The Prime Minister has again broken his promise not to make cuts to health, with MYEFO documents revealing the Government will rip away $15 million from the Neonatal Unit at Flinders Medical Centre in Adelaide. Read More.
The Prime Minister has broken his promise to the Australian people and slashed millions of dollars in funding from the health budget. Read More.
CHRIS HAMMER: It's not clear what the Government had planned for the last week of Parliament this year, nor the Opposition for that matter because the plans for both were completely overshadowed by the announcement by Holden that it will cease making cars in Australia from 2017. Joining me is Amanda Rishworth the Member for Kingston in South Australia, perhaps the state most affected by Holden's announcement. Read More.
TIM LESTER: Holden. This morning Prime Minister Abbott has ruled out more money for the key car maker as rumours circulate suggesting it has already decided to quit Australia. Our Friday regulars on Breaking Politics are Labor's Amanda Rishworth, her electorate Kingston is in the car making city, Adelaide, and Brisbane's Liberal, Wyatt Roy. Read More.
Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for Health, Amanda Rishworth today moved a motion in the House of Representatives calling on the Abbott Government to immediately make available money that has been frozen within Health Workforce Australia to support clinical training placements for our health workforce. Read more.
Last week's Senate Estimates revealed that the Abbott Government's Commission of Cuts is affecting funding for clinical placements for professional entry students.Read More.
DAVID LIPSON: Thanks for your company on Lunchtime Agenda. Joining me now is Liberal MP Teresa Gambaro and Shadow Parliamentary Secretary, Amanda Rishworth – thanks for your time this afternoon. Read More.
WELCOME TO HEALTH PROFESSIONALS ATTENDING HEALTH WORKFORCE AUSTRALIA 2013 CONFERENCE IN ADELAIDE TODAY
Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for Health, Amanda Rishworth today welcomed the health professionals attending the Health Workforce Australia 2013 Conference to Adelaide. Read More.