18 June 2019
That this House:
Supports the hard working doctors, nurses and allied health workers at Prince of Wales Hospital Randwick.
Acknowledges 53 per cent of patients in the most urgent category were not treated within clinically recognised time frames.
Notes 39 per cent of patients waited longer than four hours in the Emergency Department.
Acknowledges 10 per cent of patients waited almost eight hours in the Emergency Department.
Notes there are almost 1,800 patients waiting for non-urgent elective surgery with the median wait of 246 days.