The Coalition Government will launch the latest phase of the National Tobacco Campaign tonight as it aims to Close the Gap in smoking rates.
Statement from Minister Nash following meeting of remote health providers
Statement from Minister for Rural Health Fiona Nash following the death of remote area nurse Gayle Woodford in the NPY lands.
Minister for Rural Health, Fiona Nash, has congratulated the National Rural Health Student Network on 21 years of operation and the promotion of rural health careers.
Senator Fiona Nash, Minister for Rural Health and Deputy Leader of the Nationals, has announced $2.5 million in funding to provide continued support to the Indigenous Eye Health Unit at the University of Melbourne.
New figures from the National Drug and Alcohol Research Council revealing ice use tripled between 2009-10 and 2013-14.
Thousands of Australians showed their support for organ and tissue donation by taking part in the 10th annual Gift of Life DonateLife Walk around Lake Burley Griffin.
Almost $1 million will be provided to the Australian Breastfeeding Association (ABA) to allow it to continue its 24 hour National Breastfeeding Helpline.
Australia has continued its improvement in organ and tissue donation and transplantation with a record year in 2015.
The Government has welcomed the independent review into the organ donation and transplantation sector.
Australians will soon be able to register as organ donors in less than ten minutes online, the Minister responsible for organ donation Fiona Nash has announced.
The Minister for Rural Health, Fiona Nash, has today announced that agreement has been reached for the provision of additional funding for the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) to help give people living, working and travelling in rural and remote regions continued access to crucial medical services when they need them the most.
The Australian Government has released the National Ice Taskforce Final Report and the Commonwealth response.
The Australian Government will enlist local sports clubs and empower local communities to tackle the use of crystal methamphetamine or “ice”.
Minister for Rural Health, Fiona Nash has asked Australians to reflect on the gift of organ donation this week ahead of DonateLife Thank You Day on Sunday 22 November 2015.
Rural Health Minister Fiona Nash has announced a new partnership of preventative health groups, food industry bodies and government to cooperatively tackle obesity and encourage healthy eating.
Minister for Rural Health Fiona Nash has launched an Implementation Plan to help Close the Gap by improving the health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
News that Uncle Toby’s has made its recipes healthier to receive a better Health Star Rating has been welcomed by Minister for Rural Health Fiona Nash.
Some $10 million from the National Tobacco Campaign will target Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities with a new anti-smoking advertising campaign.
Minister for Rural Health Fiona Nash has welcomed news Kellogg’s has changed the recipe of one of its biggest-selling cereals and will now receive a better Health Star Rating.