Transcript – Interview – Jim Wilson, 2GB Drive

The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   TRANSCRIPT   3 September 2021   INTERVIEW WITH JIM WILSON 2GB DRIVE   E&OE…                       Topics: UK Pfizer dose sharing arrangement; vaccinating children under 12; rapid antigen testing   JIM WILSON: Well, a major announcement this afternoon by the Federal Government. Very exciting…

Transcript – Press Conference – Canberra

The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   TRANSCRIPT   2 September 2021   PRESS CONFERENCE CANBERRA   E&OE…                       Topics: vaccination rollout; national plan for COVID response   GREG HUNT: Good afternoon everybody. I’m joined by the Chief Medical Officer, Professor Paul Kelly, to provide an update.   It’s an…

COVID-19 Emergency Measures Extended for a Further Three Months

The Hon Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   MEDIA RELEASE   The human biosecurity emergency period under the Biosecurity Act 2015 will be extended for a further three months.   The emergency period, which has been in place since 18 March 2020 to protect Australians during the COVID-19 pandemic, will continue…

Increased Workforce Support for Aged Care

  The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   Senator the Hon. Richard Colbeck Minister for Senior Australians and Aged Care Services Minister for Sport The Hon. Alex Hawke MP Minister for Immigration, Citizenship Migrant Services, and Multicultural Affairs   30 August 2021   Increased workforce support for aged care  …

Transcript – Interview – Kieran Gilbert, Sky News

The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   TRANSCRIPT   29 August 2021   INTERVIEW WITH KIERAN GILBERT SKY NEWS   E&OE…                       Topics: Australian COVID-19 vaccine rollout; mental health.   KIERAN GILBERT: Joining me now this Sunday morning is the Health Minister Greg Hunt. Thank you very much for your…

Breakthrough PBS Listings to Benefit Thousands of Australians

The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   MEDIA RELEASE   29 August 2021   Breakthrough PBS listings to benefit thousands of Australians   From 1 September 2021, thousands of Australians living with schizophrenia, liver disease, lymphoma and anaphylaxis will have access to new treatments through new and amended listings on…

No Fault Indemnity Scheme

The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   MEDIA RELEASE   28 August 2021   No Fault COVID-19 Indemnity Scheme    The Morrison Government has finalised the details of the no fault COVID-19 Vaccine Claim Scheme following extensive consultation with the peak medical, healthcare, business and insurance sectors to ensure a…

Transcript – Press Conference – Canberra

The Hon. Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   The Hon. Alan Tudge MP Minister for Education and Youth   TRANSCRIPT   27 August 2021   PRESS CONFERENCE CANBERRA   E&OE…                       Topics: Updated COVID-19 Vaccine Advice.   GREG HUNT: Thanks, everyone, for joining us. I’m obviously joined by the Minister for…

Children Aged 12 to 15 Years Now Eligible for COVID-19 Vaccine

MEDIA RELEASE Prime Minister, Minister for Health and Aged Care, Minister for Education and Youth   Children aged between 12 and 15 years will be able to book a COVID-19 Pfizer vaccine from September 13 following the Morrison Government’s decision to implement expert medical advice. Bookings will be available through GPs, Commonwealth Vaccination Clinics and…