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Telehealth brings drug trials to the regions

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

World first study saving Queensland stroke victims

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 23 October at 2:59pm
Queensland stroke patients will have their brains scanned in ambulances, rather than waiting to get to a hospital, in a world-first trial to save lives.

Be less cross and more fit

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 19 October at 11:25am
Queensland Health has launched a new campaign to help Queenslanders find what kind of exercise will best help them lose weight and stay healthy.

Palaszczuk Government delivers historic abortion laws

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 17 October at 7:53pm
Abortion will be legal in Queensland for the first time in 119 years after the Parliament passed the Palaszczuk Government’s historic laws tonight.

Firm named to deliver new adolescent centre

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 17 October at 2:30pm
17 October, 2018

New campaign to curb Ice

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 7 October at 10:32am
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced a two-pronged assault in the war on Ice.

Leaders sought to help shape local health services

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 25 September at 12:00pm
Queensland community leaders are urged to apply for upcoming Hospital and Health Board positions to help deliver high-quality public health services in their local regions.

Site announced for new Toowoomba Hospital

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 25 September at 11:55am
The Palaszczuk Government has today announced Baillie Henderson in Toowoomba North as the preferred site for a new Toowoomba Hospital, investing $9 million for the detailed design phase.

New funds for HIV prevention

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 22 September at 9:32am
The Palaszczuk Government is boosting funding to the Queensland AIDS Council to help more vulnerable Queenslanders take up successful HIV prevention treatment PrEP.

Doctors welcome hospital name announcement

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 21 September at 10:49am
Queensland’s specialist paediatric hospital will change its name to “Queensland Children’s Hospital”.

Palaszczuk Government bolsters frontline emergency services across Qld

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 19 September at 2:05pm
One hundred new Queensland Ambulance Service (QAS) staff and more than 60 new Fire and Rescue appliances will soon boost frontline services across Queensland keeping our communities even safer.

Transplant Games launch

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 6 September at 12:56pm
The 16th Australian Transplant Games were launched today, with less than a month to go until the action on the Gold Coast.

HIV treatment stops AIDS in its tracks

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 4 September at 10:40am
AIDS will no longer be a notifiable health condition with cases in Queensland dropping substantially thanks to the sustained efforts of Queensland Health and community support from Queensland Positive People (QPP) and the Queensland AIDS Council (QuAC).

More alcohol and drug support for Queenslanders

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 23 August at 10:34am
Queenslanders struggling with alcohol and drugs will be able to access all their treatment options in one place thanks to a new website launched by the Palaszczuk Government.

Bill introduced to ensure right to safe terminations

Attorney-General and Minister for Justice | The Honourable Yvette D'Ath | 22 August at 12:06pm
Attorney-General and Minister for Justice Yvette D’Ath has today introduced a Bill to Parliament which will ensure Queensland women have reasonable and safe access to termination of pregnancies.