Fresh Milk Served In Queensland Hospitals

Fresh Milk Served In Queensland Hospitals

17 January 2020

Queensland Acting Minister for Health Leeanne Enoch Queensland Patients Are Served Fresh Queensland Milk Victor P Taffa Metro North Hospital and Health service are overwhelmingly ordering and serving patients, visitors and staff with fresh milk. Acting Minister for Health Leeanne Enoch said fresh milk is contained in a recent contract to supply dairy products across […]

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Fire Impacted Residents Given Easier Access To Prescribed Medication

Fire Impacted Residents Given Easier Access To Prescribed Medication

15 January 2020

South Australia Minister for Health and Wellbeing Stephen Wade Prescription Pressure Lifted In Emergencies Victor P Taffa People impacted by the current catastrophic fires in Kangaroo Island are being supported to access prescribed medication from their pharmacist without a prescription. Minister for Health and Wellbeing Stephen Wade, said the new Regulations under the Controlled Substances […]

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Year 2020 Health Aboriginal Cadetship Program Applications Now Open

Year 2020 Health Aboriginal Cadetship Program Applications Now Open

12 January 2020

Northern Territory Minister for Health Natasha Fyles Applications Open For Year 2020 Health Aboriginal Cadetship Program Victor P Taffa Applications have now opened for the Northern Territory Health Aboriginal Cadetship Program aiming to increase the number of Aboriginal health professionals on the frontline. Cadetship Program supports skill shortage areas and develop future Aboriginal clinical and […]

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Hydrotherapy Pool Renovations At St. George Hospital Completed

Hydrotherapy Pool Renovations At St. George Hospital Completed

11 January 2020

New South Wales Member for Oatley Mark Coure St. George Hospital’s Hydrotherapy Pool Upgraded Victor P Taffa Hydrotherapy Pool at St. George Hospital has been re-opened after recently undergoing renovations. Member for Oatley Mark Coure was joined by Leisa Rathborne, General Manager of St. George Hospital and hospital staff to view the upgrades at the […]

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Geraldton Health Campus Draft Designs Released

Geraldton Health Campus Draft Designs Released

10 January 2020

Western Australia Minister for Health and Mental Health Roger Cook Geraldton Health Campus Redevelopment Underway Victor P Taffa $73.3 Million Geraldton Health Campus redevelopment is taking shape with draft concept designs released Geraldton’s new community mental health step up/step down service fast tracked McGowan Government’s election commitment to redevelop Geraldton Health Campus is progressing. Draft […]

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Yanchep Health Centre Work Receives Funding

Yanchep Health Centre Work Receives Funding

09 January 2020

Western Australia Minister for Health Roger Cook New Funding To Progress Yanchep Health Centre Victor P Taffa $8.1 Million funding commitment for a health centre in Yanchep Delivering integrated and multidisciplinary health care to the Yanchep community Estimated for completion in October 2022 McGowan Government’s mid-year review invests more than $100 Million in health funding […]

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Hodgman Govt Commits To Upgrade Rural Hospitals

Hodgman Govt Commits To Upgrade Rural Hospitals

05 January 2020

Tasmania Minister for Health Sarah Courtney Delivering On Election Commitment To Upgrade Rural Hospitals Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government is committed to building a better health care system for all Tasmanians, Minister for Health Sarah Courtney said. Part of this commitment is access to quality health care for Tasmanians living in rural and regional communities. […]

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Peter Hunt Architect Appointed For Collie Hospital Stage 2 Redevelopment

Peter Hunt Architect Appointed For Collie Hospital Stage 2 Redevelopment

30 December 2019

Western Australia Minister for Health Roger Cook Architect Appointed For Collie Hospital Stage 2 Redevelopment Victor P Taffa $12.2 Million Stage 2 redevelopment of Collie Hospital progressing with the appointment of an architect Funding to deliver McGowan Government election commitment  Second stage of the Collie Hospital redevelopment is moving ahead with the appointment of award-winning […]

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Around The Clock Security For Kalgoorlie Health Campus

Around The Clock Security For Kalgoorlie Health Campus

27 December 2019

Western Australia Minister for Health Roger Cook Kalgoorlie Health Campus Gets 24/7 Security Victor P Taffa Stop the Violence funding sees Kalgoorlie Health Campus move to a 24/7 security model Investment of $430,000 across 2020 for added security measures at the facility WA country and regional health services also set to receive more security funding […]

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Online Reporting Increases Hospital Transparency And Improved Performance

Online Reporting Increases Hospital Transparency And Improved Performance

22 December 2019

Western Australia Minister for Health Roger Cook Improved Performance Reporting Increases Hospital Transparency Victor P Taffa Enhancements to online reporting for increased transparency Improved patient-centred reporting Delivery of another McGowan Government election commitment Performance of the Western Australian health system is now more transparent with the introduction of a new online reporting dashboard. “I am […]

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Winchelsea Now Home To An Ambulance Station

Winchelsea Now Home To An Ambulance Station

19 December 2019

Victoria Minister for Ambulance Services Jenny Mikakos First Ever Winchelsea Ambulance Station Opens Victor P Taffa Andrews Government has completed Winchelsea’s first ever ambulance station to help the region’s paramedics reach critical emergencies faster and save lives. Minister for Ambulance Services Jenny Mikakos today officially opened the ambulance station on Willis Street, Winchelsea. “In an […]

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Rural Medical Workforce Plan Released By Marshall Govt

Rural Medical Workforce Plan Released By Marshall Govt

17 December 2019

South Australia Minister for Health and Wellbeing Stephen Wade A Real Plan To Secure Regional Doctor Numbers Victor P Taffa A plan to secure the future of the State’s rural medical workforce to ensure regional South Australians receive the health care they deserve has been released by the Marshall Government. Minister for Health and Wellbeing […]

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Albany Radiation Oncology Service Being Developed

Albany Radiation Oncology Service Being Developed

14 December 2019

Western Australia Minister for Health Roger Cook New Albany Radiation Oncology Service On Track Victor P Taffa Business case complete, design and development phase underway A site in the hospital has been chosen for the new Great Southern cancer service $13 Million McGowan Government investment to deliver the Albany based radiation oncology service on track […]

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Logan Hospital To Get New 8-Level Car Park

Logan Hospital To Get New 8-Level Car Park

14 December 2019

Queensland Minister for Health and Ambulance Services Steven Miles New Car Park On The Way For Logan Hospital Victor P Taffa Logan Hospital will get a new an 8-level car park for patients, visitors and staff thanks to a $61.92 million investment announced by the Palaszczuk Government today. Minister for Health and Ambulance Services Steven […]

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Marshall Govt Launches Construction Work At Modbury Hospital

Marshall Govt Launches Construction Work At Modbury Hospital

14 December 2019

South Australia Minister for Health and Wellbeing Stephen Wade Hospital Construction Launch Heralds Patient Care Boost Victor P Taffa Job-creating construction work at Modbury Hospital, which will ease pressures on emergency departments and boost patient care when finished, has today been launched by the Marshall Government. Minister for Health and Wellbeing, Stephen Wade, said the […]

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Emergency Department Presentations Up 2.2 % On Previous Year

Emergency Department Presentations Up 2.2 % On Previous Year

11 December 2019

Tasmania Minister for Health Sarah Courtney New Emergency Department Figures Released Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government is committed to building a better health system for Tasmanians, Minister for Health Sarah Courtney said. This is underpinned by an unprecedented $8.1 Billion investment into health over 4 years. Australian Institute of Health and Welfare has today released […]

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QAS Moore Park Beach First Responder Group Formed

QAS Moore Park Beach First Responder Group Formed

08 December 2019

Queensland Minister for Health and Ambulance Services Steven Miles New QAS First Responder Group For Moore Park Beach Victor P Taffa Moore Park Beach residents experiencing an emergency are set to receive care even quicker with the formation of the Moore Park Beach First Responder Group. Comprising of volunteers from within the community, the Queensland […]

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Immunisation Law Change Comes Into Effect 1 January 2020

Immunisation Law Change Comes Into Effect 1 January 2020

07 December 2019

South Australia Minister for Health and Wellbeing Stephen Wade Clock Ticking To Get Your Kids Protected Before No Jab No Play Begins Victor P Taffa Time is running out for parents to ensure their young children are vaccinated before the Marshall Government’s No Jab, No Play law comes into effect when they return to childcare […]

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Junior Doctors Gain From Rural Generalist Medical Training Program

Junior Doctors Gain From Rural Generalist Medical Training Program

07 December 2019

New South Wales Minister for Health Brad Hazzard Scholarships Gets Junior Doctors To The Bush Victor P Taffa New South Wales Government is offering up to 50 new scholarships worth $3,000 each for junior doctors embarking on careers as Rural Generalists in regional and rural New South Wales. Minister for Health Brad Hazzard said the […]

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The Queen Elizabeth Hospital’s New 500-Space Car Park Opens

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital’s New 500-Space Car Park Opens

02 December 2019

South Australia Minister for Health and Wellbeing Stephen Wade New TQEH Car Park Opens Today Victor P Taffa Patients, visitors, and staff will have access to increased and more secure parking with today’s opening of The Queen Elizabeth Hospital’s new 500-space carpark. Hundreds of South Australian jobs, including various trades, engineers and architects were created […]

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