South East Sydney Local Health District welcomes fast-tracked elective surgeries

By Eva Kolimar
Updated June 24 2022 - 3:07am, first published 3:00am
Fast-tracking procedures: St George Hospital (pictured) and Sutherland Hospital have not had a major backlog of patients waiting for urgent elective surgeries. Picture: Chris Lane

The local health district has welcomed the NSW Government's announcement to fast-track elective surgery in public hospitals, despite recording strong on-time procedures for urgent elective procedures.