Greater Sydney private hospitals suspend non-urgent elective surgery, staff to help COVID-19 response

Natalie Croxon
By Natalie Croxon
Updated August 18 2021 - 8:49am, first published 8:48am
Non-urgent surgeries paused at private hospitals

Non-urgent elective surgery will be temporarily suspended at private hospitals across Greater Sydney, including the Blue Mountains, Central Coast and Wollongong as staff are redeployed to address the COVID-19 outbreak.


Natalie Croxon

Natalie Croxon


Reporter at the Illawarra Mercury. Previously of the Bendigo Advertiser, Northern Daily Leader and Quirindi Advocate. Our Watch award winner.