Thursday August 29, 2019
The threshold for gynaecology referrals has been raised to accept Grade 1 and 2 only. This is effective immediately.
This action has been taken as the O&G department is operating three consultants down due to sudden resignations and long-term sick leave. Efforts to secure locum cover and recruit to the vacancies are underway, however there are now many patients who will be waiting longer to be seen.
Click here to view the grading tool and more information.