Health Minister Yvette D’Ath accepted free storage from businesswoman whose company was paid to host department vaccine hub

Health Minister Yvette D’Ath accepted free storage from businesswoman whose company was paid to host department vaccine hub

“Temporary use of storage space – Marlene Newcombe.” It’s one of the briefest of entries buried among the free football tickets, airline lounge memberships and other gifts that Queensland Health Minister Yvette D’Ath declared receiving on her register of interests last year. But it highlights the relationship the minister has developed with the Newcombe family who operate car … Read more

Former UK health minister Matt Hancock suspended for joining I’m a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here

Former UK health minister Matt Hancock suspended for joining I’m a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here

The UK’s former health minister, who led the country’s COVID-19 response, has been suspended from the Conservative Party for joining the jungle reality TV show I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here. Key points: Matt Hancock has been withdrawn as a Conservative whip with immediate effect The show’s cast undergo challenges like eating insects and being trapped with … Read more

NSW Health Minister Brad Hazzard announces retirement from politics

NSW Health Minister Brad Hazzard announces retirement from politics

NSW Health Minister Brad Hazzard has announced he will retire from politics at next year’s state election after three decades in parliament. Key points: Mr Hazzard has been in NSW parliament since 1991 He has held several portfolios, and was prominent as health minister during the pandemic The veteran MP joins a list of government figures leaving … Read more

SA Health unit investigating reports of ageist abuse expanded to cover all South Australians

SA Health unit investigating reports of ageist abuse expanded to cover all South Australians

A state government service that investigates reports of abuse or mistreatment experienced by older people and those living with a disability has been expanded to include all South Australians. Key points: Adult Safeguarding Unit expanded to all South Australians It was only available for older people, or those with a disability Service has received 5,000 calls in three … Read more

COVID-19 antiviral treatments to become available to more Australians | Insiders | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

COVID-19 antiviral treatments to become available to more Australians | Insiders | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

COVID-19 antiviral treatments to become available to more Australians | Insiders | ABC News  ABC News (Australia) Access to COVID-19 anti-viral medication expanded  Sydney Morning Herald COVID-19 antiviral treatments to become available to more Australians  ABC News View Full coverage on Google News