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Qld health plans patient safety changes - NEWS.com.au

Health - Sun, 06/18/2017 - 02:14

Qld health plans patient safety changes
NEWS.com.au
Health Minister Cameron Dick has asked his department to prepare a discussion paper about how to improve safety reporting. In particular, Mr Dick wants private hospitals to be subject to the same safety reporting requirements as public hospitals. "I ...

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The Australians most at risk of a private health insurance sting - NEWS.com.au

Health - Sun, 06/18/2017 - 00:00

NEWS.com.au

The Australians most at risk of a private health insurance sting
NEWS.com.au
June is one of the busiest months of the year for private health, and financial experts say strict. government rules mean that decisions may need to be made before June 30. The Medicare Levy Surcharge is an extra tax of up to 1.5 per cent on the entire ...

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The Australians most at risk of a private health insurance sting - NEWS.com.au

Health - Sun, 06/18/2017 - 00:00

NEWS.com.au

The Australians most at risk of a private health insurance sting
NEWS.com.au
June is one of the busiest months of the year for private health, and financial experts say strict. government rules mean that decisions may need to be made before June 30. The Medicare Levy Surcharge is an extra tax of up to 1.5 per cent on the entire ...

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Breaking the taboo around adolescent sexual health - Northern Star

Health - Sat, 06/17/2017 - 20:05

Northern Star

Breaking the taboo around adolescent sexual health
Northern Star
Programmed by young people, youth workers and health experts, the PASH 2017 two-day conference at Lismore Southern Cross University's Whitebrook Theatre, was delivered to High School students- years 9, 11, and 12- and young people from across the ...

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Capitol Health, Vocus, the best of the tips - The Sydney Morning Herald

Health - Sat, 06/17/2017 - 14:16

The Sydney Morning Herald

Capitol Health, Vocus, the best of the tips
The Sydney Morning Herald
Angie Ellis of 80 20 Investments has taken the lead in week one of the new four-week Shares Race.

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New rural health service launches in Queensland - Brisbane Times - Brisbane Times

Health - Sat, 06/17/2017 - 12:40

Brisbane Times

New rural health service launches in Queensland - Brisbane Times
Brisbane Times
Heather and Robert Mills, of Dalmuir in Hughenden, Queensland, run a property and a trucking business, and have to take frequent trips to Brisbane to access ...

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New rural health service launches in Queensland - Brisbane Times

Health - Sat, 06/17/2017 - 12:40

Brisbane Times

New rural health service launches in Queensland
Brisbane Times
Speaking at the Rural Doctors Association of Queensland 2017 Conference last week, St Andrews War Memorial Hospital business development manager Candice Crawford officially launched the Rural Health Connect service, Queensland Country Life ...

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The Most Important Things We Learnt At The Johannesburg Mental ... - Huffington Post Australia

Health - Sat, 06/17/2017 - 06:46

Huffington Post Australia

The Most Important Things We Learnt At The Johannesburg Mental ...
Huffington Post Australia
International and local healthcare experts, from Discovery Health CEO Jonathan Broomberg to the president of the World Federation of Mental Health, Prof ...

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Health Minister Jack Snelling announces $9.2 million for Modbury Hospital beds - The Advertiser

Health - Sat, 06/17/2017 - 03:01

The Advertiser

Health Minister Jack Snelling announces $9.2 million for Modbury Hospital beds
The Advertiser
Health Minister Jack Snelling said the new facility, announced ahead of Thursday's State Budget, would potentially reduce the amount of patient transfers to the nearby Lyell McEwin and Royal Adelaide Hospitals. “But most importantly it's going to ...

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NSW budget 2017-2018: $20 million boost for mental health reform - The Sydney Morning Herald

Health - Sat, 06/17/2017 - 01:26

The Sydney Morning Herald

NSW budget 2017-2018: $20 million boost for mental health reform
The Sydney Morning Herald
Emily Fahey has been lumped with three unwelcome companions since she was 11 years old. She just didn't know it. "I thought it was normal to feel constantly ...

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NSW budget 2017-2018: $20 million boost for mental health reform - The Sydney Morning Herald

Health - Sat, 06/17/2017 - 01:26

The Sydney Morning Herald

NSW budget 2017-2018: $20 million boost for mental health reform
The Sydney Morning Herald
Emily Fahey has been lumped with three unwelcome companions since she was 11 years old. She just didn't know it. "I thought it was normal to feel constantly ...

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NSW budget 2017-2018: $20 million boost for mental health reform - The Sydney Morning Herald

Health - Sat, 06/17/2017 - 01:26

The Sydney Morning Herald

NSW budget 2017-2018: $20 million boost for mental health reform
The Sydney Morning Herald
Emily Fahey has been lumped with three unwelcome companions since she was 11 years old. She just didn't know it. "I thought it was normal to feel constantly ...

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Organ transplant at Austin Health gives cystic fibrosis patient ... - Herald Sun

Health - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 13:08

Herald Sun

Organ transplant at Austin Health gives cystic fibrosis patient ...
Herald Sun
STEPHANIE Dundas body was so full of other peoples DNA that even her doctors had secretly given up hope of finding a match for the five new organs needed ...

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World-first quintuple organ transplant performed at Austin Health in Melbourne - Herald Sun

Health - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 13:07

Herald Sun

World-first quintuple organ transplant performed at Austin Health in Melbourne
Herald Sun
Stephanie is the sixth Australian to have an intestinal transplant through the Australian Intestinal Transplant Service based at Austin Health. This is the first liver, intestine and kidney combination to have been performed. Stephanie received a new ...

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NSW budget: $1bn hospitals upgrade centrepiece for health funding ... - dailytelegraph.com.au

Health - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 13:04

dailytelegraph.com.au

NSW budget: $1bn hospitals upgrade centrepiece for health funding ...
dailytelegraph.com.au
A WHOPPING 632 million will be committed to the upgrade of Campbelltown Hospital as Premier Gladys Berejiklian plots a school and hospital building ...

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NSW budget: $1bn hospitals upgrade centrepiece for health funding ... - dailytelegraph.com.au

Health - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 13:04

dailytelegraph.com.au

NSW budget: $1bn hospitals upgrade centrepiece for health funding ...
dailytelegraph.com.au
A WHOPPING 632 million will be committed to the upgrade of Campbelltown Hospital as Premier Gladys Berejiklian plots a school and hospital building ...

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NSW budget: $1bn hospitals upgrade centrepiece for health funding - dailytelegraph.com.au

Health - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 13:04

dailytelegraph.com.au

NSW budget: $1bn hospitals upgrade centrepiece for health funding
dailytelegraph.com.au
As the government turns the spending switch from roads and rail to health and education, it is expected to announce more than $1 billion in upgrades to Campbelltown, Nepean and Concord hospitals as well as billions more to build the schools of the future.

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Trump betraying all his health care promises is the biggest Trump scandal of all - Vox

Health - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 13:00

Vox

Trump betraying all his health care promises is the biggest Trump scandal of all
Vox
That commitment — echoed elsewhere in the speech by a call for a “brighter health care future for every American” and a promise to “give the American people access to the world-class health care that every American deserves” — is entirely consistent ...
The Senate Health Care Bill Could Hurt You Even If You Get Insurance Through Work, Report SaysMoney Magazine
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We asked 8 Senate Republicans to explain what their health bill is trying to do - Vox

Health - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 12:30

Vox

We asked 8 Senate Republicans to explain what their health bill is trying to do
Vox
We come up with a bill, and then Health and Human Services — [Secretary of Health and Human Services] Dr. [Tom] Price is working hard — the bill that was written, Obamacare, the way it was written, they have a lot of flexibility. We're looking for ...
Trump's health chief plays coy as senators push for answers on Trumpcare, payments to Obamacare insurersCNBC
First on CNN: New TV ads target Senate Republicans over health careCNN
Health Care: Democrats Can't Hit What They Can't SeeNBCNews.com
Politico -Quartz -CNN International
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