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The elective surgery “success story”

Written By: - Date published: 7:14 am, November 29th, 2012 - 58 comments

In August we were sold a “success story” – the number of elective surgeries was up and waiting times were down. Last night we learned the untold backstory, with reports of complex procedures being dropped to focus on making the numbers look good. Yet another example of the Nats’ micro-management gone wrong.

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