More Community Pharmacies and Additional GPs to Deliver COVID-19 Vaccines

The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   MEDIA RELEASE   Thousands of community pharmacies and additional GPs across Australia will be invited to join the COVID-19 vaccine rollout.   This additional workforce will be brought on board to support pharmacies and GPs already delivering COVID-19 vaccines in cities, regional, rural…

Arm Yourself Against COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign

THE HON. GREG HUNT MP Federal Member for Flinders Minister for Health and Aged Care   MEDIA RELEASE   Residents across the Mornington Peninsula are being encouraged to “Arm Yourself”, in a major new advertising campaign to promote the COVID-19 vaccinations.   This new campaign features a variety of people with a band aid on…

Transcript – Press Conference – Melbourne

The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   TRANSCRIPT   20 July 2021   PRESS CONFERENCE MELBOURNE E&OE…                       Topics: COVID-19 outbreaks in Victoria, SA and NSW, vaccine rollout,   GREG HUNT: Well, good afternoon everybody. I am pleased to be able to provide an update with regards to the vaccination…

Transcript – Interview – Kieran Gilbert, Sky News

The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   TRANSCRIPT   20 July 2021   INTERVIEW WITH KIERAN GILBERT SKY NEWS   E&OE…                       Topics: COVID vaccine rollout   KIERAN GILBERT: Let’s go live to Melbourne, the Federal Health Minister, Greg Hunt, joins me. I know it’s a very busy day for…

Landmark PBS Listing for Australians with Bowel Cancer

  The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   MEDIA RELEASE   The Morrison Government is providing access to a new treatment through the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) to support around Australians who are diagnosed with colorectal cancer, a type of bowel cancer.   In 2020, bowel cancer was the third…

Transcript – Interview – Scott Emerson

The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   TRANSCRIPT   19 July 2021   INTERVIEW WITH SCOTT EMERSON 4BC DRIVE   E&OE…                       Topics: COVID-19 vaccine rollout.   SCOTT EMERSON: Now, the other interesting news I think has come out, and giving you a lot of hope moving forward, is that…

Transcript – Press Conference – Melbourne

The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   TRANSCRIPT   18 July 2021   PRESS CONFERENCE MELBOURNE   E&OE…                       Topics: COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout; Support for Victoria and New South Wales.   GREG HUNT: Good afternoon, everybody. I’m joined by Professor Ruth Vine, the Deputy Chief Medical Officer of Australia for…

Personal Protective Equipment for Primary Health Networks in Victoria

The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   MEDIA RELEASE   The Australian Government has today announced significant quantities of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) will be made available for GPs, community pharmacies and other healthcare providers across Greater Melbourne, Moorabool Shire, City of Greater Geelong, Surf Coast Shire, Borough of Queenscliff…

More Support for Youth Mental Health in Victoria

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   The Morrison Government is providing $3 million to support young Australians in Victoria, ensuring they can access mental health support if…

Transcript – Interview – Russel Howcroft and Ross Stevenson, 3AW

The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   TRANSCRIPT   16 July 2021   INTERVIEW WITH RUSSEL HOWCROFT AND ROSS STEVENSON 3AW BREAKFAST   E&OE…                       Topics: COVID-19 vaccination roll out.   ROSS STEVENSON: Greg Hunt is the Federal Health Minister. Minister, good morning to you.   GREG HUNT: And good…