Australian Medical Association President Dr Tony Bartone told the Today Show, a deal was being discussed over the weekend and could be decided on as early as today.
Michael Roff, CEO of the Australian Private Hospitals Association told The Chronicle: “The states don’t seem to understand the urgency of reaching a deal this weekend, if they don’t do that, the beds they need in a few weeks’ time may no longer be available”.
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The federal health minister says one of the reasons elective surgery was cancelled was because of the issues around a lack of personal protective equipment for doctors and nurses.
Speaking to the Today Show, Greg Hunt said: “We cancelled elective…