Jay’s health cut hypocrisy

Premier Jay Weatherill ran a fear campaign during the federal election about claimed cuts under a Coalition Government. Just one day after this scare campaign finished, Mr Weatherill announced cuts to jobs and beds at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital and the closure of the Modbury Hospital paediatric ward. “It is the height of hypocrisy…

Weatherill to cut nursing jobs

The Weatherill Labor Government’s budget cuts have now extended to cutting nursing jobs. “This is yet another broken promise by Mr Weatherill, who has always said he would not cut ‘front line’ positions such as nurses, doctors, teachers and police,” said Shadow Health Minister Rob Lucas. “Information originally provided by a source within SA Health…