Ramsay Health Care's (ASX:RHC) facilities are being utiilised by the government

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by Rachael Jones

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Last Updated: 30/03/2020 3:42 PM

Ramsay Health Care (ASX:RHC) confirms that it is in discussions with Federal and State Governments in Australia regarding the capacity and support Ramsay is able to provide as part of the Government’s COVID-19 response. 

Group Managing Director Craig McNally said that Ramsay’s facilities globally are being utilised by governments and that they are in a position in Australia to ease the burden on the public health system.

He said the cancellation of Category 3 and non-urgent Category 2 elective surgery had been deferred in all private hospitals till 11.59pm 1 April.

Shares in Ramsay Health Care (ASX:RHC) are trading 9.86 per cent higher at $55.50.
 

Rachael Jones

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Rachael comes to FNN after working for Fairfax Media covering international breaking news, including the global economy and politics. She joined FNN in February 2018. She has reported on Australia’s finance news for various organisations since 2000 and has also interviewed a number of key business players, including Bill Gates. Rachael has also worked across a number of countries, including the UK and the US.