There’s no quick fix for a massive backlog of operations and appointments cancelled or postponed due to Omicron, Stuff reports. Counties Manukau DHB said time-critical surgery continued during the surge, and “all non-urgent planned care is being rescheduled as quickly as resources allow.” Health Minister Andrew Little says he will make an announcement next week on how the Government plans to address the logjam of non-acute medical or surgical care cancelled, or postponed since the start of the Omicron. ​