emergency departments

Emergency department worker sues Rocky hospital for $750k

Premium Content Emergency department worker sues Rocky hospital for $750k

The woman claims she was verbally abused regularly and was exposed to visually...

Nurse punched by patient in shocking attack at hospital

Premium Content Nurse punched by patient in shocking attack at hospital

She allegedly hit a nurse so hard her eye couldn’t open.

‘Tsunami’ of patients rush back to GPs in droves

Premium Content ‘Tsunami’ of patients rush back to GPs in droves

Patients rushing to the doctor cause a spike in waiting times

Shock figure facing hospitals even before pandemic

Premium Content Shock figure facing hospitals even before pandemic

Qld emergency departments under pressure before coronavirus pandemic

Spike in patients at CQ’s emergency departments

Premium Content Spike in patients at CQ’s emergency departments

CENTRAL Queensland’s public hospitals had a busy start to 2020, with 11,250...

Hospital pressure to manage self-harm rise

Premium Content Hospital pressure to manage self-harm rise

Self-harm is adding to the pressure on already stretched hospitals

Monkey bites sent three to emergency

Premium Content Monkey bites sent three to emergency

Dog bites most common ED presentation in Mackay

How the LNP plans to fix our hospitals

Premium Content How the LNP plans to fix our hospitals

What the opposition will do to cut waiting times

Can't afford a GP? Just head to hospital: Christensen

Can't afford a GP? Just head to hospital: Christensen

Using the Emergency Department was everyone's right, he said.

Hospital emergency: Thousands clog ED with minor issues

Hospital emergency: Thousands clog ED with minor issues

Residents need to stop presenting with only minor treatment issues

Alcohol hits emergency departments at peak-times

Alcohol hits emergency departments at peak-times

One in eight peak-time emergency presentations may be alcohol-related

Springborg rules out hospital privatisation despite cuts

Springborg rules out hospital privatisation despite cuts

Newman praises cuts in ambulance, hospital waiting times

Emergency departments could clog up over $6 GP fee

Emergency departments could clog up over $6 GP fee

Problems could be more pronounced in regional areas

Special report in tomorrow's edition about QLD health

Special report in tomorrow's edition about QLD health

It's time for hospitals and health systems to undergo a check up

Poor performance blamed on flu

Poor performance blamed on flu

1054 Queenslanders required hospitalisation because of flu