Sense and safety improve

Dr Dan Turner says there were  fewer Easter visits to Mildura Base Hospital.

Dr Dan Turner says there were fewer Easter visits to Mildura Base Hospital.

MILDURA Base Hospital’s head of emergency department says more common sense and improved safety at the region’s motor sport events has led to fewer people presenting at the hospital.

Dr Dan Turner, who worked in the emergency department on Friday and Monday of the long weekend, said it was quieter than ­expected.

“Usually it’s chaos with trauma injuries,” he said.

For more of this story, purchase your copy of Friday's Sunraysia Daily 21/04/2017.To subscribe to our Digital Edition Click here

Smartphone
Tablet - Narrow
Tablet - Wide
Desktop