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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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Hospitals under pressure as radiographers strike

1 October 2019 Radio New Zealand - Checkpoint

Most public hospitals were under intense pressure on Monday, caring for patients without routine access to x-rays and scans.

Hundreds of radiographers belonging to the Apex union walked off wards early in the morning in a day-long strike that will be repeated on Wednesday.

RNZ health correspondent Karen Brown has the details: https://www.rnz.co.nz/national/programmes/checkpoint/audio/2018715559/hospitals-under-pressure-as-radiographers-strike