Royal Adelaide Hospital threaten patient overflow

The fact the Royal Adelaide Hospital had 821 patients needing a bed yesterday is yet another warning that the new Royal Adelaide Hospital will struggle to cope with patient demand when it opens to the public.

20% outpatient cut at the nRAH

The State Liberals have blamed the dangerous exclusion of clinicians from planning for a 20% cut in outpatient services at the $2.3 billion nRAH.

Chemotherapy delays unacceptable

The State Liberals are calling on the Health Minister Jack Snelling to release the AHPRA report into the chemotherapy bungle.

Snelling forewarned on coming flu season

The high number of flu cases in South Australia so far in 2017 means that the Government must pull back from its reckless plan for a winter opening of the new Royal Adelaide Hospital.

Ice Storm

The State Liberals are deeply concerned that South Australia applied for just three Federal grants for community-based drug action teams whilst Victoria sought funding for 26 such teams.

Engaging clinicians and communities for better health

The State Liberals today announced a key health policy, which will deliver a more decentralised public health system, empower local communities, and improve patient safety.

Labor Health cuts increase emergency waits

National data released today confirms that emergency health services in metropolitan Adelaide are deteriorating under Transforming Health.

Weatherill must sack Jack

The State Liberals today demanded that the Premier sack Health Minister Jack Snelling in the face of a mounting wave of protest from health professionals.

Free health checks for Port Augusta residents

The State Liberals are demanding the Weatherill Government establish a dedicated hotline and offer free health checks to the residents of Port Augusta to reduce potential adverse health impacts from the fly ash storm that has engulfed the town in the last week.

Safework SA: Lyell McEwin ED unsafe!

Lyell McEwin Hospital’s Emergency Department is so overwhelmed and understaffed that SafeWork SA has taken the dramatic step of formally issuing safety notices against SA Health.