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March 2017


Launch of Mind Australia Report

23 March 2017

Speech

The Federal Minister for Aged Care and Minister for Indigenous Health, Ken Wyatt AM, MP spoke at the Launch of the Mind Health Report at Parliament House, Canberra on 23 March 2017.


Implementation Plan Consultation Forum

20 March 2017

Speech

The Federal Minister for Aged Care and Minister for Indigenous Health, Ken Wyatt AM, MP spoke at the Implementation Plan Consultation Forum in Woden, ACT on 20 March 2017.


Immunisation is critical for Indigenous children’s health and Closing the Gap

16 March 2017

Media release

Immunisation is the most significant public health intervention in the past 200 years because it provides a safe and effective way to prevent the spread of many diseases that cause hospitalisation, serious ongoing health conditions and sometimes death.


Announcement of Commonwealth Home Support Programme Funding

10 March 2017

Speech

The Federal Minister for Aged Care, Ken Wyatt AM, MP announced the extra Commonwealth Home Support Programme funding in Macquarie Park, NSW on 10 March 2017.


$115 million for more Commonwealth Home Support services across Australia

10 March 2017

Media release

More older Australians will be able to continue to live independently at home and in their communities with $115 million in extra aged-care funding support from the Australian Government.


Quality Aged Care – Have Your Say

09 March 2017

Media release

Quality aged care for older people is vital for the whole community. This is why the Australian Government is introducing a Single Aged Care Quality Framework across aged care from July 2018.


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health — My Life, My Lead

08 March 2017

Media release

My Life, My Lead is a new online public consultation portal to highlight the issues that support or impede Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to have good health.


Association of Aged Care Service Professionals

07 March 2017

Speech

The Federal Minister for Aged Care and Minister for Indigenous Health, Ken Wyatt AM, MP  spoke at the Association of Aged Care Service Professionals Meeting in Melbourne on 7 March 2017.


On World Hearing Day make a sound investment – get a hearing check-up

03 March 2017

Media release

The ability to hear is something many of us take for granted and on World Hearing Day we are reminded to take care of our hearing health.


Call for Indigenous skills to assist Primary Health Networks

01 March 2017

Media release

Primary Health Networks are being encouraged to consider the skills of the National Aboriginal Controlled Community Health Organisation and Aboriginal Community Controlled Health groups to assist delivering innovative health programs to Close the Gap in health outcomes.

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