Read the latest media releases, speeches and transcripts from the ministers of the Health portfolio.
A new state of the art medical training centre that opened today in Toowoomba will provide a facility for the next generation of nurses, pharmacists, physiotherapists and midwives to hone their skills.
A new Health Funding Facts website has been launched to help families and communities see how they are benefiting from the Liberal National Government’s strong track record on guaranteeing essential health services for all Australians.
As an emergency response, the Australian Government is providing greater access to GP services for Australians living in flood-affected communities throughout Queensland.
The Australian Government is investing $10 million in research that will help use a person’s DNA and their environment to help create personalised medicine for a multitude of medical conditions including obesity, autism, and type 2 diabetes.
$12 million to protect and expand Heart of Australia mobile cardiology and other services in rural Queensland
The Australian Government will expand free access to glucose monitoring devices for pregnant women, children and more adults with type 1 diabetes, saving people up to $7,000 a year.
Transcript of Minister for Health, Greg Hunt's interview on Today with Sylvia Jeffreys regarding My Health Record and the Healthy Minds mental health announcement.
Antimicrobial resistance, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health, and Aged Care are among the second set of Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) priorities for 2018-2020.
Transcript of Minister for Health, Greg Hunt's doorstop in Canberra regarding $18 million for medical research projects to improve women’s health, endometriosis and My Health Record.
Transcript of Minister for Health, Greg Hunt's doorstop in Alice Springs regarding $2 million for a national Indigenous eyesight program, greater focus on Indigenous health outcomes and My Health Record.
Health ministers from across Australia unanimously reaffirmed their support for My Health Record and the national opt out approach at the Council of Australian Government Health Council meeting in Alice Springs.
Transcript of Minister for Health, Greg Hunt's interview on Sky News Live First Edition with Kieran Gilbert regarding Strengthening the My Health Record legislation.
Transcript of Minister for Health, Greg Hunt's interview on ABC News Breakfast with Michael Rowland And Virginia Trioli regarding Strengthening the My Health Record legislation.