Mr David Sharpe has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA).
Transcript of Minister for Health, Greg Hunt's inteview on Seven Sunrise with Sally Bowrey regarding Neil Prakash, and the Australian Government’s new $5.5 million immunisation awareness campaign .
The Australian Government is today launching the new ‘Get the Facts about Immunisation’ campaign to encourage Australian parents and carers to get their kids vaccinated.
Transcript of Minister for Health, Greg Hunt's interview with 3AW Sunday Morning regarding Australian Government’s new $5.5 million immunisation awareness campaign and same sex marriage.
Transcript of Minister for Health, Greg Hunt's press conference in Melbourne regarding Australian Government’s new $5.5 million immunisation awareness campaign, same sex marriage, politician’s pay.
A ground-breaking announcement of a simple cure that will save the lives of many infants confirms the well-deserved reputation of Australia’s health and medical researchers as among the very best in the world.
As part of the development of Government’s National Sport Plan, the Honourable James Wood AO QC has been asked to lead a specific review into the integrity of Australian sport.
Transcript of Minister for Health, Greg Hunt's doorstop at Mt Martha, Victoria regarding the review into integrity of Australian sport; airport security and terrorism.
Transcript of Minister for Health, Greg Hunt's doorstop at COAG Health Council, Brisbane regarding COAG Health Council outcomes; the Fifth National Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Plan; support for doctors and nurses mental health; hospital funding; same-sex marriage
Distinguished businesswomen and psychologist Lucy Brogden will be the next Chair of the Australian Government’s National Mental Health Commission.
The Australian Government is allocating more than $40 million to medical research projects which will improve the lives of Australians fighting dementia.
From 1 August, more than 4500 Australians will benefit each year from the listing of a revolutionary new medicine for lung and renal cancer on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS).
Transcript of Minister for Health, Greg Hunt's doorstop at Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney regarding the listing of $1.1 billion cancer drug Opdivo on the PBS.
Transcript of Minister for Health, Greg Hunt's inteview on ABC AM with Sabra Lane speaking about real time monitoring for controlled prescription medicine, listing of Hepatitis C drug Epclusa, eating fresh food and citizenship.
The Australian Government will invest over $16 million to deliver the national roll-out of real time prescription monitoring for medicines to directly address the needless loss of life from misuse of these drugs.
The Australian Government has taken another significant step to eliminate hepatitis C from Australia by subsidising a new drug which can treat all forms of the disease with an expected success rate of 90%.
Young people seeking help to deal with the pressures of life will benefit from a $500,000 Australian Government investment in better online mental health support.
Transcript of Minister for Health, Greg Hunt's interview with Jon Faine on ABC Melbourne speaking about four year parliamentary terms and same sex marriage plebiscite.
The Australian Government is providing $27 million to strengthen the planning and response to a national health emergency, should one be triggered by bioterrorist attack or contagious disease outbreak.
The Australian Government is supporting Reclink’s national program which breaks down the barriers of isolation and inactivity among disadvantaged Australians to promote fitness, fun and social skills.