Latest Department of Health News

Western Australia coronovirus update as at 19 December
Ripped-off and exhausted: junior doctors take on NSW Health over extensive unpaid overtime
School of Rural Health contractor announcement, Dubbo
MumBubVax – New website for expectant parents
Council pursuing ownership options for residential aged care services
Western Australia coronovirus update as at 18 December
Sydney man fined $7,992 for alleged unlawful advertising of a disinfectant and hand sanitiser
Record funding for aged care infrastructure
$172.5 million funding top up to support Australian medical research
Mooroopna to host all State Championships on consecutive weekends next March
Western Australia coronovirus update as at 17 December
$13.7 million to further strengthen integrity in Australian sport
Preparing Australians for COVID-19 vaccination roll-out
Helensburgh Toddlers’ Pool is ready to make a splash – Wollongong
Man fined $10,656 for alleged unlawful advertising of cannabidiol including COVID-19 claims
Catholic Hospitals To Work With Government On Medical Device Reforms
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Advisory Group on COVID-19, 14 December 2020
Broad consultation on prostheses welcomed
Western Australia coronovirus update as at 16 December
Further investment boosts Indigenous medical education and enrolment
New fund to attract doctors to North and North-West Tasmania
Conviction for unlawful importation of cosmetic injectables following unpaid fines
Western Australia coronovirus update as at 15 December
More time for remote clinics to upgrade imaging equipment
Report on Medical Research Commercialisation Landscape
Report on Rapid Applied Research Translation initiative
Over-the-counter access to low dose cannabidiol
$300 million for improvement of health for all Australians
Coronavirus health alert
Western Australia coronovirus update as at 14 December
Grants to strengthen youth advocacy across Australia
New teaching facilities for rural doctor training in Dubbo
$311 million for dementia, cancer and additional medical research
Western Australia coronovirus update as at 13 December
Bulk billing rates at record high through COVID-19
Western Australia coronovirus update as at 12 December
Western Australia coronovirus update as at 11 December
Australia secures 20 million extra Astra Zeneca vaccines
$11 million to reduce rates of heartbreaking stillbirths
Extending MBS mental health support for aged care residents
Western Australia coronovirus update as at 10 December
Nation First Initiative For Aboriginal Child Protection
A new, shared approach to Tasmania’s mental health plan
COVID-19 North West Outbreak Independent Review
North West Outbreak Independent Review Report
Western Australia coronovirus update as at 9 December
Round 2 of Washington study underway to determine food, economic insecurity during pandemic
Further easing of COVID-19 restrictions