Health media

Greens dental scheme for pensioners shy of what is needed

“CPSA is pleased that dental care has made an appearance in the election debate,” said Senior Policy Advisor, Amelia Christie.

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Health promotion the way it should be done: Minister launches report

The Hon Andrew Constance MP, Minister for Ageing and Disability Services will be launching the evaluation report on the Health Promotion Service for Older People (HPSOP).

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Launch of Health Promotion Service for Older People evaluation report

Wednesday 20 March 2013

12pm start to 12.30pm, lunch to follow official launch

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Medicare dental scheme closure leaves patients in the lurch

“The closure of the Medicare Chronic Disease Dental Scheme today cuts off many dental patients from essential treatment,” said Senior Policy Advisor, Amelia Christie.

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Palliative Care Funding Needs a Boost

“Palliative care is critical to ensuring that people with terminal illness and their carers are able to access adequate supports, including care at home and counselling, when facing a life threatening illness,” said Senior Policy Advisor, Amelia Christie.

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