Board member calls to scrap DHB elections ahead of review – ‘No’ says Health Minister
Taxpayers will fork out millions to elect hundreds of health board bosses just four months before a major review of the health system is due.
One board member is calling for next year’s elections to be scrapped to await the outcome of the Government-ordered review, due on January 31, 2020.
But Minister of Health David Clark said he had no intention of postponing or cancelling the elections.
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