

Echocardiograms are an ultrasound for the heart, a non invasive test that can show blockages and other damage.

Doctors say the unprecedented waits are causing huge anxiety.

Ben Strang reports.