Doctors warn of 'dire' situation as COVID-19 cases rise

Both urban and rural clinicians in NSW fear the system will not cope with the 'overwhelming' number of patients, but the premier disagrees

Doctors across NSW are warning that the health system is buckling and will not cope with rising numbers of COVID-19 patients.

Dr John Hall.

Writing in the Sydney Morning Herald a respiratory specialist from Sydney’s west said he and his colleagues believed the projected patient numbers would "soon be