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Morrison budget must reverse hospitals cuts in Central Queensland

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | at 9:48am
The Commonwealth Government has one last chance at the upcoming Federal Budget to properly fund Central Queensland’s Hospitals, ahead of the next Federal election.

More services for local mums and bubs

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | Thursday at 10:09am
Fewer expectant mums and premature bubs in the Sunshine Coast and Gympie regions will have to travel to Brisbane for care.

Funding boost to improve hospital facilities for cystic fibrosis patients

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | Thursday at 9:45am
Cystic fibrosis patients at The Prince Charles Hospital (TPCH) will now have access to their own individual bathroom.

Research to be funded under new $6 million program

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 4 March at 11:29am
Clinicians can apply for new funding grants for vital medical research in Queensland from today.

Health and wellbeing on Queensland Parliament’s agenda

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 28 February at 12:30pm
Health and Ambulance Services Minister Steven Miles today introduced a bill into Parliament to establish a new health promotion agency – Health and Wellbeing Queensland (HWQ).

Flood devastated farmers receive mental health support

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 14 February at 2:33pm
Queensland Health has teamed up with the Royal Flying doctors Service to urgently fly-in mental health staff to flood affected areas in the North and Western Queensland.

Palaszczuk Government announces major expansion of Queensland Children’s Hospital

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 12 February at 8:42am
The Queensland Children’s Hospital is set for a huge expansion with the Palaszczuk Government today announcing $20 million to increase beds at the hospital.

Landmark deal makes Queensland a global leader in health education

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 3 February at 8:00am
The future leaders of China’s rapidly-growing $1 trillion healthcare system will receive advanced training by Queensland experts under a landmark deal announced by the Palaszczuk Government today.

The Morrison Government needs to urgently reverse Redland Hospital cuts

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 31 January at 10:15am
Queensland Health Minister Steven Miles has called on Prime Minister Scott Morrison to bring an end to years of cuts to the Redland Hospital.

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.