The ABC has a story on the COAG reform council finding the ACT is the worst performing jurisdiction for elective surgery.
This is going to cost the ACT nearly a million dollars in bonus funding.
Chief Minister Gallagher is complaining about the unfairness of it all:
Ms Gallagher says she has told Federal Health Minister Nicola Roxon she thinks the system is unfair.
Weekly NewsletterEvery Thursday afternoon, we package up the most-read and trending RiotACT stories of the past seven days and deliver straight to your inbox..
“I did write to Nicola Roxon saying when you look at how we performed and that if we modelled a different scenario we could have met those targets, and that’s unfair,” he said.
“I think we should still have access to the reward funding based on the work we’ve been doing and the good results we’ve got.”