Let’s not overlook resources we already have

Gerard Hayes
Secretary, Health Services Union, NSW/ACT

SADLY, that trend will worsen with the $7 GP co-payment, putting even more pressure on emergency departments. The HSU will continue campaigning for adequate health funding to meet the standards expected by the Australian community. But while we push politicians to act, it’s important that everyone involved communicates, shares their expertise and perspective and works together to achieve the best patient outcomes with available resources. We must ensure