An ambulance union has revealed how the Omicron wave has impacted paramedics, with university students being hired to cope with the pressure.
A new cohort is expected to become eligible for the Covid-19 booster as early as next week, with the government making a big promise to get the jabs out there.
As the uptake of the Covid booster shot stagnates, one group says this major change is unavoidable.
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Pharmacists have lashed out at the government’s “reckless and negligent” failure to provide enough supplies of these two things.
Queensland’s most powerful health care union says the state’s hospital bed rates are worse than China’s in a damning parliamentary submission.
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Australia has crossed a major Covid milestone exactly two years since the first infection was confirmed in the country.
A steady stream of rapid antigen tests isn’t expected for weeks, and that could have a major impact on this group of people.
Thousands of protesters against vaccines and lockdowns swarmed on city centres during ‘freedom’ rallies, with some carrying vile signs.
Western Australia has recorded seven new local Covid cases, with the source of two of them under investigation.
NSW hospital wards are filled with thousands of Covid-positive patients but the state’s top doctor has revealed a major uncertainty around the statistics.
Defence Minister Peter Dutton has thrown two swift jabs at mining magnate Clive Palmer during a cheeky radio interview.
Thousands of workers will be able to get their Covid booster shot on site from this week in a bid to help stem the spread of Omicron.
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Australia’s vaccine rollout has been given a huge boost following news a fourth jab has been approved for use.
Jacqui Lambie has issued a desperate plea for troops to be used in a new way with Omicron pushing hospitals to breaking point.
The first oral medications for COVID-19 will arrive in Australia in coming weeks after a major breakthrough overnight.
Australians may soon have more vaccine choice, with the TGA expected to approve a new variety shortly.
Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has revealed his stance on the pausing of IVF procedures after receiving widespread backlash.
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Victoria has sounded the alarm ahead of anticipated surge of Covid-19 related hospitalisations, with other states likely to follow.
Australians infected with Covid-19 could soon spend just five days in isolation, but there is one big risk tied to the major change.
The chief medical officer has warned Australia will face a ‘challenge’ when the flu combines with Covid in coming months.
Centrelink recipients could soon be called upon to help solve one big problem following a crisis meeting with senior industry figures.
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