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Mental Health development for Logan Hospital Emergency

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 11 January at 3:53pm
An emergency department expansion for mental health patients at Logan Hospital announced by the State Government today will provide a dedicated space for patients and free up capacity.

A new device for Queenslanders in a medical emergency

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 11 January at 2:49pm
A new device will give paramedics greater access to a patient’s vital medical information in an emergency.

Gold Coast to host service dedicated to women affected by pelvic mesh

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 19 December 2018 at 12:44pm
The Palaszczuk Government will open Australia’s first specialised service for women with pelvic mesh complications on the Gold Coast in the first half of 2019.

Queensland emergency departments are performing well ahead of the national average

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 6 December 2018 at 12:04pm
New statistics show Queensland’s emergency departments performed well ahead of the national average on key benchmarks, despite seeing thousands more patients in 2017-18.

Digital hospital improving health of Queenslanders

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 4 December 2018 at 4:48pm
A new report has backed Queensland’s digital hospital program, confirming it is improving health care and patient outcomes.

Queensland on world stage in global efforts on climate change

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 4 December 2018 at 4:21pm
Queensland Environment Minister Leeanne Enoch and Health Minister Steven Miles joined an all-star panel of world leaders, climate and health experts and entertainers for an online event hosted by former US Vice President Al Gore today.

Abortion legal in Queensland

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 3 December 2018 at 3:29pm
Queensland women can now legally access abortion services, with the Palaszczuk Government’s historic Termination of Pregnancy laws coming into effect today.

Game-changing Bundaberg Step Up Step Down unit opens in Bundaberg

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 30 November 2018 at 12:12pm
A game-changing moment in the provision of Wide Bay mental health services occurred today with the opening of the Step Up Step Down (SUSD) facility in Bundaberg.

Queenslanders urged to protect themselves from heat, smoke and dust

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 29 November 2018 at 3:29pm
As the state experiences an unprecedented heatwave, with strong winds, bushfires, smoke and dust storms, Queenslanders are being urged to take steps to keep themselves safe and healthy.

Health services unaffected by CQ fires

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 29 November 2018 at 11:01am
All public health services in Central Queensland remain open as bushfires continue to burn across parts of the region.

Queenslanders urged to prepare for extreme weather events

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 28 November 2018 at 10:18am
Health authorities are warning Queenslanders to be on alert, as extreme weather events sweep the state.

Teens urged to vaccinate against Meningococcal

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 27 November 2018 at 3:49pm
The Queensland Government is encouraging more young Queenslanders to take advantage of the meningococcal ACWY vaccine, as new data reveal only around 64 per cent of Year 10 students received the jab through the School Immunisation Program last school year.

State government gives half-a-million-dollar boost to support kids impacted by cancer

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 24 November 2018 at 2:26pm
The Palaszczuk Government is investing almost half-a-million- dollars in Camp Quality’s Primary School Program to benefit more children affected by cancer than ever before.

Ambitious plan for mental health reform launched

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 22 November 2018 at 1:12pm
Queensland has a new plan for improving the mental health and wellbeing of all Queenslanders.

Telehealth brings drug trials to the regions

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 20 November 2018 at 3:17pm
An Australian-first partnership between North Queensland hospitals is bringing potentially life-saving cancer drug trials to rural patients.

A new era dawns for adolescent mental health in Queensland

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 19 November 2018 at 1:45pm
Construction has commenced on Queensland’s newest adolescent mental health centre at The Prince Charles Hospital campus.

Queenslanders encouraged to stem the rising tide of diabetes

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 15 November 2018 at 3:52pm
Queenslanders are being urged to make healthy choices, with thousands of new cases of diabetes registered in the state in the 12 months to June 2018.

New report reveals the health of Queenslanders

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 14 November 2018 at 1:19pm
Queenslanders are making healthier choices including smoking less, avoiding binge drinking and getting their kids vaccinated according to a new report released by the Chief Health Officer today.

Queensland to streamline medicinal cannabis application process

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 13 November 2018 at 1:53pm
Seriously ill Queenslanders will have faster access to medicinal cannabis under proposed law changes introduced in a new Bill to Parliament today.

Government to push PFAS transparency

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 13 November 2018 at 1:52pm
Under a new set of powers, Queensland’s Chief Health Officer will be able to compel a polluter to notify the public of any health risks associated with their pollution.

Nambour General Hospital redevelopment one step closer with tender awarded

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 12 November 2018 at 3:03pm
The successful contractor has been selected to undertake the $86.239 million redevelopment works at Nambour General Hospital (NGH).

New all-terrain 4WD ambulance allow emergency services to go off road

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 7 November 2018 at 2:11pm
A new turbocharged four-wheel-drive (4WD) ambulance with enhanced terrain capability is being trialled by the Queensland Ambulance Service (QAS) in a bid to provide a safer and more robust response to patients located in difficult areas across Queensland.

Palaszczuk Government supports clinical trials to treat MS and cancer and create biomedical jobs

Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Cameron Dick | 6 November 2018 at 2:19pm
The Palaszczuk Government has opened the door for leading medical research institute QIMR Berghofer to develop better treatments for patients with multiple sclerosis and some cancers, and create more biomedical jobs in Queensland.

Research fellowships to fund Queensland medical breakthroughs

Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for the Commonwealth Games | The Honourable Kate Jones | 5 November 2018 at 9:19am
Queensland researchers on the verge of medical breakthroughs in 3D biomedical technology and the detection of malaria will receive support from the State Government this month.

New ambulance station delivering better care for Torres Strait

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 26 October 2018 at 2:20pm
Hard working ambulance officers serving the Torres Strait welcome a new multi-million-dollar ambulance station.