Transcript- Channel 7 The Latest with Michael Usher & Melissa Doyle

E&OE…                       Topics: COVID-19 modelling; Easter holidays; community transmission   MICHAEL USHER: For more on the modelling and our social restrictions we’re joined by the Federal Health Minister, Greg Hunt, in Canberra.   GREG HUNT:          Good evening.   MICHAEL USHER: Greg, thanks so much for joining The Latest again. Now, first up, a few short…

Transcript – The Project interview with Waleed Aly and Carrie Bickmore

E&OE…                       Topics: Easter weekend; COVID-19 modelling; Exit strategy.   CARRIE BICKMORE: We’re joined now by Health Minister, Greg Hunt. Minister, there does seem to be a lot of nervousness about Easter this weekend. What should it look like for families around Australia this weekend?   GREG HUNT: We want families to be able to…

Transcript – 3AW interview with Tom Elliott

E&OE…                       Topics: COVID-19 impacts on economy; Schools opening in Australia; Easter holidays;   TOM ELLIOT: Our next guest is the Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt. Minister Hunt, good afternoon.   GREG HUNT: Hi Tom. Good afternoon.   TOM ELLIOT: Now, I know you don’t know when a vaccine will be created. But given that…

Transcript – Sky News interview with Peta Credlin

E&OE… Topics: COVID-19 modelling; Ventilator beds; CSIRO funding; Younger people in ICU. PETA CREDLIN: Joining me now, Federal Minister for Health Greg Hunt. Minister, thank you very much for your time, I know you’re the busiest man in Australia and I feel terrible to trespass on you tonight, but I think hearing it straight from…

Transcript – Channel 9 60 Minutes Interview with Tara Brown

E&OE… Topics: Coronavirus update; flattening the curve; Personal Protective Equipment; Ruby Princess cruise ship TARA BROWN: I’m joined now by the Federal Minister for Health, Greg Hunt, from his office in Somerville on Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula. Thank you so much for your time, Minister Hunt. GREG HUNT: It’s a real pleasure. TARA BROWN: More positive…

Transcript – Sky News Saturday Edition Interview with Tim Gilbert

E&OE… Topics: Coronavirus update; flattening the curve; social distancing; medical research TIM GILBERT: Now we are joined by the Federal Minister for Health, Greg Hunt. Minister, what’s the latest update on coronavirus cases here in Australia? GREG HUNT: So the latest advice from the National Incident Centre in the briefing just before coming on air,…

$1.5 million to support clinical management of COVID-19

The Australian Government is investing $1.5 million to support guidance for clinicians to ensure they are given the best possible advice on managing COVID-19 patients. The National COVID-19 Clinical Evidence Taskforce will receive $1.5 million from the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) to deliver ‘living guidelines’ on the clinical management of patients with suspected or…

Transcript – KIIS 101.1 Interview with Jase & PJ

E&OE…                       Topics: Coronavirus update; PPE; social distancing.   JASE: Morning everyone. Twenty-nine to eight. Jase and PJ, Greg Hunt, our Health Minister joining us on the air. G’day Greg. Thanks for your time mate.   GREG HUNT: And good morning to you guys.   PJ: Been a little busy lately, Greg?   GREG HUNT:…

Immediate response plan to focus on people with disability during Coronavirus

The Government is committed to ensuring the well-being of Australians with disability are considered as the coronavirus pandemic unfolds. As such, an advisory group has been established by the Morrison Government to guide development and implementation of a response plan focusing on the unique health needs of people with disability during the coronavirus pandemic. The…

Transcript – Press Conference – Frankston

E&OE…                       Topics: Coronavirus update; Commonwealth funding to provide 20,000 nurses with intensive care training; ICU capacity; quarantine measures   GREG HUNT: Well thank you everybody and welcome to the Frankston Hospital. I’m joined today by Felicity Topp, who is the CEO, who was herself a critical care nurse. Lori-Anne Sharp who is the Assistant…