Health.gov.au Kentish Health Centre 2016-12-02T05:02:49.000000Z Assistant Minister for Rural Health, Dr David Gillespie, moved today to set the record straight about health care services for the Kentish community in Tasmania. Multi-million dollar boost for Health training in Lismore 2016-12-02T02:57:01.000000Z Health and medical students will have greater opportunities to undertake training and clinical placements at the University Centre for Rural Health in Lismore, New South Wales. 50,000 preschools to receive free water safety education packs 2016-12-01T02:06:41.000000Z Summer can be a time of fun in the sun and in the water, but it is also a time to be extra careful about children’s water safety. Patients gain subsidised access to expensive new medicines 2016-11-30T23:31:12.000000Z Australians from 1 December will pay no more than $38.30 for a medicine to treat thyroid cancer that would cost a patient $117,000 without subsidised access through the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS). Advertising helps Indigenous smokers to quit 2016-11-30T07:30:54.000000Z A significant portion of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander smokers have taken action to quit smoking after seeing the Don’t Make Smokes Your Story advertising campaign. Advertising helps Indigenous smokers to quit 2016-11-30T07:30:54.000000Z A significant portion of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander smokers have taken action to quit smoking after seeing the Don’t Make Smokes Your Story advertising campaign. National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander HIV Awareness Week 2016-11-30T00:35:54.000000Z Funding to conduct a survey to better understand why young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are at increased risk of blood borne viruses (BBV) and sexually transmissible infections (STI) has been announced. New Report Provides Snapshot of Aged Care in Australia 2016-11-30T00:28:32.000000Z A new snapshot of aged care services has found the sector is performing well, with increased funding and reforms beginning to deliver benefits for older Australians. Health Care Homes’ voluntary trial scheduled for mid-2017 2016-11-29T06:25:46.000000Z The Minister for Health and Aged Care, Sussan Ley, said the Australian Government was committed to its Health Care Homes program to find better ways of delivering medical services to an ageing population with one in two Australian living with a chronic condition. National mental health charity achieves 30-year milestone 2016-11-28T04:28:48.000000Z For 30 years SANE Australia has provided help and support to Australians experiencing mental health issues.