Will Hodgman

Premier of Tasmania

14 results found:

Mersey deal signed, sealed and delivered

Thursday 22 June 2017

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

The future of the Mersey Community Hospital has been secured with the 10-year, $730.4 million deal signed, sealed and delivered.The Mersey h...

Where have the medi-hotels gone?

Friday 16 June 2017

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

Just two weeks after Labor rolled out its so-called alternative Budget that included as its centrepiece a medi-hotel scheme, the policy appe...

An additional 3100 Tasmanians to receive elective surgery or endoscopy sooner

Thursday 15 June 2017

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

The Hodgman Liberal Government has delivered the biggest ever boost to health funding which is opening 106 more beds and employing more hosp...

Milestone for RHH rebuild

Wednesday 14 June 2017

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

The Royal Hobart Hospital (RHH) Redevelopment has reached a major milestone with foundation works underway on the new inpatient precinct whi...

Taking action to address locum costs

Tuesday 6 June 2017

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

The Hodgman Liberal Government is taking action to address the long term issue of locum costs while ensuring the best health services for Ta...

Reducing elective surgery waiting lists

Tuesday 6 June 2017

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

The Hodgman Liberal Government is addressing Tasmania’s long elective surgery waiting list as a priority – and this is showing s...

New Beds Implementation Team

Tuesday 6 June 2017

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

With a record boost to health funding to meet significant extra patient demand we need to work together to quickly and safely open additiona...

Ambulance Tasmania review

Tuesday 6 June 2017

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

As part of the Hodgman Liberal Government’s commitment to ensure Tasmanians receive the best paramedic emergency care, we sought a rev...

More graduate jobs in health

Friday 2 June 2017

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

The Hodgman Liberal Government is delivering a record $7 billion health investment, 106 beds and 350 staff around Tasmania.To meet our futur...

Labor leader Bec White’s inexperience was on show again in Question Time

Wednesday 31 May 2017

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

Yesterday, Bec White was claiming that I was interfering in hospital management, in particular when a Code Yellow (internal disaster, e.g. p...

Labor support for Hodgman Government record health investment welcomed

Tuesday 30 May 2017

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

Labor's acknowledgment of the Hodgman Liberal Government's record health funding in their economic direction statement is a welcome acknowle...

New laws to reduce rates of smoking

Tuesday 30 May 2017

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

In the Hodgman Liberal Government’s continuing pursuit to make Tasmania the healthiest state by 2025, today we tabled our Public Healt...

Labor backflip on NW birthing services welcomed

Tuesday 30 May 2017

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

Labor’s backflip on moving birthing services to Burnie is welcome, and long overdue.By proposing that only post-natal services should ...

Legislation to Protect Mersey Funding

Tuesday 30 May 2017

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

The Hodgman Liberal Government is committed to the Mersey Community Hospital as an integral part of our One Health System now and into the f...

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