Queensland Health to Reduce Elective Surgery Wait Times

by Rajshri on  May 10, 2008 at 4:18 PM Hospital News
RSS Email Print This Page Comment
Queensland Health to Reduce Elective Surgery Wait Times
Queensland health has announced that it will be slashing the wait times for elective surgeries in Rockhampton Hospital.
Advertisement

Dr Bill Beresford revealed that some 680 patients had already had their elective surgeries performed at private facilities. "This will mean a significant reduction in the number of patients on the elective surgery waiting list," Dr Beresford said.

Advertisement
It was also announced that the number of patients waiting to have surgery since March 1 was down by over 45 percent to 3549 as compared to last year's numbers.

Source: Medindia
RAS/L
Advertisement

Post your Comments

Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.
* Your comment can be maximum of 2500 characters
Notify me when reply is posted
I agree to the terms and conditions

More News on:

Health Insurance - India 
Advertisement

News A - Z

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

News Search

Medindia Newsletters

Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!

Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

Advertisement

Advertisement
Advertisement

Stay Connected

  • Available on the Android Market
  • Available on the App Store

Facebook

News Category

News Archive