Topic: Health

Budget Boost To Help Albury-Wodonga Fight Winter Flu

Albury Wodonga Health will have the support it needs to fight the flu this winter, thanks to a boost for emergency departments from the Andrews Labor Government. Premier Daniel Andrews and Minister for Health Jill Hennessy today announced $50 million from the Victorian Budget 2018/19 to help hospitals open more beds, hire more doctors and […]

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Budget Boost To Help Goulburn Valley Fight Winter Flu

Goulburn Valley Health will have the support it needs to fight the flu this winter, thanks to a boost for emergency departments from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp today announced $50 million from the Victorian Budget 2018/19 to help hospitals open more beds, hire more doctors and nurses and treat […]

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Budget Boost To Help Wangaratta Fight Winter Flu

Northeast Health Wangaratta will have the support it needs to fight the flu this winter, thanks to a boost for emergency departments from the Andrews Labor Government. Premier Daniel Andrews and Minister for Health Jill Hennessy today announced $50 million from the Victorian Budget 2018/19 to help hospitals open more beds, hire more doctors and […]

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Budget Boost To Help Ballarat Fight Winter Flu

Ballarat Health Services will have the support they need to fight the flu this winter, thanks to a boost for emergency departments from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Wendouree Sharon Knight today announced $50 million from the Victorian Budget 2018/19 to help hospitals open more beds, hire more doctors and nurses and treat more […]

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Budget Boost To Help Geelong Fight Winter Flu

Barwon Health will have the support it needs to fight the flu this winter, thanks to a boost for emergency departments from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Geelong Chris Couzens, Member for Bellarine Lisa Neville and Member for Lara John Eren today announced $50 million from the Victorian Budget 2018/19 to help hospitals open […]

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Budget Boost To Help Hospitals Fight The Flu This Winter

Victoria’s hospitals will have the support they need to fight the flu this winter, thanks to a boost for emergency departments from the Andrews Labor Government. Premier Daniel Andrews today joined Minister for Health Jill Hennessy at the Royal Children’s Hospital to announce $50 million from the Victorian Budget 2018/19 to help hospitals open more […]

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Big Boost For Regional Health Infrastructure

More regional Victorians will be able to get the health care they need closer to home, thanks to a big Budget boost for the Andrews Labor Government’s flagship Regional Health Infrastructure Fund (RHIF). The $50 million boost, delivered as part of the Victorian Budget 2018/19, was announced today, as Premier Daniel Andrews and Minister for […]

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Protecting Victorian Women Through Assisted Reproduction

The Andrews Labor Government will review Victoria’s assisted reproductive services for the first time in a decade, and strengthen current laws to provide more safeguards and support to women accessing these services. The review of the Assisted Reproductive Treatment Act will ensure women and families using assisted reproduction are supported through their entire treatment, and […]

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Chemo Free Cancer Treatment Thanks To Victorian Research

World leading Victorian medical researchers have pioneered a revolutionary new drug that will change how we treat blood cancers into the future and around the globe. Minister for Health Jill Hennessy joined the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and the Royal Melbourne Hospital today to announce the results of two clinical trials into venetoclax – the […]

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Fighting Low Survival Cancers

The Andrews Labor Government will help Victoria’s leading cancer experts uncover the next generation of breakthroughs in fighting low survival cancers. Minister for Health Jill Hennessy today announced $1.5 million from the Labor Government and $1 million from Cancer Council Victoria to support eight new research projects that focus on cancers with poor survival outcomes. […]

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