Bacterial outbreak at hospitals sparks safety warning

By Fraser Barton
Updated November 28 2023 - 7:05pm, first published 7:00pm
The medical watchdog is recalling saline products contaminated with a form of bacteria. (Diego Fedele/AAP PHOTOS)
The medical watchdog is recalling saline products contaminated with a form of bacteria. (Diego Fedele/AAP PHOTOS)

A bacterial outbreak in hospitals around the nation has been linked to more than 40 people, including an elderly patient who died in Queensland.

Subscribe now for unlimited access.

$0/

(min cost $0)

or signup to continue reading

See subscription options

Get the latest Bega news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.