Latest Department of Health News

Inaugural Western Australian Falls Report
New figures show urgent fix needed on waiting list
Smoky conditions – health alert
South Australian funding boost to beat cancer
Medical diagnostic scans to be prioritised due to technetium shortages
E-cigarettes linked to severe lung illness
Support for World Sepsis Day
Statement On Austin Health Surgery
Morrison Government’s health funding helping Tasmanians
Easing burden of prostate cancer
Will Hodgman blatantly misleading Tasmanians over cuts to frontline services
Clinical trials to combat reproductive cancers
$32 million available to support vital translational health research
$32 million available to support vital translational health
Medicare bulk billing at record level
Stay connected this September at Queenscliff Library
Housing and accommodation support for people living with mental illness
Former director of aged care facility pleads guilty to deception charge
Southport Medicinal Cannabis manufacturing facility opens
Victorian Aboriginal Child Care Agency recognised
$11.7 million investment to keep Australians out of hospital
New Graduates Strengthen Child Protection Workforce
George Institute hosts India’s first Rapid Evidence Synthesis Unit in collaboration with NHSRC
New questions about blood borne viruses added to registration process
Building a Mentally and Physically Healthy Australia
A New Frontier in Emergency Stroke Care
Advance Care Planning Seminar kicks off in Melbourne
Meredith Day Huntingford appointed as new Judge of Local Court
Australia pledges $19 million to boost health across Pacific
$13 million to combat tuberculosis in our region
Aged Care Employee Day
Community Health advice – measles
2 August 2019 – Medicare data collection for medical research purposes
New Support for People with Severe Mental Illness in ACT
Boosting Australia’s medicinal cannabis industry
WA pharmacists able to administer greater range of vaccines
$7 million for international collaborative health research
Creating local jobs: Manunda Place – revitalising CBD
Walking Football to deliver one million active hours for seniors
Public Consultation: Mission for Cardiovascular Health
DonateLife week shines a light on organ and tissue donation
Bayside Beauty Therapists registered
Taskforce to Tackle Silicosis and Other Dust Diseases
Thermography should not be relied on for early detection of breast cancer
A National Measure of Environmental Restraint Proposed
People living with dementia and carers present federal government with solution to quality dementia care
Meningococcal W disease in an adult
People living with dementia and carers present federal government with solution to quality dementia