Telstra called out on cancer registry fail


Missed deadlines for the National Cancer Screening Register are affecting more than just Telstra's hip pocket, writes Antony Scholefield

Poor Telstra. Fresh from apologising for two outages in its phone network, including one affecting the triple-0 emergency line, the telecom’s failings are under the spotlight again.

A recent Senate estimates hearing asked health officials to explain exactly what was happening with the National Cancer Screening Register, for which Telstra was awarded a $200 million contract to establish