KIM LANDERS: The Northern Territory nurses union has renewed its demands for more to be done to ensure the safety of nurses working in remote areas.
A 35 year old man has been charged this morning over the alleged assault of a nurse in a remote Northern Territory community.
Last month a national debate about the safety of remote health workers was sparked after the death of nurse Gayle Woodford in outback South Australia.
Sara Everingham reports.
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