Latest healthcare access News

Lack of healthcare screening puts gender diverse people at greater cancer risk
‘I felt too whakamā to go to the doctor’ – how feelings of shame stop people seeking healthcare
Congratulations to our long-term ally Prof Jenny May AO on her new role as National Rural Health Commissioner
$200.1 million boost to rural health worker accommodation
Alliance raises concerns over new health insurance extras
Empowering nurses will improve healthcare access for all Australians
Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) supports the implementation of WHO’s extended 13th General Programme of Work with flexible funding
A new online platform is building momentum for happy, calm kids
New research flags the urgent need for research and evidence on the impact of climate change on neglected tropical diseases and malaria
Nationals’ Pharmacy Prescription Trial Made Permanent
Budget 2024-25: A missed opportunity for rural health equity
NSW new new staff specialists provide a boost for Tamworth Hospital
First Nations health graduate leads the way in mastering CDU double degree
Message by the Director of the Department of Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals at WHO – March 2024
What You Do and Don’t Know About Racial Inequities in Health Care Can Hurt You
50,000 Patients Access Queensland’s Satellite Hospitals
Miles Government delivers huge health boost for Central Queenslanders
FLYING KANGAROO CALLS FOR REGIONAL COMMUNITY GROUPS TO APPLY FOR $2 MILLION IN GRANTS
PWDA ANNOUNCE FORMAL RESPONSE TO THE DISABILITY ROYAL COMMISSION FINAL REPORT
Health expenses huge burden for Aboriginal families
Medicare turns 40 as encouraging new data is released
New Street Health Faculty to Focus on the Health of Homeless People
City of Canada Bay 2023 Citizen of Year Award winners
Victorian Women’s Health Sector Welcomes Allan Government’s Inquiry into Women’s Pain
NIH-funded initiative to study health disparities among rural youth in NY
VICTORIAN WOMEN’S HEALTH SECTOR WELCOMES GOVERNMENT COMMITMENT TO IMPROVING ACCESS TO ABORTION
WHO’s annual malaria report spotlights the growing threat of climate change
Leading health tech firm named among fastest-growing Australian start-ups
Regional Australians continue to suffer a healthcare crisis – Butler must act now
Long drive for healthier smile
GPs key to closing health and wellbeing gap in regional Australia
National Rural Health Month highlights healthcare inequities
Strong general practice care crucial to healthy rural and remote communities
Gender diversity problems in prisons
United Nations partners call for investments in self-care interventions to improve sexual and reproductive health
Nearly a third of patient deaths in mental health wards potentially avoidable: study
La Trobe University and Optus appoint new Chair in Digital Health
New Optus Chair in Digital Health announced
Increase efforts to advance health outcomes amid regionalisation ambition
Coalition wins fight to save pharmacies and maintain cheaper medicines
Improving Healthcare Access For Women And Girls In Mildura
Delivering on the vision for primary and community healthcare
Optimizing tissue oxygenation in breast reduction surgery
Activating collaboration to improve healthcare access and equity
Over $9 million for collaborative research projects to improve health care access and equity
UN expert on the right to health to visit Costa Rica
Latoya’s Journey: breaking down barriers to digital health literacy with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community driven resources
RACGP welcomes rural medical student boost