$ 38m still owed

Townsville Bulletin - - NEWS -

NEARLY 32,000 Queens­land Health em­ploy­ees still owe $ 38 mil­lion in pay­roll over­pay­ments.

Health Min­is­ter Cameron Dick has, for the first time, re­leased the vast num­bers of nurses and doc­tors still pay­ing back over­pay­ments un­der the Bligh gov­ern­ment’s in­fa­mous health pay­roll bun­gle.

But he said the good news was the amount owed had nearly halved in the past two years.

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