About 300 new junior staff are expected to join the ranks of A.C.T. Health.
Later this month, More than 100 graduate nurses and 95 junior doctor interns will start across Canberra’s public hospitals.
While an extra 130 junior doctors will begin at Canberra Health Services.
Health Minister Rachel Stephen-Smith said this year’s intake had increased on previous years… and the new recruits will fill staffing shortfalls.
Concerns have been raised recently, about the number of senior nurses leaving the system.
Figures show, nearly one in five nurses and midwives left the territory’s public health system, last financial year.