More than half of NSW's COVID-19 cases in the latest reporting period were outside Sydney, with Hunter New England leading the charts.
Health authorities will provide a major update on Canberra's COVID-19 outbreak on Tuesday as vaccination numbers continue to climb.
WA hospitals called dozens of maternity bypasses over a three-month period — a figure the Australian Medical Association WA has slammed as ‘not acceptable’.
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The NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal has dismissed a Ballina hospital nurse's application to review mandatory COVID-19 vaccination for health workers.
The Queensland opposition is demanding access to a review of patient harm claims at Caboolture Hospital before parliament sits this week.
Premier Mark McGowan said the security breach at his home will not ‘deter’ him from ‘keeping the community safe’ and vaccinated.
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The Morrison government has added IVF genetic disorder services to Medicare, as well as including a cancer treatment in the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme.
It’s been six years since Kaitlyn Paul lost her baby girl towards the end of a healthy pregnancy, but the words ‘there’s no fetal heart’ still haunt her.
Anti-vaccination protesters hoping to stage a rally at the home of WA Premier Mark McGowan over his COVID-19 vaccine mandates produced a lacklustre turnout on Saturday.
An Australian oncologist is embarking on a phase II study aiming to boost a vital body of research into ovarian cancer.
The federal government has announced $40 million in rebates funding for up to 400,000 Australians with high blood pressure.
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Technology allowing doctors to remotely control brain function in Parkinson's disease patients is a "huge leap forward" in care, says a world expert.
A Perth psychiatrist who works at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital has been suspended by the medical regulating body.
NSW Health says the "likely transmission" of coronavirus in high-risk indoor venues is a reminder to maintain COVID-safe behaviour at all times.
Former Tiger Ty Zantuck has alleged he suffered up to 30 concussions during his five-year Richmond career as he seeks damages from the Tigers in court.
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An inquiry into claims of patient harm at a Queensland hospital will now involve an external midwifery expert after concerns were raised about its independence.
Hundreds of people are rallying outside Parliament against the WA Government’s ‘no jab, no job’ vaccine mandate.
South Australia is banking on a walk-in weekend for COVID-19 vaccinations to boost the vaccination rate.
NSW has recorded 345 new COVID-19 cases, with more than 92 per cent of people aged over 16 having received at least one COVID-19 vaccination jab.
Victoria's health department has faced court after it was charged with 58 workplace health and safety breaches over its hotel quarantine program.
People with disabilities are being urged to share their stories of mistreatment after being offered confidentiality beyond the life of the royal commission.
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