Media Statements

For Portfolio: Health

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

9/12/2018

Cook

Health

Funding research projects to support safer school and online communities

4/12/2018

Cook

Health

Football West and Healthway partnership fosters healthy club culture

28/11/2018

Cook

Health

Community midwifery closer to home for northern suburbs women

27/11/2018

Cook

Health

Free ACWY meningococcal vaccine program extended

26/11/2018

McGowan; Cook; Roberts

Premier; Health; Mental Health; Police

Methamphetamine Action Plan boosted with more initiatives

26/11/2018

Cook

Health

Wyalkatchem-Koorda Health Service modernised as part of redevelopment

24/11/2018

Cook; MacTiernan

Health; Regional Development

Construction complete on Onslow Health Service redevelopment

24/11/2018

Cook

Health

Healthway Surfing WA partnership promoting skin cancer prevention

23/11/2018

Cook

Health

WA’s future leaders in health research recognised

23/11/2018

Cook

Health

Official opening of Williams Health Centre

19/11/2018

McGowan; Cook

Premier; Health; Mental Health

New Mental Health Emergency Centre for eastern suburbs

16/11/2018

Cook

Health

WA praises plan for national strategy on rare diseases

15/11/2018

Cook

Health

$9.2 million Pingelly Health Centre officially open

14/11/2018

Cook

Health

Beverley and Quairading health service redevelopments complete

13/11/2018

Cook

Health

New netball partnership to promote a healthy lifestyle

12/11/2018

Cook

Health

Award recognises public health champion

12/11/2018

Cook

Health

Government to introduce Bill to legalise voluntary assisted dying and improve end-of-life choices for Western Australians

31/10/2018

Cook

Health; Mental Health

New mental health unit for young Western Australians

24/10/2018

Cook

Health

Roebourne renal facility brings care closer to home

24/10/2018

McGowan; Cook

Premier; Health

Premier officially opens new Karratha Health Campus

20/10/2018

Cook

Health

WA children to pilot world-first autism therapy

19/10/2018

Cook

Health

Peptide shows promise of protecting infant brains

17/10/2018

Cook

Health

Tightening the belt on the fight against obesity

16/10/2018

McGowan; Cook

Premier; Health

New Lotterywest and Healthway chairperson appointed

11/10/2018

Cook

Health

Pregnancy warning for all packaged alcoholic drinks

4/10/2018

Murray; Cook

Sport and Recreation; Health

McGowan Government supporting active and engaged communities

28/09/2018

Cook

Health

New strategy to strengthen WA’s country ambulance services

19/09/2018

Cook

Health

Peel Health Campus to receive major funding boost

13/09/2018

Cook

Health

State Parliament passes tough new tobacco laws to fight smoking

11/09/2018

Cook

Health

New service to support WA people with a spinal cord injury

10/09/2018

Cook

Health

Time is running out for children to get free meningococcal vaccine

9/09/2018

Cook

Health

State’s first Urgent Care Clinic helps address drug and alcohol issues

4/09/2018

Cook; MacTiernan

Health; Regional Development

Karratha Health Campus set to open

29/08/2018

Cook

Health

Self-help and support groups to support the health and wellbeing of WA

25/08/2018

Cook; McGurk

Health; Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence

WA Health awards $1.56 million for family and domestic violence prevention

23/08/2018

Cook

Health

Bill set to provide access to surrogacy for men

16/08/2018

Cook

Health

Cold Cuddle Cots - the gift of time for grieving families

15/08/2018

Cook

Health

Anti-vaccination message dangerous and misleading

15/08/2018

Cook

Health

Armadale Hospital’s new neonatal unit opens

14/08/2018

Cook

Health

Perth Children's Hospital patients get immunisation boost

2/08/2018

Cook

Health

Contemporary care at Kondinin and Corrigin health services

31/07/2018

Cook

Health

New hospital for the South-West

30/07/2018

Cook

Health

High school students Writing for Life competition

30/07/2018

McGowan; Cook

Premier; Health

Common board members for Healthway and Lotterywest

30/07/2018

Cook

Health

WA gets personal about targeting cancer

26/07/2018

Cook

Health

Peel roundtable to focus on local issues

24/07/2018

Cook

Health

Over $10 million for health services in Jurien Bay and Moora

18/07/2018

Cook

Health

Act now to get vaccinated ahead of peak flu season

17/07/2018

Cook

Health

How your face could reveal the secret to a good night’s sleep

15/07/2018

Cook

Health

Menu labelling on the table as obesity battle ramps up

12/07/2018

Cook; MacTiernan

Health; Regional Development

Construction complete on new Karratha Health Campus

11/07/2018

Cook

Health

Robotic surgery becomes reality for Fiona Stanley Hospital

6/07/2018

Saffioti; Murray; Cook

Lands; Seniors and Ageing; Health

Land made available for aged care facility in Westonia

6/07/2018

Cook

Health

Joint media statement: $21 million equipment project to better support complex brain surgeries

4/07/2018

Cook

Health

WA sets bar in bid to lower rates of preterm birth

3/07/2018

Kelly; Cook

Innovation and ICT; Science; Health

New life sciences hub to support WA medical technology and pharmaceutical jobs

29/06/2018

Cook

Health

Health service redevelopments complete

29/06/2018

Saffioti; Cook

Transport; Health

End in sight for alcohol advertising on public transport

28/06/2018

Cook

Health

New Health Service Provider board members

27/06/2018

Cook

Health

New whole-of-industry approach to reduce food poisoning

26/06/2018

Cook

Health

St John Ambulance WA contract extension

26/06/2018

Cook

Deputy Premier; Health; Mental Health

Methamphetamine Action Plan: What the Taskforce heard

25/06/2018

Cook

Health

Telehealth Awareness Week

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