Joe McGirr wants standalone department of rural health installed

Emily Wind
By Emily Wind
Updated March 6 2022 - 12:14am, first published March 5 2022 - 6:00pm
CALLING FOR CHANGE: Dr Joe McGirr believes that a standalone, dedicated department of rural health is the "next logical step" in addressing rampant issues in the rural healthcare sector.

DEBATE on how to best attract and retain healthcare workers in rural areas is continuing across the Riverina following the launch of an ambitious new petition.

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Emily Wind

Emily Wind

Journalist

Originally from Lake Macquarie, Emily kickstarted her journalism career in Tumut before moving to the Daily Advertiser in Wagga where she covers Health and Features. Got a story tip? Email emily.wind@austcommunitymedia.com.au, or call 0457 459 095.

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