Nine in 10 heath workers feel under-resourced

/Nine in 10 heath workers feel under-resourced
Nine in 10 heath workers feel under-resourced 2017-05-16T18:34:36+00:00

A YesWeCare.nz survey of 6,000 health workers in March 2017 found:

  • 90% say the health system doesn’t have the staff and resource required to give New Zealanders the healthcare they need when they need it.
  • 61% say New Zealanders access to health care over the last five years has decreased.
  • 90% say the Government’s current level of health funding is affecting New Zealanders’ access to healthcare.
  • 72% say their workload and work pressures aren’t reasonable.
  • 84% say their workload and work pressures have increased over the last five years.
  • 82% say the Government’s current level of health funding is affecting their workload and work pressure.