Tag: <span>hospitals</span>

‘Patient poured urine down my back’: Employees at Qld hospitals endure soaring violence

Exclusive by Leonie Mellor Updated December 10, 2015 01:08:40 Employees at numerous of Queensland’s important public hospitals are frequently being kicked, hit, spat on and even seriously injured for doing their job. A specific ABC investigation has shown the incidence of assaults has skyrocketed in the previous year, with employees suffering fractures, trauma and anxiety….

‘Overflow areas’ in all WA hospitals, Overall health Division says

Updated November 30, 2015 21:46:47 Individuals can be shunted into “overflow areas” at all Western Australian hospitals, the Health Department has confirmed, after an additional patient claimed to have been kept in a health club area at Fiona Stanley Hospital. The Well being Minister has been below fire after photographs emerged of an elderly patient…