NPS MedicineWise National Medicines Symposium 2014: Day 2

Pat Branford, HCCA Consumer Representative, attended the National Prescribing Service (NPS) MedicineWiseNational Medicines Symposium in late 2014 which was held over three days. The theme of the conference was ‘Medicines in Health: Shaping Our Future’. Here is a summery on the second day. To read more about the other two days of the conference, click…

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NPS MedicineWise National Medicines Symposium 2014: Day 3

Pat Branford, HCCA Consumer Representative, attended the National Prescribing Service (NPS) MedicineWiseNational Medicines Symposium in late 2014 which was held over three days. The theme of the conference was ‘Medicines in Health: Shaping Our Future’. Here is a summery on the third day. To read more about the other two days of the conference, click…

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Cancer Voices Advocate in NSW Parliament

Kathy Smith was elected at the March 2015 election in New South Wales and is now the member for the Gosford Electorate.Ms Smith recently gave her inaugural speech in the Legislative Assembly. We have provided an excerpt from this speech for those people interested in           the consumer experience of cancer services and the why we advocate for improved access. While Ms Smith is…

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Excerpt from Legislative Assembly Hansard – Health Priorities 2015

Health—priorities for 2015 Ministerial statement MR CORBELL (Molonglo—Deputy Chief Minister, Attorney-General, Minister for Health, Minister for the Environment and Minister for Capital Metro) (10.29), by leave: Today I am pleased to speak about the continued investment this Labor government is making in the area of health services in the ACT and the importance we attach to…

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