Add Cairns Base Hospital to Queensland's top tier group of hospitals
  • Petitioned Queensland Health and all political representatives of Far North Queensland

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Queensland Health and all political representatives of Far North Queensland

Add Cairns Base Hospital to Queensland's top tier group of hospitals

    1. Petition by

      Cairns Post

Being elevated to top tier will mean an estimated extra $50 million in funding for more services and better health care locally

To:
Queensland Health and all political representatives of Far North Queensland
I just signed The Cairns Post's petition addressed to Queensland Health and all political representatives of Far North Queensland.

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Add Cairns to the tier 1 group of hospitals

Being elevated to top tier will mean an estimated extra $50 million in funding for more services and better health care locally
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Sincerely,

Sincerely,
[Your name]

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    • George Thirkell CAIRNS, AUSTRALIA
      • over 2 years ago

      We are not third class citizens behind the SE and Townsville. The region caters for a larger population than Townsville's catchment regions.

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    • Chantelle Mclean RYE, AUSTRALIA
      • over 2 years ago

      I have MS myself and understand how important these services are.

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    • Rachel Davies TRINITY BEACH, AUSTRALIA
      • over 2 years ago

      I am currently on Neurologist waiting list for over 6 months after my last appt in August was cancelled due to previous Neurologist resigning. I was in the middle of MS assessment, yet now I have to start all over again with referrals from GP and waiting lists. Inhumane and shameful treatment by Queensland Health and government. Meanwhile my health deteriorates......

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    • Anna Millar BRINSMEAD, AUSTRALIA
      • over 2 years ago

      We just need more beds. It's not good enough when old people have to go to kid's ward, men in maternity ward etc.

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    • Sarah Francis CAIRNS, AUSTRALIA
      • over 2 years ago

      Cairns Base Hospital services a growing population in a wide geographical area. It needs to be a top tier hospital so that people don't have to travel even further away from home and family for treatment.

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