A fake doctor who worked at Auckland's Middlemore Hospital has the whole health sector on alert. Yuvaraj Krishnan worked in the hospital's respiratory unit for six months. The Ministry, Health Minister and Middlemore and are remaining tight-lipped while a police investigation is underway. Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand says it was already considering clear, standard employment practices for hospitals around the country, but acknowledges they need to be robust. Sam Hazledine is the founder of MedRecruit, which is Australasia's largest medical recruitment company. He talks to Nick Truebridge. [embed] https://players.brightcove.net/6093072280001/default_default/index.html?videoId=6310755188112
The boss of World Rugby is in the country ahead of the Women's Rugby World Cup kicking off this weekend. Alan Gilpin told our reporter Samantha Olley issues around brain injuries are taken seriously. He says preventing injuries will be a top priority at the tournament. [embed]...
News from the business sector, including a market report.
Several thousand university staff walked off the job today at the country's eight universities, demanding an 8 percent pay rise. Our education correspondent John Gerritsen and cameraman Samuel Rillstone have more. [embed]...