Tasmania hospital director 'asleep on job'

Senior health official Simon Foster missed meetings, stole items and contributed to project delays, found an integrity commission report

The inappropriate conduct of a sleepy senior health department director delayed the opening of Tasmania's first hospital helipad, preventing an emergency landing. 

A Westpac Rescue Helicopter tests the new helipad in 2017.

An integrity commission report released on Tuesday found Simon Foster also intimidated staff and stole items from the Tasmanian Health Service (THS)