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Victoria Minister for Health Jenny Mikakos Removing The Stigma Of HIV Victor P Taffa Andrews Government has fixed an outdated law and opened the door for more medical professionals to test for HIV in Victoria.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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Royal Hobart Hospital Emergency Department Expansion Advances As Tenders Open

Royal Hobart Hospital Emergency Department Expansion Advances As Tenders Open

24 June 2019

Tasmania Minister for Health Michael Ferguson Tenders Open For Royal Hobart Hospital Emergency Department Expansion Victor P Taffa Tenders are being called for a consultant to oversee the expansion and refurbishment of the Royal Hobart Hospital’s (RHH) Emergency Department, Minister for Health Michael Ferguson said. Hodgman Government is committed to continuing to improve Tasmanian’s health […]

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New Munruben Ambulance Station Announced In 2019-20 State Budget

New Munruben Ambulance Station Announced In 2019-20 State Budget

21 June 2019

Queensland Minister for Health and Ambulance Services Steven Miles Queensland Minister for Planning Cameron Dick Siren Sounds On $4 Million Ambulance Station For Logan Victor P Taffa A new $4 Million ambulance station will be built at Munruben, backed by the Palaszczuk Government’s $40 Million Growth Area and Regional Infrastructure Investment Fund (GARIIF). Ambulance station […]

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Umbilical Cord Blood Benefits And Potential From Research

Umbilical Cord Blood Benefits And Potential From Research

21 June 2019

Unlocking The Door To Many Cures For Illnesses May Lie In The Umbilical Cord Victor P Taffa Blood contained in an Umbilical Cord has the potential to finding a cure for many illnesses. Finding a cure for Cancer, Diabetes, HIV, Motor Neurone Disease, Alzheimer’s Disease or even Mental Health could lie in blood from the […]

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Construction Tender Awarded For Mt. Gambier And Districts Hospital Dialysis Unit

Construction Tender Awarded For Mt. Gambier And Districts Hospital Dialysis Unit

04 June 2019

South Australia Minister for Health and Wellbeing Stephen Wade Construction Beginning On Mt. Gambier Dialysis Unit Victor P Taffa Construction on a new renal dialysis unit at the Mount Gambier and Districts Hospital will soon begin, allowing local patients to be cared for closer to home. Minister for Health and Wellbeing Stephen Wade said the […]

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Suicide Prevention Community Grants Open Until 28 June 2019

Suicide Prevention Community Grants Open Until 28 June 2019

04 June 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Health Natasha Fyles Northern Territory Suicide Prevention Community Grants Applications Open Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government is working to deliver its promise on reducing the suicide rate over the next 5 years. Too many lives are lost due to suicide, with the Northern Territory statistics being the highest in the […]

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Elective Surgery Reduction Strategy Reduces Waiting Lists For Adelaide Patients

Elective Surgery Reduction Strategy Reduces Waiting Lists For Adelaide Patients

28 May 2019

South Australia Minister for Health and Wellbeing Stephen Wade New Plan Significantly Reducing Elective Surgery Waitlist Victor P Taffa South Australians waiting for surgery at the Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH) and The Queen Elizabeth Hospital (TQEH) are being seen sooner thanks to a new strategy dramatically reducing overdue elective surgery waitlists. Elective Surgery Reduction Strategy […]

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Northern Territorians Urged To Get The Flu Jab

Northern Territorians Urged To Get The Flu Jab

27 May 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Health Natasha Fyles Territorians Urged To Protect Themselves Against The Flu Victor P Taffa Territorians are being urged to protect themselves against the flu (influenza) this season with vaccinations available through your GP, community clinic or pharmacy. Anyone can get influenza and the infection can be serious even in healthy people. […]

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Collie Hospital Redevelopment To Proceed

Collie Hospital Redevelopment To Proceed

22 May 2019

Western Australia Minister for Health Roger Cook McGowan Government Funds The Collie Hospital Redevelopment Victor P Taffa $12.2 Million allocated to upgrade Collie Hospital, Project includes the redevelopment of operating theatre on site, Funding to deliver McGowan Government election commitment. Collie Hospital redevelopment has been given the green light, with the McGowan Government allocating $12.2 […]

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Inaugural Health Service Board Chairpersons Reappointed

Inaugural Health Service Board Chairpersons Reappointed

22 May 2019

Western Australia Minister for Health Roger Cook Health Service Board Chairpersons Reappointed Victor P Taffa 4 of the inaugural Health Service Board chairpersons reappointed, Boards continue to drive performance and innovation in Western Australia health system, Appointments extended for a further 3-year term. 4 of the inaugural Health Service Board chairpersons have been reappointed for […]

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Royal Hobart Hospital Bed Numbers Increase Funded In 2019-20 State Budget

Royal Hobart Hospital Bed Numbers Increase Funded In 2019-20 State Budget

22 May 2019

Tasmania Minister for Health Michael Ferguson Opening More Beds At The Royal Hobart Hospital Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government is delivering $132 Million in the 2019-20 State Budget to progressively open and staff new beds at the Royal Hobart Hospital, following the completion of Stage 1 of the Redevelopment and refurbishment to existing areas. “This […]

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Improve Sydney Public Transport