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The Association of Salaried Medical Specialists (ASMS) is the professional association and union uniting doctors and dentists in New Zealand.

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‘We have pretty much nothing’ – Te Anau maternity services

10 May 2019 Radio New Zealand - Morning Report

Te Anau residents say promised maternity services haven’t been delivered, leaving mothers and midwives in a precarious situation. The Southern District Health Board announced a maternal and child hub for the town after downgrading the Lumsden Maternity Centre. But the hub isn’t ready and residents say they’ve been left in the dark about why.

Radio New Zealand reports: https://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/morningreport/audio/2018694056/we-have-pretty-much-nothing-te-anau-maternity-services