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The health care industry doesn't love Obamacare enough to save it - Vox

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 12:50

Vox

The health care industry doesn't love Obamacare enough to save it
Vox
The health care industry killed Hillarycare in the 1990s and cut deals to shape Obamacare more to its liking in 2009. But now, as Republicans push a sweeping and widely reviled health bill through Congress, the industry has often appeared declawed in ...
What happens to US health insurance if the hasty Republican overhaul fails?Quartz
Marco Rubio is wary of the Republicans' secret health care billSalon
McConnell wants to force health-care vote by July 4 | Ryan to give major tax-reform speechMarketWatch
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Plastic surgeons will face crackdown in Victoria in overhaul of health ... - Herald Sun

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 10:01

Herald Sun

Plastic surgeons will face crackdown in Victoria in overhaul of health ...
Herald Sun
COSMETIC surgeons will face tougher regulations as part of a statewide health overhaul to make patients safer in Victoria.

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Fake threat maker and SA Health director Tabitha Lean was wrongly ... - The Advertiser

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 08:40

The Advertiser

Fake threat maker and SA Health director Tabitha Lean was wrongly ...
The Advertiser
A DISGRACED senior public servant was wrongly allowed to serve a prison term on home detention after sending threats to her own children for financial gain, ...

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Experts urge government to expand health star ratings to fast food restaurants - The Sydney Morning Herald

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 04:54

The Sydney Morning Herald

Experts urge government to expand health star ratings to fast food restaurants
The Sydney Morning Herald
It's a given that muffins and iced chocolates aren't healthy, and as such, should be consumed as an occasional treat. But if a 0.5 health star rating was slapped on it, would you think twice? Researchers from the George Institute of Global Health and ...

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Experts urge government to expand health star ratings to fast food restaurants - The Sydney Morning Herald

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 04:54

The Sydney Morning Herald

Experts urge government to expand health star ratings to fast food restaurants
The Sydney Morning Herald
It's a given that muffins and iced chocolates aren't healthy, and as such, should be consumed as an occasional treat. But if a 0.5 health star rating was slapped on it, would you think twice? Researchers from the George Institute of Global Health and ...

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"The end of Transforming Health": Govt coy on new Women's and Children's - InDaily

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 04:07

InDaily

"The end of Transforming Health": Govt coy on new Women's and Children's
InDaily
The Government is in the process of rolling back major tenets of its Transforming Health reforms with a series of announcements ahead of Thursday's state budget, progressively detailing what it says will amount to “a $1.1 billion investment in public ...
SA State Budget 2017: Labor robocalling voters to spruik health reforms ahead of announcementThe Advertiser

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George Zaphir: QCAT confirms Health Ombudsman's order to ... - Courier Mail

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 03:17

Courier Mail

George Zaphir: QCAT confirms Health Ombudsman's order to ...
Courier Mail
A FORMER chiropractor led a man to believe his cancer could be cured if he followed his protocols, including having weekly injections of high doses of vitamin ...

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QEH Adelaide hospitals upgraded in $1bn Budget plan ... - The Advertiser

Sun, 06/18/2017 - 02:57

The Advertiser

QEH Adelaide hospitals upgraded in $1bn Budget plan ...
The Advertiser
HOSPITALS will receive a 1.1 billion boost in this weeks State Budget — including a 250 million renovation of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital.

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Health, education winners in NSW budget - SBS

Sun, 06/18/2017 - 02:29

SBS

Health, education winners in NSW budget
SBS
The NSW health and education sectors will be the biggest winners in this year's state budget, Premier Gladys Berejiklian has indicated. Speaking at Concord Hospital on Sunday, two days away from her first budget as premier, Ms Berejiklian said her ...

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Health, education winners in NSW budget - SBS

Sun, 06/18/2017 - 02:29

SBS

Health, education winners in NSW budget
SBS
The NSW health and education sectors will be the biggest winners in this year's state budget, Premier Gladys Berejiklian has indicated. Speaking at Concord Hospital on Sunday, two days away from her first budget as premier, Ms Berejiklian said her ...

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Qld health plans patient safety changes - NEWS.com.au

Sun, 06/18/2017 - 02:14

Qld health plans patient safety changes
NEWS.com.au
Health Minister Cameron Dick has asked his department to prepare a discussion paper about how to improve safety reporting. In particular, Mr Dick wants private hospitals to be subject to the same safety reporting requirements as public hospitals. "I ...

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The Australians most at risk of a private health insurance sting - NEWS.com.au

Sun, 06/18/2017 - 00:00

NEWS.com.au

The Australians most at risk of a private health insurance sting
NEWS.com.au
June is one of the busiest months of the year for private health, and financial experts say strict. government rules mean that decisions may need to be made before June 30. The Medicare Levy Surcharge is an extra tax of up to 1.5 per cent on the entire ...

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The Australians most at risk of a private health insurance sting - NEWS.com.au

Sun, 06/18/2017 - 00:00

NEWS.com.au

The Australians most at risk of a private health insurance sting
NEWS.com.au
June is one of the busiest months of the year for private health, and financial experts say strict. government rules mean that decisions may need to be made before June 30. The Medicare Levy Surcharge is an extra tax of up to 1.5 per cent on the entire ...

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Breaking the taboo around adolescent sexual health - Northern Star

Sat, 06/17/2017 - 20:05

Northern Star

Breaking the taboo around adolescent sexual health
Northern Star
Programmed by young people, youth workers and health experts, the PASH 2017 two-day conference at Lismore Southern Cross University's Whitebrook Theatre, was delivered to High School students- years 9, 11, and 12- and young people from across the ...

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Capitol Health, Vocus, the best of the tips - The Sydney Morning Herald

Sat, 06/17/2017 - 14:16

The Sydney Morning Herald

Capitol Health, Vocus, the best of the tips
The Sydney Morning Herald
Angie Ellis of 80 20 Investments has taken the lead in week one of the new four-week Shares Race.

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New rural health service launches in Queensland - Brisbane Times - Brisbane Times

Sat, 06/17/2017 - 12:40

Brisbane Times

New rural health service launches in Queensland - Brisbane Times
Brisbane Times
Heather and Robert Mills, of Dalmuir in Hughenden, Queensland, run a property and a trucking business, and have to take frequent trips to Brisbane to access ...

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New rural health service launches in Queensland - Brisbane Times

Sat, 06/17/2017 - 12:40

Brisbane Times

New rural health service launches in Queensland
Brisbane Times
Speaking at the Rural Doctors Association of Queensland 2017 Conference last week, St Andrews War Memorial Hospital business development manager Candice Crawford officially launched the Rural Health Connect service, Queensland Country Life ...

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The Most Important Things We Learnt At The Johannesburg Mental ... - Huffington Post Australia

Sat, 06/17/2017 - 06:46

Huffington Post Australia

The Most Important Things We Learnt At The Johannesburg Mental ...
Huffington Post Australia
International and local healthcare experts, from Discovery Health CEO Jonathan Broomberg to the president of the World Federation of Mental Health, Prof ...

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Health Minister Jack Snelling announces $9.2 million for Modbury Hospital beds - The Advertiser

Sat, 06/17/2017 - 03:01

The Advertiser

Health Minister Jack Snelling announces $9.2 million for Modbury Hospital beds
The Advertiser
Health Minister Jack Snelling said the new facility, announced ahead of Thursday's State Budget, would potentially reduce the amount of patient transfers to the nearby Lyell McEwin and Royal Adelaide Hospitals. “But most importantly it's going to ...

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