Victorians are waiting less time than ever before for elective surgery and urgent specialist appointments, despite huge surges in the number of people attending hospitals driven by an unprecedented flu season, new data shows.
Victorians are waiting less time than ever before for elective surgery and urgent specialist appointments.
More regional Victorians will be able to get the world-class care they need closer to home with grants now open for the latest round of the Andrews Labor Government’s flagship Regional Health Infrastructure Fund (RHIF).
The Andrews Labor Government is backing a major push to boost breast cancer screening rates and calling on Victorian women to check their screening is up to date.
Casey Hospital’s $135 million redevelopment is reaching the final stages of construction with the external signage being installed on the new tower by a team of abseilers.
Delivering on an election commitment, the Andrews Labor Government is opening applications for the Premier’s Spirit of Democracy Prize, inviting students in years 9, 10 and 11 at government, Catholic and independent schools to apply to participate in a study tour of Greece, to deepen their understanding of civics and citizenship.
The Andrews Labor Government’s latest crack down on tobacco advertising is now complete, with tightened up laws passing the Parliament.
The Andrews Labor Government has shortlisted three consortia featuring construction companies vying to build the $1.5 billion Footscray Hospital.
The Andrews Labor Government is backing our hospitals with additional funding following an unprecedented flu season.
In a double win for Victoria, Melbourne has been chosen as the host city for both the World Optometry Congress 2021 and the International Congress on Obesity 2022, thanks to support from the Andrews Labor Government.
The Andrews Labor Government is taking action to lift the standard of meals in Victorian public hospitals and aged care centres, with a food audit now underway.
More of Victoria’s sickest kids will now have access to potentially life-changing medicinal cannabis treatment as part of the Andrews Labor Government’s compassionate access scheme.
The Andrews Labor Government is stepping up its efforts to see more young Victorians vaccinated against the flu.
Victorians can now have their say on the Andrews Labor Government’s next big plan to prevent cancer, boost survival rates and improve treatment for patients.
Victoria will host a remembrance service for bereaved parents, families and friends affected by pregnancy and infant loss.
October is Mental Health Month - an opportunity for Melbourne workplaces and community groups to to raise awareness of the importance of social and emotional wellbeing.
First time parents and their babies will now have access to a crucial Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in the western suburbs when they need it at the Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s Hospital.
Tatura’s first ever ambulance station, proudly funded and built by the Andrews Labor Government, is now open.