Syd’s story

Syd’s story

Syd is an Australian woman who thought that having private health insurance would give her more accurate healthcare, by Australian private doctors, with no waiting periods. She was wrong on all counts. Syd is an active woman in her fitties who active and travels...
Florence in a private hospital

Florence in a private hospital

How much has changed since the 19th Century?   Florence Nightingale though she had her hands full, trying to reform nineteenth century English hospitals. Run down hospitals, drunken unskilled nursing aids, surgeons who refused to wash their hands and patients...
Cover ups, cocaine and damaged patients

Cover ups, cocaine and damaged patients

18 NOVEMBER, 2014 Hospital cover ups Drug addicted health professionals Uninformed patients 4 Corners exposes cover ups, cocaine and damaged patients This is why we have independent media. To publish information that is in the public interest. And few secrets are as...
Greek tragedy

Greek tragedy

Western governments are wrestling unsuccessfully, with healthcare costs Governments across the Western world are trying unsuccessfully to control rising  healthcare costs.Like Heracles battling the Hydra, they face a daunting task.There are three major problems.An...