© 2020 TV.COM, A RED VENTURES COMPANY. LOUISE MILLIGAN: Like so many hospitals around Australia, resources are stretched and staff are under constant pressure. Regional health services are understaffed, they're desperate for doctors, they're often under-resourced. One in five Australians will suffer from depression as some stage in their lives. Give me a big blink if you're looking forward to your spa. And yeah. HOME VIDEO OF YOUNG KIERAN SKATEBOARDING : It's coming down, oh this is going to be a hard one, and he makes it. Liz Jackson reports how China is muzzling dissidents in the run-up to the Beijing Olympics. LOUISE MILLIGAN: What do you need to do when you intubate someone? Latrobe's trying to do this by investing in high-tech medical equipment. S18 • E3. It means he's been unwell for a significant number of hours at that point. BRITNEY THOMAS: They took me into emergency and they were like, 'oh, you're probably going to lose your thumb.'. LOUISE MILLIGAN: In November, five doctors went to see the Health Minister to try to prevent another case like Alex Braes. If your late model car goes missing, don't expect to see it again soon. The Australian born founder of WikiLeaks has harnessed the technology of the digital age to unleash an information war against governments and corporations. LOUISE MILLIGAN: It was so busy, the medical student saw John Novaski in his waiting room seat. Can it be halted or is it past tipping point? MICK REYNOLDS He was the brightest of our three children by some way, he was really gifted academically. And I was told categorically, he looked at me, he looked at the other staff, and he says, 'Don't worry, you have nothing to worry about, it was no longer than three to five minutes'. It's unacceptable and pretty hard to understand how that happened. Do not upload anything which you do not own or are fully licensed to upload. As a colleague of mine said to me, 'at the end of the day, it's your integrity that counts'. Cast and crew. LOUISE MILLIGAN: And to come back the next morning for an ultrasound? Can abusive men stop themselves from hurting women? S11 • E12. BAIG. The old mantra, all girls have XX chromosomes and all boys have XY, is no longer reliable. "...surgeons have informed the director of medical services and general manager and had our concerns brushed aside.". Seventeen patients had waited in emergency for more than 24 hours. Da, da, da. MAX McLEAN: The kidneys start to fail in what is an overwhelming sepsis and that was something that we were battling against, because we didn't have the resources to support failing kidneys - that's why we needed to get him out. John was never seen by a qualified doctor. TOM BALLANTYNE, LAWYER, MAURICE BLACKBURN: Frankly, it's unacceptable that your postcode can determine the quality of healthcare that you receive. LOUISE MILLIGAN He had wanted to be a barrister. Full Ep. Season 1991 guide for Four Corners (1961) TV series - see the episodes list with schedule and episode summary. LOUISE MILLIGAN : That someone could die? BRITNEY: Yeah, because I don't have a knuckle there. LOUISE MILLIGAN: Dr Lyall sent John immediately to Launceston General Hospital's emergency department, with a referral letter and the ECG. Amputee. SUZANNE REYNOLDS: If somebody calls a code blue in a hospital for a patient it means that an emergency has occurred, they've had a drastic drop in their observations, they're not stable and they need urgent help. PETER CRAIGHEAD: You just feel like sometimes you're up against it, all day, every day. 45:07. The crisis cost the State's Health Minister his job two months ago. Each week more than a thousand Australians are delivered the cruel diagnosis: they have dementia - incurable, untreatable, terminal. 45:09. Dr BENIN O'DONOHOE, Frmr Anaesthetist , Broken Hill Base Hospital: Alex was semi-conscious, he was rambling, he wasn't responding to simple questions. We didn't do it for vindictive purposes - we did it because we're nurses, and as nurses, you advocate for your patients. LOUISE MILLIGAN: Britney's thumb was set in plaster. MICK REYNOLDS: I was only outside a very short period of time when I heard a code blue go off. ANN NOVASKI: John was basically just lethargic and said, 'I just feel like I can't even walk to the mailbox'. But from my point of view as Health Minister, I can't do those reports, I can't recommend that the reports be done in a particular way. LOUISE MILLIGAN: And that's why you're all coming forward? In particular, when we looked at Launceston Hospital, that had increased by 50 per cent. LOUISE MILLIGAN: By 10 o'clock the next morning, Alex's pain was excruciating and he couldn't walk. And then to sort of see how he went from there. PETER CRAIGHEAD: They made an error, and they checked, uh, they wrote that it was taken off and it wasn't taken off. "I'm aware of the consequences of speaking publicly. Can a balance be struck between the rights of children and donor fathers? This episode is currently unavailable on South Park Studios. Dirilis Ertugrul Episode 25 (English) Season 4. They felt that senior clinicians were there just to make money and were just, you know, pumped up, opinionated individuals. Mum's going to come in now. t open translation selector. And they didn't listen to what they said and this is a failure of clinical governance. The breach of duty is clear, the guidelines were not followed, and the medical literature in respect to intubation was not considered. It was a very standard procedure. This 21st century jail-within-a-jail is exclusively reserved for the most sinister of criminals. "You'd be forgiven for thinking you were in a third world country." Outer space is open for business. Canada On Strike. This episode of Four Corners chronicles the undeniable sadness of the descent into dementia. Senior clinicians and nurses who worked at the outback town have decided it's time to go public about systemic failures that have dogged Broken Hill Base Hospital for years. Oscars Best Picture Winners Best Picture Winners Golden Globes Emmys San Diego Comic-Con New York Comic-Con Sundance Film Festival Toronto Int'l Film … Liz Jackson reports on the insider who stole a bank's secrets, then sold them, sparking panic among the world's super rich. Free. LOUISE MILLIGAN : How does it make you feel? But still, no-one did vital sign observations. A voyage into the Arctic to witness the vanishing of the vast sea ice. MICK REYNOLDS : Survived it Kieran. You go home at the end of a shift, knowing that because of the circumstances that you're forced to work under, you are unable to give a person potentially safe and adequate care. LOUISE MILLIGAN: John Novaski was one of those people. They're devoted to families and grandchildren. LOUISE MILLIGAN: And what did it look like by that stage? LOUISE MILLIGAN:Is it acceptable that in Australia in the 21st century, that an 18-year-old dies of an infected toe nail on his fourth presentation to hospital? BRITNEY THOMAS: I went to the doctor and then she sent me up to get an x-ray. An angry child, struggling at school, labelled a problem. So it's a bit of an all-hands-on-deck situation. You're Not Yelping. DR GABRIEL KHOURI: Um, I would think, no, I cannot think of a situation where you would deliberately choose not to, and I don't believe that it was a deliberate choice not to use it - it was a mistake, an oversight, an error of omission. Quentin McDermott reports on the costs to society when we no longer value sleep. LOUISE MILLIGAN: A local orthopaedic surgeon operated to repair Britney's fracture at Latrobe. 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