Transcript – Doorstop – Canberra

E&OE…                       Topics: COVID-19 update; Masks announcement; Telehealth; Aged Care workers online training; support for healthcare workers; Softening restrictions; Modelling; off-label hydroxychloroquine; School closures; Herd Immunity.   GREG HUNT: Today is about focussing on the health care of Australians beyond just the coronavirus, and supporting our healthcare workers.   In particular, supporting our healthcare workers…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Transcript – 7news The Latest interview with Michael Usher

E&OE…                       Topics: COVID-19 update; Infection rates; Regional Australia; PEP stocks in Australia; Flu vaccines; Bringing health workers out of retirement; Social distancing restrictions.   MICHAEL USHER: Queensland’s growth is also pretty steady. Another 38 cases reported. The total – 781.   WA has had a bit of a rise, three times as many new…

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