Media Statements

For Portfolio: Health

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

19/06/2018

Cook; McGurk

Health; Women's Interests

Funding boost to sexual assault services

15/06/2018

Cook

Health

Have your say on the future of men’s health in WA

12/06/2018

Cook

Health

New vaccine research hub to open in Perth

11/06/2018

Cook

Health

Partnership grants triumph for WA health researchers

11/06/2018

Cook

Health

Perth Children’s Hospital ushers in new era in child health care

10/06/2018

McGowan; Cook

Premier; Health

Perth Children’s Hospital welcomes PMH patients

9/06/2018

Cook

Health

Final countdown for patient move as PMH prepares to close

8/06/2018

Cook

Health

Researcher in bid to lift immunisation uptake in pregnancy

8/06/2018

McGowan; Kelly; Cook

Premier; Science; Health

Premier’s Fellows in phenomics to advance precision medicine

30/05/2018

Cook

Health

Mid-West cancer hostel officially opened

30/05/2018

Cook

Health; Mental Health

New CT scanner for Geraldton as planning begins for major hospital expansion

29/05/2018

Cook

Health

First look inside the new Karratha Health Campus

25/05/2018

Cook

Health

WA pivotal in putting nation on front foot for newborn screening

24/05/2018

Cook

Health

Perth Children’s Hospital offers a home away from home

23/05/2018

Cook

Health

Major research projects funded to improve refugee mental health and reduce teenage alcohol abuse

22/05/2018

McGowan; Cook

Premier; Health; Mental Health

Urgent Care Clinic opens at Royal Perth Hospital

17/05/2018

Cook

Health

McGowan Government expands ear health services in the Kimberley

17/05/2018

Cook

Health

Happy 90th birthday to our Royal Flying Doctor Service

15/05/2018

Cook

Health

WA Chief Health Officer to stand down

14/05/2018

Cook

Health

Historic day as Perth Children’s Hospital welcomes first patients

13/05/2018

McGowan; Cook; McGurk

Premier; Health; Women's Interests

Family birthing centre for Fiona Stanley Hospital

13/05/2018

Cook

Health

Wheatbelt palliative care nurse wins 2018 Nurse of the Year

12/05/2018

McGowan; Cook

Premier; Health

Perth Children’s Hospital declared officially open for WA kids

11/05/2018

Cook

Health; Mental Health

Federal Labor’s commitment to Western Australia welcomed by Health Minister

11/05/2018

McGowan; Cook

Premier; Health

Osborne Park Hospital’s $24.9 million expansion

10/05/2018

Cook; Murray

Health; Seniors and Ageing

Collie aged care facility given new lease of life

10/05/2018

Cook

Health; Mental Health

State Budget delivers expanded services at Geraldton Hospital

10/05/2018

Cook

Health

Peel Health Campus to benefit from funding boost

10/05/2018

Cook

Health; Mental Health

McGowan Labor Government’s health Budget puts patients first

5/05/2018

Cook

Health

Statement from Health Minister Roger Cook

5/05/2018

Cook

Health; Mental Health

Mental health review launched

2/05/2018

Cook

Health

Meet and greet service expanded for regional Aboriginal patients

29/04/2018

McGowan; Cook

Premier; Health

Perth Children’s Hospital ED opening big news for kids

28/04/2018

Cook

Health

Investment in Aboriginal health continues

26/04/2018

Cook

Health

McGowan Government secures hospital funding from Canberra

26/04/2018

Cook

Health

Emergency department and outpatient facilities opened

18/04/2018

Cook

Health

Twenty-year celebration for Breastfeeding Centre

18/04/2018

Cook

Health

Bentley Maternity Unit receives certainty to continue the vital service

17/04/2018

Cook

Health

Sensible planning approach encouraged for health care decisions

16/04/2018

Cook; Tinley

Health; Youth

WA’s first Youth Health Policy to improve health services

16/04/2018

Cook

Health

Fair share for WA healthcare now more critical than ever

15/04/2018

Cook

Health

$2.2 million to bolster safety of frontline health staff

11/04/2018

Cook

Health

Paramedics are big winners in national accreditation

8/04/2018

McGowan; Cook

Premier; Health

First look at Perth Children’s Hospital as opening dates revealed

27/03/2018

Cook

Health

Perth Children’s Hospital water gets the all clear

19/03/2018

Cook

Health

Albany community welcomes launch of new after-hours health service

16/03/2018

Cook

Health

Perth newborns set to make mark on science

16/03/2018

Cook

Health

Redevelopments finished in Dalwallinu and Wongan Hills

15/03/2018

Cook

Health

Improved access to vital health information a step closer

12/03/2018

Cook

Health

Nursing and midwifery’s most dedicated to compete for top honours

10/03/2018

McGowan; Cook; Saffioti

Premier; Health; Planning; Lands

McGowan Government aged care election commitment on track

8/03/2018

Cook

Health

Significant improvement in breast cancer survival rates

7/03/2018

Cook

Health

Wheatbelt Health Service redevelopments complete

27/02/2018

Cook

Health

Interim report shows positive moves towards a sustainable health system

27/02/2018

Cook

Health; Mental Health

Preventive Health Summit to address obesity and alcohol issues

23/02/2018

Cook

Health

Health researcher in bid to break sound barrier

22/02/2018

Cook

Health

Final independent Ross Inquiry report complete

22/02/2018

Cook

Health

Car park compensation cost the State more than $20 million

22/02/2018

Cook

Health

Wheatbelt patients benefit from infrastructure investment

20/02/2018

Cook

Health; Mental Health

New $7.1 million Mental Health Observation Area opens at Joondalup Health Campus

19/02/2018

Cook

Health

Healthway grants provide mental health support to WA’s LGBTQI community

16/02/2018

Cook

Health

Fair funding needed to keep the 'doctor' flying

6/02/2018

Cook

Health

Space age innovation set for neonatal lift-off

2/02/2018

Cook

Health

Federal Government's MenACWY vaccine program plays catch-up

1/02/2018

Cook

Health

Junior doctors welcomed into WA health system

23/01/2018

Cook

Health

WA again leads the way with meningococcal disease vaccinations

19/01/2018

Cook

Health

Funding to expand education program for Aboriginal young people

16/01/2018

Cook

Health; Mental Health

Community invited to comment on the impacts of methamphetamine use in WA

13/01/2018

Cook

Health

State Government funding to help Western Australians stay sun safe

13/01/2018

Cook

Health

Independent review of assisted reproductive technology and surrogacy legislation

20/12/2017

Cook

Health

RPH benefits from a $1.3m new 360-degree scanner donation

16/12/2017

Cook

Health

Virtual emergency department goes 24/7

15/12/2017

Cook

Health

Zero tolerance to sexual harassment in WA health system

14/12/2017

Cook

Deputy Premier; Health

Research agenda for roundtable event

11/12/2017

Cook

Health

Governance change for State’s leading pathology service

8/12/2017

Cook

Health

Federal Government commitment needed on GP training positions

30/11/2017

Cook

Health; Mental Health

Funding boost for LGBTI community

29/11/2017

Cook

Health

Perth Children's Hospital opening timetable announced

24/11/2017

Cook

Health

St John of God Midland Public Hospital celebrates second anniversary

20/11/2017

Cook

Health

Call for immediate changes to alcoholic drink labelling

19/11/2017

Cook

Health

Western Australians to benefit from new HIV trial

14/11/2017

Cook

Health

WA Primary Health Alliance launch ‘Choose Well, When You’re Worried Sick’ campaign

12/11/2017

Cook

Health

Strong community support behind sustainable future for health

9/11/2017

Cook

Health

Award recognises rural health champions

26/10/2017

Cook

Health

Study seeking keys to restoring speech after stroke

24/10/2017

Cook

Health

Review of pharmacy ownership public consultation open now

19/10/2017

Cook

Health

Community input key to the future of the health system

19/10/2017

Cook

Health

Ross independent inquiry into PathWest complete

18/10/2017

Cook

Health

Improved access to vital health information to benefit patients

18/10/2017

Cook; Saffioti

Health; Planning

Work begins on WA's first Medihotel

13/10/2017

Cook; Wyatt

Health; Treasurer

The State Government rejects John Holland’s latest claims and excuses regarding delays to the Perth Children's Hospital

13/10/2017

Kelly; Cook

Science; Health

Data linkage review report released

12/10/2017

Cook

Health

Better engagement makes for healthier, happier employees

6/10/2017

Cook

Health; Mental Health

Joint media statement - First sod turned on Peel Youth Medical Services Health Hub

22/09/2017

Cook

Health

Teenagers can now access meningococcal vaccine at GPs

21/09/2017

Cook

Health

WA kids to Discover the benefits of medical research

16/09/2017

Cook; Murray

Health; Sport and Recreation

Healthway and Little Athletics promote healthy era for WA kids

13/09/2017

Cook

Health

Robotic surgical system a first for WA’s public hospitals

8/09/2017

Cook

Health

New phone line to help WA women affected by mesh implants

8/09/2017

Cook

Health

Let's Prevent pilot program to tackle chronic conditions