The NSW upper house inquiry into rural and regional health is being reminded that it is "supposed to be giving a voice to patients and their families".
It is under fire for not livestreaming hearings held outside of Parliament House in Sydney.
The inquiry is offering access to transcripts of hearings including one held at Cobar on April 30.
Early Friday afternoon the transcript of the hearing was not yet available on the inquiry's website.
Transcripts of two previous hearings at Deniliquin on April 19 and Parliament House on March 19 could be found at www.parliament.nsw.gov.au/committees/inquiries/Pages/inquiry-details.aspx?pk=2615#tab-hearingsandtranscripts.
The inquiry will conduct hearings at Wellington and Dubbo on May 18 and 19 but the website states "webcasting of hearing is not available".
State Member for Barwon Roy Butler and Shine Lawyers are calling for livestreaming of the eight remaining hearings in country communities including Gunnedah, Walgett and Broken Hill.
On his Facebook page, Mr Butler says the technology "exists and is widely used across government".
He reports of approaching the Parliament and the inquiry's committee on the issue.
"The transcripts are available online but they don't allow you to hear and see the emotion in some of the testimonies from the individuals and community groups," he said.
"That should be witnessed by anyone who questions why there needs to be changes to the health system."
Shine Lawyers' Clare Eves says the inquiry is "supposed to be giving a voice to patients and their families, but their compelling evidence is not receiving the attention it deserves".
"The failure to livestream last week's public hearings in Deniliquin and Cobar does a disservice to the people of regional NSW," she said on Thursday.
"They were denied the chance to follow proceedings remotely despite the obvious relevance to their lives of what was being discussed.
"It takes a lot of courage to talk about traumatic experiences such as the loss of a loved one because of inadequate medical treatment.
"We're talking about matters of life and death so when residents in rural and remote parts of the state speak-up, we owe it to them to listen."
Ms Eves said the vast distances between affected communities made it impossible for all interested parties to attend in person.
NSW Labor secured the numbers to launch the Health outcomes and access to health and hospital services in rural, regional and remote NSW inquiry in September.
More than 700 submissions have been received by the inquiry.
It was prompted by allegations of lives lost or put at risk through dysfunction in public hospitals in places such as Cobar and Dubbo.
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