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NSW Nurses and Midwives Association strike for 24 hours over wages and patient ratios as Tamworth hospital understaffing worsens

Mark Kriedemann
Updated September 1 2022 - 7:11pm, first published 4:30pm
Nurses gathered to call on the government for an end to their understaffing. Picture by Gareth Gardner
Nurses gathered to call on the government for an end to their understaffing. Picture by Gareth Gardner

AFTER retuning from being intubated in the intensive care unit herself, paediatric nurse Rebecca Johnson was confronted with adult patients spilling over into the children's ward amid a Tamworth hospital "crisis".

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Mark Kriedemann

Mark Kriedemann

Journalist

I take a particular interest in industry, environment, science, and technology subjects. Besides studies in media, my tertiary education covers genetics, as well as International Relations. I therefore strive to draw links between these varying disciplines to give a comprehensive analysis of developments in industry, agriculture, and the associated politics.

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