Veteran ER doctor Chris Rumball at Nanaimo General Hospital says the situation in Vancouver Island’s busiest ER is unsafe. He said that a shortage of hospital general-practice doctors called hospitalists is leading to unsafe conditions in the ER.

Veteran ER doctor Chris Rumball at Nanaimo General Hospital says the situation in Vancouver Island’s busiest ER is unsafe. He said that a shortage of hospital general-practice doctors called hospitalists is leading to unsafe conditions in the ER.