Premier Campbell Newman during a visit to Rockhampton Hospital on Tuesday 21 October. Photo: Chris Ison / The Morning Bulletin
Premier Campbell Newman during a visit to Rockhampton Hospital on Tuesday 21 October. Photo: Chris Ison / The Morning Bulletin Chris Ison

Newman and Springborg visit Rockhampton hospital

THE Premier and his health minister, Lawrence Springborg visited the city today with promises to the tune of $327 million for a Backlog Maintenance Remediation Program.

Campbell Newman said there were more than 2000 jobs already scheduled for health services and hospitals throughout Queensland.

Programs include replacing cupboards and ageing air-conditioners, plumbing and electrical work with priority given to the refurbishment and maintenance of elevators and lifts.



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