The Hon Tony Abbott MHR - Media Items
Listed below are media items for The Hon Tony Abbott MP, Former Minister for Health and Ageing
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17 October 2007
Subject to successful contractual negotiations, the Commonwealth Government will provide funding of $500,000 to the Australian Centre for Health Research (ACHR) for its work.
15 October 2007
A report on private health insurance prostheses listing arrangements, carried out by Mr Robert Doyle, was released by the Australian Government on 15 October.
13 October 2007
3,000 Aboriginal children in the Northern Territory have now received comprehensive medical checks.
12 October 2007
Arrangements for new entity to operate the community-controlled Mersey Community Hospital in progress
Release outlines developments for the operation of the Mersey Community Hospital.
12 October 2007
The Australian Government announced on 12 October funding of more than $37 million for 320 community organisations to run local programs promoting healthy and active lifestyles. The organisations are being funded through the Healthy Active Australia Community and School Grants Program, part of the Australian Better Health Initiative.
10 October 2007
The Australian Government would provide immediate funding of more than $1 million to replace unreliable and non-functioning equipment at the Mersey Community Hospital in Tasmania.
05 October 2007
The Australian Government announced on 5 October new Medicare-funded comprehensive health checks for people aged 65 and over to improve their quality of care.
03 October 2007
The Commonwealth Government will provide $190 million over five years to help children with Autism Spectrum Disorders, their parents and carers.