An investigation is underway into the “tragic” death of a 47-year-old man who waited 42 minutes for an ambulance, with a bystander telling InDaily how he frantically tried to save the patient.
A major review has found ongoing problems in a government-run disability care service thrust into the spotlight over neglect allegations – revealing some patients are left languishing in “no man’s land” for months with compromised dignity and incomplete risk assessments.
EXCLUSIVE: Emergency doctors at the Lyell McEwin Hospital have launched their own industrial action about overcrowding and a lack of staffing, donning protest T-shirts at work like their Royal Adelaide Hospital counterparts.
A former backpacker hostel in the city has been converted into emergency accommodation to provide temporary housing for rough sleepers.
All Gavin Friday ever wanted was to be in the news.
Reintroducing mask mandates across South Australia is “certainly up for consideration” says Police Commissioner Grant Stevens, as COVID case numbers and hospitalisations jumped today.
Every Adelaide hospital emergency department was operating above capacity at the highest level “code white” last night, while the ambulance service sounded its own alarm over patient safety.