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Medibank's biggest and most common hospital claims

Medibank
24 January 2016 Medibanks biggest and most common hospital claims Medibanks latest Health Cost and Utilisation Report for the 2016 financial year shows substantial increases in admissions and the benefits Medibank paid out on behalf of customers. Of the top...
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TGA registers EPCLUSA® (sofosbuvir/velpatasvir) and PBAC recommends PBS listing for EPCLUSA® for treatment of chronic hepatitis C infection

Gilead Sciences Australia
Embargoed 00h01 Tuesday 24 January 2017 TGA registers EPCLUSA (sofosbuvir/velpatasvir) and PBAC recommends PBS listing for EPCLUSA for treatment of chronic hepatitis C infection New treatment registered for all types of chronic hepatitis C infection Melbourne Australia 24 January 2017:...
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Fitness Tracking Devices Now A Hit With Seniors

Pureprofile
PRESS RELEASE : 23/1/2017 New Research Shows Fitness Tracking Devices Popular With Older Walkers and Sales Set to Soar For All Ages New research in Australia shows that fitness tracking devices are not just for young healthy people undertaking strenuous...
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HEALTH STARS HELP TACKLE OBESITY

Department of Health
The Hon Dr David Gillespie MP Assistant Minister for Health Member for Lyne MEDIA RELEASE Friday 20 January 2017 HEALTH STARS HELP TACKLE OBESITY The Coalition Government today announced a new national public awareness campaign to promote the front of...
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Hepatitis Australia looks forward to ongoing work with new Ministers

Hepatitis Australia
19 Januay 2017 Hepatitis Australia looks forward to ongoing work with new Ministers Hepatitis Australia welcomes the appointment of Hon. Greg Hunt as Minister for Health and Minister for Sport. The Turnbull Government has shown a strong commitment to the...
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A warm country welcome to new Health Minister

National Rural Health Alliance
The National Rural Health Alliance extends a warm welcome to the incoming Health Minister the Hon Greg Hunt MP. The Alliance is excited that the Member for Flinders will bring to the portfolio an understanding of the current issues relating...
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Private health insurance reform a priority for new Minister

Australian Private Hospitals Association
ISSUED: Wednesday 18 January 2017 Private health insurance reform a priority for new Minister A number of key reforms must remain the focus for new Health Minister Greg Hunt including work to improve the affordability and transparency of private health...
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Working in heat is dangerous. It can be fatal.

Unions NSW
Unions NSW is calling on employers to take extra steps to ensure workers are safe with temperatures tipped to reach over 40 degrees in some parts of the state this week. Unions NSW Assistant Secretary Emma Maiden said employers and...
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Alzheimer's Australia welcomes new Health and Aged Care Ministers

Alzheimer's Australia
Wednesday 18 January 2017 MEDIA RELEASE Alzheimers Australia welcomes new Health and Aged Care Ministers Alzheimers Australia welcomes the appointment of The Hon Greg Hunt MP to the role of Health Minister. National President Professor Graeme Samuel AC said Alzheimers...
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Spotlight shines on Victoria's Hab Shifa business

Hab Shifa Australia
Media Alert: Spotlight shines on Victorias Hab Shifa business Hab Shifa Australia - a local family owned business based in Hallam Victoria has been selected by by Annex Media to feature in Season 3 of the Foxtel series Industry Leaders...