Adelaide Physical Rehab Invention To Be Exported

Adelaide Physical Rehab Invention To Be Exported

09 January 2018

South Australia Minister for Health Industries Martin Hamilton-Smith Adelaide Invention Speeds Up Recovery From Injury And Surgery Set For Export Victor P Taffa An Adelaide physical rehab invention that communicates improvements in real time, helping patients stay on track with treatment, is ready for trial and primed for export. “It’s pleasing to see local inventions […]

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Royal Perth Hospital To Receive A Donation Of $1.3 Million New 360-Degree Scanner

Royal Perth Hospital To Receive A Donation Of $1.3 Million New 360-Degree Scanner

30 December 2017

Western Australia Minister for Health Roger Cook RPH Benefits From A $1.3 Million New 360-Degree Scanner Donation Victor P Taffa Royal Perth Hospital (RPH) has received a generous donation of a 3D 360-degree (O-arm) scanner from businessman, Eddy Sariaatmadja Scanner is unique to Western Australia and uses innovative imaging technology Health Minister Roger Cook formally […]

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Dr. Agata Piotrowicz Appointed As Endocrinologist At Launceston General Hospital

Dr. Agata Piotrowicz Appointed As Endocrinologist At Launceston General Hospital

25 December 2017

Tasmania Minister for Health Michael Ferguson New Appointment Breaks Endocrinology Drought Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government has secured the first full-time Endocrinologist at the Launceston General Hospital in more than 10 years, Minister for Health Michael Ferguson said. “It’s been a tough recruitment process, but Dr. Agata Piotrowicz’s appointment will be a drought breaker for […]

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LGH Children’s Ward Tender Process Open Until 2 February 2018

LGH Children’s Ward Tender Process Open Until 2 February 2018

18 December 2017

Tasmania Minister for Health Michael Ferguson Tenders Called For LGH Children’s Ward Victor P Taffa Tender process is now open for the Launceston General Hospital children’s ward 4K, Minister for Health Michael Ferguson said. First major upgrade of the paediatric ward in more than 30 years, this $9.8 Million project is testament to our commitment […]

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RHH Redevelopment Going To Schedule

RHH Redevelopment Going To Schedule

18 December 2017

Tasmania Minister for Health Michael Ferguson RHH Redevelopment On Track Victor P Taffa $689 Million Royal Hobart Hospital (RHH) Redevelopment, which is delivering a state-of-the art health facility with capacity for 250 beds and more operating and procedure areas, will finish 2017 ahead of schedule, Minister for Health Michael Ferguson said. Ground floor concrete slab […]

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Victoria To Have Specialist Heart Hospital With Funds Pumped In By Andrews Govt

Victoria To Have Specialist Heart Hospital With Funds Pumped In By Andrews Govt

17 December 2017

Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews Building The Victorian Heart Hospital Victor P Taffa Australia’s first specialist stand-alone heart hospital will become a reality with the Andrews Government investing an additional $320 Million to build the Victorian Heart Hospital. “Heart Hospital will be the jewel in the crown in our efforts to combat and treat cardiac diseases. […]

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Sutherland Hospital Expansion Officially Opened By Premier And Minister

Sutherland Hospital Expansion Officially Opened By Premier And Minister

16 December 2017

New South Wales Premier Gladys Berejiklian New South Wales Minister for Health Brad Hazzard Sutherland Hospital Expansion Officially Open Victor P Taffa Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Health Minister Brad Hazzard have officially opened an expansion of Sutherland Hospital as part of a $62.9 Million redevelopment. Premier Berejiklian and Minister Hazzard were joined by Member for […]

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25 Northern Territory Medical Students Graduate

25 Northern Territory Medical Students Graduate

15 December 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Health Natasha Fyles Caps Off To 25 New Northern Territory Medical Graduates Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government is delivering high quality health care with 25 Students graduating from the NT Medical program (NTMP). Minister for Health Natasha Fyles attended today’s ceremony congratulating the graduates, who will spend the next 4 […]

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Minister Officially Opens New RDH Foyer

Minister Officially Opens New RDH Foyer

13 December 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Health Natasha Fyles $72 Million RDH Redevelopment Milestone Completed Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government is improving health services, reaching a major milestone in the $72 Million Royal Darwin Hospital (RDH) Redevelopment Project. Minister for Health Natasha Fyles said the official opening of the new RDH foyer marks the completion of […]

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Mental Health Services To Be Upgraded

Mental Health Services To Be Upgraded

12 December 2017

Tasmania Minister for Health Michael Ferguson Government Listens On Mental Health Observation Unit Victor P Taffa After further consultations with staff at the RHH and major stakeholders, the Government has decided to use the newly refurbished multi-purpose unit for extra beds for general medical and surgical patients rather than the proposed Mental Health Observation Unit, […]

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Preventive Health Grants For 26 Community Projects Announced By Minister

Preventive Health Grants For 26 Community Projects Announced By Minister

12 December 2017

Tasmania Minister for Health Michael Ferguson Healthy Community Grants Announced Victor P Taffa Minister for Health Michael Ferguson said more than $500,000 in preventive health grants will flow to 26 community projects around the State to improve the health and wellbeing of Tasmanians. Hodgman Government’s Healthy Tasmania Community Innovations Grants of up to $25,000 each, […]

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Alan Walker Cancer Care Centre To Receive PET Scanner Project

Alan Walker Cancer Care Centre To Receive PET Scanner Project

12 December 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Health Natasha Fyles PET Scanner Project On The Way At Alan Walker Cancer Care Centre Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government is delivering high quality cancer services with the PET Scanner Project meeting another key milestone. Minister for Health Natasha Fyles said the PET Scanner Project includes the development of the […]

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PathWest To Have A Separate Health Service Provider

PathWest To Have A Separate Health Service Provider

11 December 2017

Western Australia Minister for Health Roger Cook Governance Change For State’s Leading Pathology Service Victor P Taffa PathWest to be established as a Chief Executive Governed Health Service Provider New arrangements to come into effect in July 2018 Western Australia’s State-wide pathology service, PathWest Laboratory Medicine WA, will become a separate health service provider under […]

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RAH To Have Largest Fully Automated Microbiology Lab In Southern Hemisphere

RAH To Have Largest Fully Automated Microbiology Lab In Southern Hemisphere

11 December 2017

South Australia Minister for Health Peter Malinauskas Automated Lab Goes Live At The RAH Victor P Taffa Largest fully automated microbiology laboratory in the Southern Hemisphere, located at the Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH), has been labelled a game changer in the detection and treatment of bacteria and infectious disease. “Royal Adelaide Hospital is the most […]

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Latrobe Valley University Clinic And Dental Prosthetic Laboratory Now Open

Latrobe Valley University Clinic And Dental Prosthetic Laboratory Now Open

09 December 2017

Victoria Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford Latrobe Valley’s New Dental Prosthetics Lab Now Open Victor P Taffa Latrobe Valley University Training Clinic and Dental Prosthetic Laboratory are now complete, providing 38 new jobs and generating a new high-value manufacturing industry in the Valley. Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford officially opened the $5.3 Million […]

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Independent Review Into St. John Ambulance Now Completed

Independent Review Into St. John Ambulance Now Completed

08 December 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Health Natasha Fyles St. John Ambulance Review Handed To Government Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government is delivering high quality health services with an independent review into St. John Ambulance completed. Minister for Health Natasha Fyles commissioned the Review of Road Ambulance Services in the Northern Territory earlier this year to […]

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Port Fairy Community Health Centre To Be Expanded

Port Fairy Community Health Centre To Be Expanded

06 December 2017

Victoria Minister for Health Jill Hennessy Port Fairy’s New Health Centre Expansion Victor P Taffa Port Fairy patients are getting an expanded community health centre that will provide a one-stop-shop for health assessments and dental services, following the opening of the centre earlier this year. Minister for Health Jill Hennessy visited Port Fairy today to […]

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Regional Palliative Care Specialists To Receive $3 Million In Funding

Regional Palliative Care Specialists To Receive $3 Million In Funding

04 December 2017

New South Wales Minister for Health Brad Hazzard $3 Million For Regional Palliative Care Specialists Victor P Taffa 9 rural and regional areas in New South Wales will soon have new palliative care specialists as part of a $3.06 Million investment to improve the care and choices for patients. Minister for Health Brad Hazzard and […]

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Andrews Govt Recruits 282 Paramedics In Just 1 Year

Andrews Govt Recruits 282 Paramedics In Just 1 Year

04 December 2017

Victoria Minister for Ambulance Services Jill Hennessy Getting 282 More Paramedics On The Road In Just 1 Year Victor P Taffa Just 1 year into its promise to employ an extra 450 paramedics over 3 years, the Andrews Government is getting the job done with 282 more paramedics already recruited. Minister for Ambulance Services Jill […]

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New Meningococcal Vaccine To Be Rolled Out Across Northern Territory

New Meningococcal Vaccine To Be Rolled Out Across Northern Territory

03 December 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Health Natasha Fyles Improving Health Services As New Meningococcal Vaccine Is Rolled Out Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government is improving health services with the roll out of the ACWY Meningococcal vaccine for 12 month old babies from 1 Dec 2017. Health Minister, Natasha Fyles, said Territorians want and deserve high […]

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