Hospital soon to perform abortions
Southland Hospital is expected to be licensed to perform abortions from July.
The Southern District Health Board currently provides the service at Dunedin Hospital, but chief medical officer David Tulloch said abortions would be provided closer to home as part of the expansion of clinical services.......Read More
High-level trauma care may limit disability
The findings, researchers say, add to evidence that patients fare better when they're treated under an organized trauma system -- where hospitals, emergency services and state governments have coordinated plans for getting the right patients to the appropriate treatment.
So-called Level I trauma centers.......Read More