Doorstop – Melbourne

E&OE…                       Topics: COVID-19 impacts on Australia; Expanding telehealth; Vaccines update; New masks; Test kits; Sports clubs cancelling games; Lockdowns; Aged care; Childcare and schools.   GREG HUNT: I recognise the importance and the gravity of the challenge, not just Australia but the world faces with regards to coronavirus.   We know that over 150…

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Doorstop – Melbourne

E&OE…   Topics: Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research; COVID-19 response; European travel ban consideration; Mass gatherings; Major events/Grand Prix; Federal Government economic package; US travel ban   DOUG HILTON: It’s great to see so many people interested in our new drug discovery centre. It’s fantastic. It’s good to welcome you to the…

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Transcript – ABC AM interview with Sabra Lane

E&OE…                       Topics: Coronavirus; Pop-Up Clinics; Coronavirus hotline; Additional staff; Communications campaign; Travel ban to Italy   SABRA LANE: The Federal Health Minister is Greg Hunt, he joined me earlier to discuss the government’s health response.   Greg Hunt, good morning and welcome to AM.   GREG HUNT: Good morning.   SABRA LANE: How will…

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Today Show interview with Allison Langdon and Karl Stefanovic

E&OE…                       Topics: Coronavirus health support package;   KARL STEFANOVIC: The Federal Government is today announcing a multibillion dollar emergency health plan to tackle the rapidly increasing outbreak.   ALLISON LANGDON: It includes more than 100 pop-up testing clinics and bulk billing health care over the phone.   Health Minister Greg Hunt joins us now.…

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Transcript – Doorstop – Sydney

E&OE…                       Topics: COVID-19 update; Italian travel advice; National hotline; Telehealth; 14-day isolation period; Medical advice on reinfection; Complete 14-day shutdown; Respiratory clinics; Cruise industry; Launching a Government app.   GREG HUNT: I’m joined by the Chief Medical Officer, Professor Brendan Murphy.   In relation to the global and national developments, sadly we now have…

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Transcript – Doorstop – Frankston Hospital – Melbourne

E&OE…                       Topics: Morrison Government secures additional 54 million face masks; Coronavirus response, Minister Mikakos’ criticism of Dr Chris Higgins; ADF positives; Staffers or politicians on the same flight as ADF personnel; Telehealth subsidy; Newstart; GP guidelines.   GREG HUNT: I’d like to thank everybody for joining us today at Frankston Hospital.   We’re at…

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