Dunedin Hospital kitchen workers are being run "ragged''
trying to make the Compass Group food system work, while
being criticised by disgruntled patients and chasing the
multinational over wage errors, a union says.
The "explicit rationing'' of joint-replacement surgery in
Otago is worsening, and patients should look to other ways of
funding their surgery, a research paper published today in
the New Zealand Medical Journal says.