Oodgeroo is a bayside electorate that consists of the beautiful suburbs of Cleveland, Ormiston, Wellington Point, North Stradbroke Island, and parts of Birkdale and Thornlands. The electorate is located in the heart of Redland City and encompasses a diverse population of proud bayside residents.
Just getting out of an ambulance and into a hospital bed is a nightmare in Labor’s health system, Member for Oodgeroo, Mark Robinson said today.
“It’s frightening to see Redland Coast patients are stuck in ambulances longer than they should be, or being dumped in corridors because our hospital system is bursting at the seams under this State Labor Government,” Dr Robinson said.
Member for Oodgeroo, Mark Robinson, speaking from North Stradbroke Island, said he was extremely grateful to the many teams of firefighters and volunteers who have played such a crucial role over the last few days in keeping the island communities safe… Given Straddie’s history with large and extremely dangerous fires, Dr Robinson said he questioned the decision taken by the government earlier this year to cut back vital fire resources on the island.
Member for Oodgeroo, Mark Robinson today expressed his deep disappointment that the Palaszczuk Government’s Community Cabinet did nothing to tackle the big issue of ambulance ramping, such that local seniors like Richard Philip are left languishing on stretchers in hallways at Redland Hospital for hours on end.
Member for Oodgeroo, Mark Robinson said today that the Palaszczuk Labor government had shamefully been pressured into announcing a hold on its planned cuts to Palliative Care beds at the Redland Hospital.
Queensland State Shadow Tourism Minister, David Crisafulli MP, joined State Member for Oodgeroo, Mark Robinson MP, today on a tour of North Stradbroke Island to explore ways to support and encourage the island’s vitally important tourism industry.