Kathy Grant has stepped into the health arena to steer the
financially troubled Southern District Health Board into a
better position after its board was sacked because of the
deficit. She spoke to health reporter Eileen Goodwin.
Pinning down the exact amount of Southern District Health
Board's projected deficit - which could be as high as $42
million - is proving to be difficult because of a lack of
resources in the organisation, commissioner Kathy Grant says.