16 Oct 2008
Tasmanian patients do not necessarily get best value for the money spent on the State hospital systemand have poorer access to hospital and medical services than other Australians. There is clearly a need for better planning with more medical input and less bureaucracy. Every dollar spent on unnecessary bureaucracy is a dollar that is not available for patient care. In other words, more beds not desks.
Submission (October 2008) - pdf file
Published: 16 Oct 2008