Privately Practicing Midwives Now Welcomed In Public Hospitals

Privately Practicing Midwives Now Welcomed In Public Hospitals

16 September 2019

Western Australia Minister for Health Roger Cook Public Hospitals Welcome Privately Practicing Midwives Victor P Taffa Endorsed Privately Practicing Midwives can now deliver babies in Western Australian public hospitals Greater choice in maternity care now available for Western Australian parents Part of the National Maternity Services Plan McGowan Government has delivered greater maternity choices for […]

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Andrews Govt To Roll Out Cutting Edge 3D Breast Cancer Imaging Technology

Andrews Govt To Roll Out Cutting Edge 3D Breast Cancer Imaging Technology

15 September 2019

Victoria Minister for Health Jenny Mikakos Cutting Edge 3D Breast Cancer Imaging To Save Lives Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is rolling out cutting-edge 3D breast screening technology across the state, speeding up lifesaving diagnosis and cutting down on invasive procedures. Minister for Health Jenny Mikakos today announced up to $1.8 Million for 6 new […]

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Spinal Cord Injury Patients To Benefit From New Smart Equipment

Spinal Cord Injury Patients To Benefit From New Smart Equipment

07 September 2019

South Australia Minister for Health and Wellbeing Stephen Wade New Smart Gym To Benefit Spinal Cord Injury Patients Victor P Taffa Patients going through rehabilitation for Spinal Cord Injury will benefit from innovative new smart equipment that has been installed at Hampstead Rehabilitation Centre. Today, on International Spinal Cord Injury Day, Minister for Health and […]

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Wonthaggi Hospital Redevelopment Designs Released By Minister

Wonthaggi Hospital Redevelopment Designs Released By Minister

06 September 2019

Victoria Minister for Health Jenny Mikakos Building A Bigger And Better Wonthaggi Hospital Victor P Taffa Andrews Government’s big redevelopment of Wonthaggi Hospital to give local patients the world-class care they deserve is a step closer. Minister for Health Jenny Mikakos and Member for Bass Jordan Crugnale today visited the hospital, releasing designs for the […]

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Royal Hobart Hospital To Gain 250 Beds By 2024

Royal Hobart Hospital To Gain 250 Beds By 2024

02 September 2019

Tasmania Minister for Health Sarah Courtney Fast Tracking Beds At The Royal Hobart Hospital Victor P Taffa Health is a key priority of the Hodgman Government, which is why we are committed to supporting the Royal Hobart Hospital by delivering 250 additional beds by 2024, Minister for Health Sarah Courtney said. “This is the centrepiece […]

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Public Ownership To Be Restored At Mildura Base Hospital

Public Ownership To Be Restored At Mildura Base Hospital

23 August 2019

Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews Mildura Base Hospital Returning Back To Public Hands Victor P Taffa Andrews Government will return the Mildura Base Hospital back to public hands where it should always have been ensuring that all funding goes into the care of patients and not for private profit. Premier Daniel Andrews and Minister for Health […]

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Perth Children’s Hospital Receives Two New X-Ray Machines

Perth Children’s Hospital Receives Two New X-Ray Machines

20 August 2019

Western Australia Minister for Health Roger Cook New X-Ray Machines For Sick Western Australia Children An Australian First Victor P Taffa Perth Children’s Hospital has two new advanced X-ray machines that lower patient radiation doses by up to 50 % New machines are a first in Australia and also improve quality of the X-ray image […]

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Royal Flying Doctor Service Secures Vital Funding For Mental Health

Royal Flying Doctor Service Secures Vital Funding For Mental Health

19 August 2019

New South Wales Minister for Mental Health Bronnie Taylor Mental Health Funding For Royal Flying Doctor Service Victor P Taffa Drought affected communities in rural and remote New South Wales will benefit from increased funding to the Royal Flying Doctor Service for mental health support. Minister for Mental Health Bronnie Taylor today announced the New […]

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Hospital Meals To Be Improved

Hospital Meals To Be Improved

16 August 2019

Victoria Minister for Health Jenny Mikakos Serving Up Better Meals In Hospitals And Aged Care Centres Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is taking action to lift the standard of meals in Victorian public hospitals and aged care centres. Minister for Health Jenny Mikakos visited St. Vincent’s Hospital today to announce the Andrews Government is delivering […]

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Revolting And Horrible Abortion Bill 2019

Revolting And Horrible Abortion Bill 2019

15 August 2019

New South Wales Member for Mulgoa Tanya Davies 42 Member Legislative Council To Vote On Bill During Tuesday 20 August 2019 Victor P Taffa Please kindly ask your friends and family to send emails to all Members of the New South Wales Legislative Council asking them to reject this Revolting And Horrible Abortion Bill 2019. […]

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Cure For HIV Removes The Stigma Completely

Cure For HIV Removes The Stigma Completely

13 August 2019

Victoria Minister for Health Jenny Mikakos Removing The Stigma Of HIV Victor P Taffa Andrews Government has fixed an outdated law and opened the door for more medical professionals to test for HIV in Victoria. Today, legislation passed the Victorian Parliament to amend the Public Health and Wellbeing Act 2008, which singled out HIV testing […]

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Cure For All Types Of Cancer Is Far More Important Than Abortion

Cure For All Types Of Cancer Is Far More Important Than Abortion

11 August 2019

New South Wales Minister for Health Brad Hazzard Gender Selection Not On Says New South Wales Parliament Victor P Taffa New South Wales Legislative Assembly last night unanimously condemned gender-based abortion as it passed an historic bill to decriminalise terminations. Minister for Health Brad Hazzard said MP’s agreed to the Ministry of Health undertaking a […]

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Mersey Community Hospital Helipad Now Open

Mersey Community Hospital Helipad Now Open

07 August 2019

Tasmania Minister for Health Sarah Courtney Lifesaving Helipad At Mersey Now Open Victor P Taffa $2 Million helipad at the Mersey Community Hospital is now complete, meaning more patients in the North-West will receive the care they need sooner at the health facility that is best able to provide it. Hodgman Government is delivering on […]

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Onslow Health Service Officially Opened By Minister

Onslow Health Service Officially Opened By Minister

04 August 2019

Western Australia Minister for Health Roger Cook Minister Officially Opens New Onslow Health Service Victor P Taffa Expanded three bay emergency department New Telehealth capability available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week A range of allied health services available including physiotherapy, speech and diet Health Minister, Roger Cook today joined patients, staff and […]

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Rates Of Perinatal Death Remains Relatively Constant Since 1997

Rates Of Perinatal Death Remains Relatively Constant Since 1997

28 July 2019

Australian Institute Of Health And Welfare Improvement In Stillbirth And Neonatal Death Rates During Late Stage Pregnancies Victor P Taffa There were 623,701 babies born in Australia during 2015 and 2016 and 5,702 perinatal deaths, 9.1 per 1,000 births, according to a report by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. Report, Stillbirths and neonatal […]

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Construction Of Multi-Deck Car Park At Lyell McEwin Hospital To Proceed

Construction Of Multi-Deck Car Park At Lyell McEwin Hospital To Proceed

24 July 2019

South Australia Minister for Health and Wellbeing Stephen Wade $7 Million For Car Park At Lyell McEwin Hospital Victor P Taffa $7 Million multi-deck car park will be built at the Lyell McEwin Hospital to help improve access to safe and secure car parking for patients and visitors. Minister for Health and Wellbeing Stephen Wade […]

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McGowan Govt To Improve Vaccination Rates For Children

McGowan Govt To Improve Vaccination Rates For Children

23 July 2019

Western Australia Minister for Health Roger Cook No Jab, No Play To Improve Vaccination Rates In Western Australian Children Victor P Taffa Children who are not fully vaccinated can be excluded from enrolling in childcare and kindergartens, with rare exceptions. Known as ‘No Jab, No Play’ these changes will improve Western Australia’s vaccination rates Families […]

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The Queen Elizabeth Hospital Gains From Reopening Of Cardiac Cath Lab

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital Gains From Reopening Of Cardiac Cath Lab

10 July 2019

South Australia Minister for Health and Wellbeing Stephen Wade New Cardiac Cath Lab Re-opens At The Queen Elizabeth Hospital Victor P Taffa People with heart conditions in Adelaide’s western suburbs will benefit from new, modern infrastructure and equipment following a recently completed refurbishment of the Cardiac Catheterisation (Cath) Labs at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital (TQEH). […]

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Palmerston Regional Hospital Gains New Garden Area

Palmerston Regional Hospital Gains New Garden Area

09 July 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Health Natasha Fyles A Gift Of Wellbeing To Palmerston Regional Hospital Victor P Taffa A Larrakia-inspired garden at Palmerston Regional Hospital, funded by the Ichthys LNG construction workforce as a gift to the community, has been officially opened by INPEX General Manager Northern Territory, Roland Houareau, and the Health Minister Natasha […]

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Nambour Hospital Redevelopment Gets Underway

Nambour Hospital Redevelopment Gets Underway

27 June 2019

Queensland Minister for Health Steven Miles Nambour Hospital $86 Million Redevelopment On Track Victor P Taffa Nambour General Hospital’s $86 Million redevelopment is on track to meet its completion date as the hospital prepares to start major construction. Minister for Health Steven Miles said the redevelopment was progressing well including early works and the start […]

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