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Changes to legislation are set to cut red tape and simplify recognition of General Practitioners (GPs) as specialists, streamlining access to higher Medicare rebates for patients
Read the transcript of Professor Paul Kelly's interview on Channel 9 Today Show about coronavirus (COVID-19).
Read the latest statements from the Australian Health Protection Principal Committee (AHPPC) about coronavirus (COVID-19)
Read the transcript of a press conference with Professor Brendan Murphy, Chief Medical Officer, and the Minister for Health, the Hon. Greg about coronavirus (COVID-19).
This letter is for aged care providers to read and share with services. It's on the importance of infection control and health emergency planning in residential care.
Medical researchers can now apply for grants to accelerate the development of a safe, effective vaccine against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. Applications close on 11 March 2020.
Read the transcript of a press conference with Professor Brendan Murphy, Chief Medical Officer, and the Minister for Health about coronavirus (COVID-19).
A media release from the Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Professor Paul Kelly, about a seventh Diamond Princess passenger testing positive to coronavirus (COVID-19).
Senior high school students who remain in China due to Australian travel restrictions have been offered a strict pathway to resume their studies in recognition of the importance of the final 2 years of school.
A media release from the Chief Medical Officer, Professor Brendan Murphy, about passengers from the Diamond Princess cruise ship testing positive for COVID-19.
Expressions of interest for the second round of this program opened on 17 February and will close on 6 March 2020. It will give successful applicants up to $1 million to accelerate development of their early-stage biological, pharmaceutical, medical or health technology projects.