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AustraliaMass drug overdose at Gold Coast hospital

06:31  16 may  2019
06:31  16 may  2019 Source:   theage.com.au

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Police are investigating a mass drug overdose at the mental health unit of a Gold Coast hospital , Queensland's Health Minister has confirmed. Four patients were believed to have overdosed on methamphetamine at Robina Hospital last Friday, a Gold Coast Health spokeswoman said.

Police are investigating a mass drug overdose at a secure unit of a Gold Coast hospital , Queensland's health minister has confirmed. During question time on Thursday, opposition health spokeswoman Ros Bates asked Health Minister Steven Miles if "there was a major security breach at

Mass drug overdose at Gold Coast hospital © Queensland Health The health minister confirmed police were investigating a mass drug overdose at Robina Hospital last week.

Police are investigating a mass drug overdose at a secure unit of a Gold Coast hospital, Queensland's health minister has confirmed.

During question time on Thursday, opposition health spokeswoman Ros Bates asked Health Minister Steven Miles if "there was a major security breach at the Robina Hospital that resulted in multiple drug overdoses, with patients taken to intensive care and police sniffer dogs called in as part of a major police investigation".

Mr Miles confirmed police had found "an empty package that likely did contain a substance that some patients had consumed" last week and he said they were investigating.

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