University of Canberra Hospital elective surgery centre plans abandoned by ACT government

Lucy Bladen
Updated July 16 2023 - 7:36am, first published 5:30am
ACT Health Minister Rachel Stephen-Smith. Picture by Sitthixay Ditthavong
ACT Health Minister Rachel Stephen-Smith. Picture by Sitthixay Ditthavong

The ACT government has abandoned plans for an elective surgery centre at the University of Canberra Hospital precinct, with theatre capacity to be expanded elsewhere.

Lucy Bladen

Lucy Bladen

Reporter Canberra Times

Lucy Bladen has been a journalist at The Canberra Times since 2019. She is an ACT politics and health reporter. Email: l.bladen@canberratimes.com.au