Doctors sleeping at hospitals due to flooding

The healthcare systems in Qld and NSW are under 'extreme' pressure, says the ACEM

Doctors have been stranded at hospitals overnight, while others are working back-to-back shifts to cover colleagues who cannot get through floodwaters, says the college of emergency physicians.

Flooded streets in Lismore, 28 February 2022.

The Australasian College for Emergency Medicine (ACEM) says doctors and their communities are being hit hard by unprecedented