Rachel Stephen-Smith says there will be ICU beds for children in Canberra Hospital expansion

Lucy Bladen
Lanie Tindale
Updated November 2 2023 - 4:47pm, first published 5:30am

There will be paediatric beds included in the new intensive care unit at Canberra Hospital but the ACT's Health Minister said clinicians had concerns this could "de-skill" workers in the paediatric care team.

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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

Lanie Tindale

I am City reporter at The Canberra Times. I previously covered health for the masthead, and was a trainee before that. I have written on courts, federal politics, breaking news, features and opinion. lanie.tindale@canberratimes.com.au.

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