The Hon Mark Butler MP
Minister for Health and Aged Care
The Hon Anika Wells MP
Minister for Aged Care
Minister for Sport
The Hon Ged Kearney MP
Assistant Minister for Health and Aged Care
The Hon Emma McBride MP
Assistant Minister for Mental Health and Suicide Prevention
Assistant Minister Rural and Regional Health
Senator the Hon Malarndirri McCarthy
Assistant Minister for Indigenous Health
Read the latest media releases, speeches and transcripts from the ministers of the health portfolio.
International dementia research collaboration to address key health challenge in Australia and JapanThree expert teams in Australia will share in $1.5 million to undertake research into causes of dementia through projects funded by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC).
Assistant Minister McBride – doorstop in Canberra – 29 March 2023Read the transcript of Assistant Minister McBride's doorstop on what the Australian Government is doing to address the health workforce shortage in regional and rural areas.
Delivering over 150,000 meals to older Victorians living at homeThe Albanese Government has launched a $2.2 million pilot program to provide more than 150,000 nutritious meals each year to older people in Whitehorse and Ballarat, Victoria, through the Meals on Wheels model.
World first framework for rural and remote nursingA world first guide addressing the unique demands and challenges for Registered Nurses in rural and regional Australia has been released today.
Assistant Minister for Mental Health and Suicide Prevention speech at the APP conference State of the Industry PanelRead the transcript of Assistant Minister McBride's speech at the APP conference.
Minister Butler doorstop in Canberra - 23 March 2023Read the transcript of Minister Butler's doorstop in Canberra on vaping.
Archives for former ministers
Media releases, speeches and transcripts from former ministers of the Health portfolio are available in the former ministers' media centre.
Visit the National Library of Australia's web archive for older media releases, speeches and transcripts.