Glen Innes woman dies in hospital as Northern Tablelands MP Adam Marshall raises locum doctor shortage issues in NSW Parliament

Andrew Messenger
Updated October 23 2020 - 9:41am, first published 9:35am
Woman 'tragically' died in hospital amid locum doctor shortage
Woman 'tragically' died in hospital amid locum doctor shortage

A local woman "tragically" died without seeing a doctor at Glen Innes Hospital, and the local MP claims it is partly because the Queensland border lockdown has made it more difficult to secure locum doctors.

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Andrew Messenger

Andrew Messenger

Northern Daily Leader journalist

Politics, environment and energy journalist at the Northern Daily Leader. I also write about health, bushfires and occasionally music. I'm a Brisbane boy by way of Charleville and Hobart who now lives in in beautiful New England. Get me at

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