Monday, 6 March 2023
Subjects: Aged care 24/7 nurses requirement, workforce shortages, Labor's superannuation changes, the Voice machinery bill
Friday, 3 March 2023
Subjects: Aged care staffing requirements, critical workforce shortages, the Regional Health Workforce Summit
15,000 families have had the rug pulled out from under them, as the Labor Government quietly removes a life-changing diabetes insulin from the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme.
17 February 2023
Subjects: Senate Estimates, Strengthening Medicare Taskforce, workforce shortages, Urgent Care Clinics
Tuesday, 7 February 2023
Subjects: Ovarian Cancer Month, workforce shortages in regional Australia, 887 regional visas
The Strengthening Medicare Taskforce Report released today by the Government, whilst clear on the problems facing primary care in Australia, contains no specific actions, no funding and no timelines.
Prime Minister Albanese’s announcement today has reaffirmed that Labor has once again broken a promise – this time, to deliver 50 ‘urgent’ care clinics within their first 12 months in government.
31 January 2023
Subjects: 2032 Olympic Games infrastructure, Women’s Health Advisory Council, regional health challenges, Strengthening Medicare Taskforce report
Ahead of Australia hosting the 2026 Commonwealth Games and the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games, the Federal Labor Government must urgently establish an independent joint infrastructure oversight body to ensure Australia’s sporting infrastructure is not under threat.
28 January 2023
Subjects: $100 cost for GP visits, cost of living, Strengthening Medicare Taskforce report, beer tax