Health

As Minister for Health, Greg was committed to ensuring all Australians are able to see a doctor when they need to and can receive medicine when they are unwell.

Health is about working with our excellent nurses, doctors, researchers, and all our healthcare professionals.

Mental health is an issue that is particularly important to Greg. He wants to be a strong advocate for greater understanding and community awareness, and to ensure we have the necessary resources to help deal with this very important issue.

Health is essential to ensuring all Australians can lead fulfilling lives.

More than $5 million for suicide prevention in Western Australia

The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   The Hon. David Coleman MP Assistant Minister to the Prime Minister for Mental Health and Suicide Prevention   19 May 2022   More than $5 million for suicide prevention in Western Australia   A re-elected Morrison Government will invest a further $5.4 million…

Further support for families bereaved by suicide in the ACT

The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   The Hon. David Coleman MP Assistant Minister to the Prime Minister for Mental Health and Suicide Prevention   Senator the Hon. Zed Seselja Senator for the ACT   JOINT MEDIA RELEASE   19 May 2022     Further support for families bereaved by…

Delivering more health professionals in headspace

The Hon. Josh Frydenberg MP Treasurer of Australia   The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   The Hon. David Coleman MP Assistant Minister to the Prime Minister for Mental Health and Suicide Prevention   MEDIA RELEASE   18 May 2022   Delivering more health professionals in headspace   The Morrison…

$75 million for medical research to improve health outcomes

  The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   MEDIA RELEASE   18 May 2022   $75 million for medical research to improve health outcomes   The Morrison Government is investing more than $75.3 million to support 33 clinical trials and cohort studies, which will improve treatments, practices and outcomes for…

$10.7 million to advance Australian neurological research

  The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   MEDIA RELEASE   17 May 2022   $10.7 million to advance Australian neurological research   Eight projects across six universities will share in $10.7 million in funding to advance new fields of neurological research, thanks to the Morrison Government.   Funded through…

Adult mental health services for Yanchep

The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   The Hon. David Coleman MP Assistant Minister to the Prime Minister for Mental Health and Suicide Prevention   Senator the Hon. Michaelia Cash Attorney-General Minister for Industrial Relations Senator for Western Australia     JOINT MEDIA RELEASE   17 May 2022   Adult…

Boost to mental health services in Bowman

The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   The Hon. David Coleman MP Assistant Minister to the Prime Minister for Mental Health and Suicide Prevention     JOINT MEDIA RELEASE   17 May 2022   Boost to mental health services in Bowman   Australians across Bowman will have easier access to…

Boost to mental health services in Whitlam

  The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   The Hon. David Coleman MP Assistant Minister to the Prime Minister for Mental Health and Suicide Prevention   Senator Jim Molan AO DSC Senator for New South Wales   JOINT MEDIA RELEASE   16 May 2022   Boost to mental health services…

$4.25 Million To Help Sick Kids Living With Heart And Lung Failure

The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   MEDIA RELEASE   16 May 2022   $4.25 Million To Help Sick Kids Living With Heart And Lung Failure   A re-elected Morrison Government will provide $4.25 million to the Heart Centre for Children, Sydney Children’s Hospital Network for three important projects to…

$25.8 million to advance new health technologies

The Morrison Government continues to help Australian researchers take medical advances to the next level, investing over $25.8 million to support innovative projects aiming to improve diagnostic and treatment services.   Our Government is providing more than $12.1 million from the Biomedical Translation Fund (BTF) for 2 projects to improve treatment for diabetic complications, and…