Will Hodgman

Premier of Tasmania

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More dental visits for Bass Strait Islanders

Tuesday 25 June 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

King and Flinders Island residents will have boosted public dental services when the Tasmanian Royal Flying Doctor Service triples its denta...

Tenders open for RHH ED expansion

Saturday 22 June 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

Tenders are being called for a consultant to oversee the expansion and refurbishment of the Royal Hobart Hospital’s Emergency Departme...

Working together to find and implement solutions

Wednesday 19 June 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

Today’s Access Solutions Meeting has been a productive workshop to identify real solutions to increased demand in health while we buil...

New funding to make Tasmanians healthier

Tuesday 18 June 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

The Hodgman Liberal Government has launched an exciting new grant program to help more Tasmanians live healthier and longer lives.The Health...

Focusing on solutions, not politics

Monday 17 June 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

Yesterday, the Tasmanian head of the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine called for an end to the blame games in health.Despite this...

State of Public Health in Tasmania

Thursday 13 June 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

The Director of Public Health's State of Public Health 2018 report identifies some promising signs for Tasmania’s health, but notes th...

Labor clearly not paying attention

Tuesday 11 June 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

Labor is either being ignorant or wilfully misleading around what they have been told previously both in Parliament and at Estimates.Just la...

Aeromedical service saving crucial minutes

Tuesday 4 June 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

Tasmania’s first ever integrated medical and search and rescue helicopter service has resulted in far quicker response times, ultimate...

Royal Hobart Hospital approaching completion

Monday 3 June 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

The $689 million Royal Hobart Hospital Redevelopment is now just months away from practical completion.The builder, John Holland Fairbrother...

Adolescent Mental Health Units already being built

Thursday 30 May 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

The Hodgman Liberal Government is proud to be delivering Tasmania’s first ever acute Adolescent Mental Health facilities, in both the ...

New eating disorder support for Tasmanians

Wednesday 29 May 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

Tasmanians living with an eating disorder will have access to additional support from the Butterfly Foundation thanks to new funding deliver...

Preferred site selected for Launceston co-located hospital

Wednesday 29 May 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

Calvary Health Care’s proposed private hospital co-located with the Launceston General Hospital is a step closer, with a site selected...

K-Block for kids

Tuesday 28 May 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

Children and young people will get better care in the purpose-built K-Block wards on level 6, delivered by the $689 million RHH Redevelopmen...

Auditor-General report on Emergency Department services

Tuesday 28 May 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

The Tasmanian Government notes the Auditor-General’s report into Tasmania’s Emergency Departments.The recommendations and findin...

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