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Department of Health media releases

Date Description
23 November 2014 Australia's first surgery guarantee
19 November 2014 Smoking trends down butt not out
19 November 2014 Put the bite on junk food
19 November 2014 Obesity fuels growing health problems
19 November 2014 Get moving to a healthier, happier life
12 November 2014

Emergency research foundation saves Queensland lives

5 November 2014 Barrett report finalised
31 October 2014 Board concerns addressed at RBWH meeting
10 October 2014 Ebola test result negative
9 October 2014 Cairns nurse isolated, being assessed
11 September 2014   Tests negative for Ebola virus disease
11 September 2014   Chief Health Officer calls for calm over suspected Ebola case
11 September 2014   Gold Coast patient isolated, assessed
25 August 2014  

New health executive appointments

17 July 2014   Queensland to adopt new blood lead notification level
16 July 2014   Qld Dept of Health reviewing new national lead level study
12 April 2014   Keeping safe after a cyclone
12 April 2014   Cape York health facilities survive cyclone with little damage
21 March 2014   Update on medical contracts
20 March 2014   Transcript - AMA interview on 4BC
20 March 2014   Director-General presses on with personal approach
19 March 2014   Director-General to front doctors' meeting
10 March 2014   Gatton piggery investigation
6 March 2014   Queensland Health responds to QUT water quality research
6 February 2014   Lead a healther lifestyle to reduce cancer risk
5 February 2014   Measles outbreak sparks health warning for travellers to the Philippines
24 January 2014   Mental health workshops help with drought recovery
7 January  2014   Bat deaths prompt health warning
Last updated: 10 October 2014