4 Apr 2024

North Shore Emergency Department leaving patients in corridors due to space

From Morning Report, 7:35 am on 4 April 2024

North Shore Hospital's emergency department is again leaving patients in corridors.

The Auckland hospital had successfully maintained a strict no corridor policy since a highly critical inquiry 15 years ago.

But overcrowding is forcing the change.

Sarah Dalton of the Association of Salaried Medical Specialists spoke to Corin Dann.