Another nightmare shift in Wollongong's emergency department

Kate McIlwain
Updated May 20 2022 - 9:19am, first published May 19 2022 - 6:30pm

Illawarra paramedics worked through another horror night on Wednesday, with more than a dozen ambulances queued outside Wollongong Hospital into the early hours of the morning.

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Kate McIlwain

Kate McIlwain


For more than a decade, I've helped the Illawarra Mercury set the news agenda across the region. Currently I'm the paper's health reporter - covering the stories of Illawarra workers and residents in the wake of a global pandemic and at a time where our health systems are stretched to the limit.

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