NSW Nurses and Midwives' Association vote to continue industrial action over patient ratios and workloads

Tess Kelly
By Tess Kelly
Updated June 28 2022 - 8:07am, first published 7:30am
DEMANDS: NSW Nurses and Midwives' Association Tamworth branch president Matthew Cartan is calling for patient ratios. Photo: Gareth Gardner

A BUSY day for Matthew Cartan when he first started working at the Tamworth hospital in 2006 is now just a regular day on the job, as the health system grapples with staff shortages and extreme workloads.

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Tess Kelly

Tess Kelly

Journalist

Tess Kelly is a journalist at the Northern Daily Leader in Tamworth, reporting mostly on education, Gunnedah and the Liverpool Plains region. Story tips can be sent to tess.kelly@austcommunitymedia.com.au and you can keep up with what's happening around the region via @TessKelly_ on Twitter.

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