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Adelaide Now
Vic closes in on safe assisted dying lawsMr Andrews told reporters on Tuesday. In a press conference flanked by Attorne
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 minutes ago
Mr Andrews told reporters on Tuesday. In a press conference flanked by Attorney-General Martin Pakula and Health Minister Jill Hennessy, the premier said he hoped to have a conscience vote by the end of the year. "What we know is many Victorians... Read more
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Herald Sun
Vic closes in on safe assisted dying lawsMr Andrews told reporters on Tuesday. In a press conference flanked by Attorne
Herald Sun / Posted 8 minutes ago
Mr Andrews told reporters on Tuesday. In a press conference flanked by Attorney-General Martin Pakula and Health Minister Jill Hennessy, the premier said he hoped to have a conscience vote by the end of the year. "What we know is many Victorians... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
State moves closer to legalising euthanasiamembers will be allowed to vote with their conscience but Attorney-General Mart
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 5 hours ago
members will be allowed to vote with their conscience but Attorney-General Martin Pakula and Health Minister Jill Hennessy backed the move publicly. Mr Pakula said a great deal of work had already been done on the issue hastening the... Read more
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Herald Sun
State moves closer to legalising euthanasiamembers will be allowed to vote with their conscience but Attorney-General Mart
Herald Sun / Posted 5 hours ago
members will be allowed to vote with their conscience but Attorney-General Martin Pakula and Health Minister Jill Hennessy backed the move publicly. Mr Pakula said a great deal of work had already been done on the issue hastening the... Read more
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News.com.au
State moves closer to legalising euthanasiamembers will be allowed to vote with their conscience but Attorney-General Mart
News.com.au / Posted 5 hours ago
members will be allowed to vote with their conscience but Attorney-General Martin Pakula and Health Minister Jill Hennessy backed the move publicly. Mr Pakula said a great deal of work had already been done on the issue hastening the... Read more
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Weekly Times
Vic govt accepts assisted dying advicemedication to someone who lacked the sufficient decision-making capacity. If t
Weekly Times / Posted 6 hours ago
medication to someone who lacked the sufficient decision-making capacity. If the laws are passed by the end of the year, it could be in practice by 2019. Health Minister Jill Hennessy said Labor MPs would have a conscience vote... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Vic govt accepts assisted dying advicemedication to someone who lacked the sufficient decision-making capacity. If t
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
medication to someone who lacked the sufficient decision-making capacity. If the laws are passed by the end of the year, it could be in practice by 2019. Health Minister Jill Hennessy said Labor MPs would have a conscience vote... Read more
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News.com.au
Vic govt accepts assisted dying advicemedication to someone who lacked the sufficient decision-making capacity. If t
News.com.au / Posted 6 hours ago
medication to someone who lacked the sufficient decision-making capacity. If the laws are passed by the end of the year, it could be in practice by 2019. Health Minister Jill Hennessy said Labor MPs would have a conscience vote... Read more
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The Young Witness
Bodies flown interstate as cremation costs soarto allow private crematoriums, the company would "look carefully at entering th
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
to allow private crematoriums, the company would "look carefully at entering the market" in Victoria. Health Minister Jill Hennessy said the current law ensured cemeteries were well cared for, providing a pleasant environment where families... Read more
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Canberra Times
Female paramedics celebrate 30 years on the job for Ambulance Victoriaparamedic, joining the ranks in 1988. Celebrating 30 years of women paramedics
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
paramedic, joining the ranks in 1988. Celebrating 30 years of women paramedics in Victoria, Minister for Ambulance Service Jill Hennessy said it was "hard to believe that as recently as 30 years ago women couldn't be paramedics due to unfair... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Female paramedics celebrate 30 years on the job for Ambulance Victoriaparamedic, joining the ranks in 1988. Celebrating 30 years of women paramedics
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
paramedic, joining the ranks in 1988. Celebrating 30 years of women paramedics in Victoria, Minister for Ambulance Service Jill Hennessy said it was "hard to believe that as recently as 30 years ago women couldn't be paramedics due to unfair... Read more
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The Age
Female paramedics celebrate 30 years on the job for Ambulance Victoriaparamedic, joining the ranks in 1988. Celebrating 30 years of women paramedics
The Age / Posted yesterday
paramedic, joining the ranks in 1988. Celebrating 30 years of women paramedics in Victoria, Minister for Ambulance Service Jill Hennessy said it was "hard to believe that as recently as 30 years ago women couldn't be paramedics due to unfair... Read more
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The Age
Assisted dying: Debate should consider more than the safeguardsRasmussen, Kew Illustration: Matt Golding Photo: Matt GoldingBill a ticking ti
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Rasmussen, Kew Illustration: Matt Golding Photo: Matt GoldingBill a ticking time bomb Health Minister Jill Hennessy describes the assisted suicide bill as "the safest in the world". There is no such thing as "safe" euthanasia... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Conscience vote on Vic voluntary euthanasiamedication - which is yet to be finalised - would be dispensed in a lockable bo
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 days ago
medication - which is yet to be finalised - would be dispensed in a lockable box by a pharmacist. Health Minister Jill Hennessy said the state government will reply to the report within weeks, and have legislation before parliament by the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Euthanasia: "Are you asking me to kill her?"Professor Owler said. "For some, they do not go far enough. For others they sho
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
Professor Owler said. "For some, they do not go far enough. For others they should not exist at all." Health Minister Jill Hennessy said she expected it would take around 18 months to implement the laws. Ms Hennessy said she was particularly... Read more
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The Age
Euthanasia: "Are you asking me to kill her?"Professor Owler said. "For some, they do not go far enough. For others they sho
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
Professor Owler said. "For some, they do not go far enough. For others they should not exist at all." Health Minister Jill Hennessy said she expected it would take around 18 months to implement the laws. Ms Hennessy said she was particularly... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Euthanasia: "Are you asking me to kill her?"Professor Owler said. "For some, they do not go far enough. For others they sho
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Professor Owler said. "For some, they do not go far enough. For others they should not exist at all." Health Minister Jill Hennessy said she expected it would take around 18 months to implement the laws. Ms Hennessy said she was particularly... Read more
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The Age
This is Victorian politicians' best chance to vote as humans, not numbers be unusual coalitions that defy party boundaries to usher through or thwart thi
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
be unusual coalitions that defy party boundaries to usher through or thwart this unprecedented change. Health Minister Jill Hennessy has flagged plans to introduce legislation into parliament as soon as possible. But in the interests of giving... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
This is Victorian politicians' best chance to vote as humans, not numbers be unusual coalitions that defy party boundaries to usher through or thwart thi
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
be unusual coalitions that defy party boundaries to usher through or thwart this unprecedented change. Health Minister Jill Hennessy has flagged plans to introduce legislation into parliament as soon as possible. But in the interests of giving... Read more
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The Border Mail
Hospital funding ‘to reduce wait times’us to keep doing the good job we do.” The 4.2 per cent increase in funding on
The Border Mail / Posted 5 days ago
us to keep doing the good job we do.” The 4.2 per cent increase in funding on the 2016 budget was announced by Victorian Health Minister Jill Hennessy. Northeast Health Wangaratta received $98.3 million, up by 7.3 per cent on the previo... Read more
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The Border Mail
BHS enjoys cash injection“We need to be planning well ahead of time to make sure we can cope with that d
The Border Mail / Posted 6 days ago
“We need to be planning well ahead of time to make sure we can cope with that demand.” In a statement Health Minister Jill Hennessy said “this record boost means better hospitals and efficiency that is first class and accessible, no matter... Read more
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The Courier
BHS enjoys cash injection“We need to be planning well ahead of time to make sure we can cope with that d
The Courier / Posted 6 days ago
“We need to be planning well ahead of time to make sure we can cope with that demand.” In a statement Health Minister Jill Hennessy said “this record boost means better hospitals and efficiency that is first class and accessible, no matter... Read more
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The Border Mail
Albury Wodonga Health to receive $9.3 million more next yearVictorian government ups its contribution to Albury Wodonga Health Victorian H
The Border Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Victorian government ups its contribution to Albury Wodonga Health Victorian Health Minister Jill Hennessy Albury Wodonga Health will receive $233.7 million from the Victorian government in the 2017/2018 financial year, $9.3 million more than the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Funding increaseVictorian government in the 2017/2018 financial year, $9.3 million more than th
The Border Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Victorian government in the 2017/2018 financial year, $9.3 million more than the previous year. Victorian Health Minister Jill Hennessy Albury Wodonga Health will receive $233.7 million from the Victorian government in the 2017/2018 financial... Read more
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Adelaide Now
St Vincent's won't perform assisted dyingperson would need to make three requests and be assessed by two doctors before
Adelaide Now / Posted 14 days ago
person would need to make three requests and be assessed by two doctors before being given a lethal drug. Health Minister Jill Hennessy said people with Alzheimer's and dementia would not be eligible for assisted dying. Pro-voluntary euthanasia... Read more
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Herald Sun
St Vincent's won't do Vic assisted dyingin May reached no conclusion about when terminally ill people might be able to
Herald Sun / Posted 14 days ago
in May reached no conclusion about when terminally ill people might be able to opt for an assisted death. Health Minister Jill Hennessy ruled out people with Alzheimer's and dementia being able to take up the option. She also said people would... Read more
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The Courier Mail
St Vincent's won't do Vic assisted dyingin May reached no conclusion about when terminally ill people might be able to
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 days ago
in May reached no conclusion about when terminally ill people might be able to opt for an assisted death. Health Minister Jill Hennessy ruled out people with Alzheimer's and dementia being able to take up the option. She also said people would... Read more
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News.com.au
St Vincent’s won’t do Vic assisted dyingin May reached no conclusion about when terminally ill people might be able to
News.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
in May reached no conclusion about when terminally ill people might be able to opt for an assisted death. Health Minister Jill Hennessy ruled out people with Alzheimer's and dementia being able to take up the option. She also said people would... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
TV's 10 best series of 2017... so farcommunities. It also served as a platform for tremendous performances from Sana
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 17 days ago
communities. It also served as a platform for tremendous performances from Sanaa Latham, Helen Hunt, Aisha Hinds and Jill Hennessy. “RuPaul’s Drag Race” (VH1) Many rabid fans of RuPaul’s Emmy-winning competition series pitting... Read more
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The North West Star
Calls for dementia patients to get the right to diethe mental capacity to request that their doctor provide them with a lethal pil
The North West Star / Posted 18 days ago
the mental capacity to request that their doctor provide them with a lethal pill to end their suffering. Health Minister Jill Hennessy accepts that not everyone will be happy by the scope of the legislation, but adds that strict safeguards are... Read more
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New Kerala
Forging Victoria's healthcare relationship with India @ newkerala.comstate's commitment to strengthening Indian-Victorian relationships. Victoria's
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
state's commitment to strengthening Indian-Victorian relationships. Victoria's Minister for Health and Ambulance Services, Jill Hennessy, visited India in May to meet with the leaders in health services, health education, research, and... Read more
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The Border Mail
Kitchen starved of $$$are examples of problems. Member for Benambra Bill Tilley first raised the kit
The Border Mail / Posted 21 days ago
are examples of problems. Member for Benambra Bill Tilley first raised the kitchen’s woes with Victorian Health Minister Jill Hennessy last November. After Ms Hennessy replied in April, suggesting Indigo North Health apply for money via the... Read more
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The Age
Assisted dying: Sufferers of motor neurone disease to be included under new lawsincurable condition, and are at "the end of their life" will be eligible. Whil
The Age / Posted 23 days ago
incurable condition, and are at "the end of their life" will be eligible. While Premier Daniel Andrews, Health Minister Jill Hennessy, and most of cabinet are in favour of reforming the law, many in Parliament are not, including Opposition... Read more
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The Border Mail
Change at the top for AWH boardfederal MP Lou Lieberman. Her elevation from the deputy position was confirmed
The Border Mail / Posted 25 days ago
federal MP Lou Lieberman. Her elevation from the deputy position was confirmed this week by Victorian health minister JIll Hennessy. Mr Lieberman has stepped aside after three years as chairman, but will remain on the board. Board member... Read more
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Herald Sun
Hospital fire safety row over claddingcombustible aluminium panels installed on the building. Opposition health spok
Herald Sun / Posted 25 days ago
combustible aluminium panels installed on the building. Opposition health spokeswoman Mary Wooldridge said Health Minister Jill Hennessy had known of flammable cladding on the Royal Women’s for almost two years “but has done absolutely nothing... Read more
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News.com.au
Hospital fire safety row over claddingcombustible aluminium panels installed on the building. Opposition health spok
News.com.au / Posted 25 days ago
combustible aluminium panels installed on the building. Opposition health spokeswoman Mary Wooldridge said Health Minister Jill Hennessy had known of flammable cladding on the Royal Women’s for almost two years “but has done absolutely nothing... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Changes to Ambulance Victoria saves livescases instead of non-urgent ones and data from the first three months shows imp
Sky News Australia / Posted 25 days ago
cases instead of non-urgent ones and data from the first three months shows improvement, says Victorian Health Minister Jill Hennessy. 'Data that's been released today demonstrates at least 39 lives have been saved because of these changes,'... Read more
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Canberra Times
Watchdog to investigate how hospital was kept in dark about pelvic mesh surgerypelvic mesh device surgery on women without a major Melbourne public hospital's
Canberra Times / Posted 26 days ago
pelvic mesh device surgery on women without a major Melbourne public hospital's knowledge. Victorian health minister Jill Hennessy has directed Safer Care Victoria to prioritise an investigation into surgery on women at the Northern Hospital... Read more
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NZCity
Floral tributes grow for Vic surgeonfor all. "His death was avoidable and it should not have happened," she said i
NZCity / Posted 26 days ago
for all. "His death was avoidable and it should not have happened," she said in a statement. Victorian Health Minister Jill Hennessy said a $40 million government fund for healthcare safety has already led to more CCTV equipment, duress alarms... Read more
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Canberra Times
'He saved my life, he's lost his': patient mourns Dr Patrick Pritzwald-Stegmannare mourning, it's that he's a father, a fantastic surgeon, he had so much to o
Canberra Times / Posted 26 days ago
are mourning, it's that he's a father, a fantastic surgeon, he had so much to offer the world." Victorian Health Minister Jill Hennessy said her thoughts had been with Dr Pritzwald-Stegmann and his family over the past few weeks. "Our compassion... Read more
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The Age
Melbourne surgeon's death underlines need for hospital security upgradethrough its lawmakers, has a responsibility to protect those who protect the co
The Age / Posted 26 days ago
through its lawmakers, has a responsibility to protect those who protect the community. Victoria's Health Minister, Jill Hennessy, says the government "obviously" needs to do more to improve security. But she declines to detail how this... Read more
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The Age
'He saved my life, he's lost his': patient mourns Dr Patrick Pritzwald-Stegmannare mourning, it's that he's a father, a fantastic surgeon, he had so much to o
The Age / Posted 26 days ago
are mourning, it's that he's a father, a fantastic surgeon, he had so much to offer the world." Victorian Health Minister Jill Hennessy said her thoughts had been with Dr Pritzwald-Stegmann and his family over the past few weeks. "Our compassion... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'He saved my life, he's lost his': patient mourns Dr Patrick Pritzwald-Stegmannare mourning, it's that he's a father, a fantastic surgeon, he had so much to o
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 26 days ago
are mourning, it's that he's a father, a fantastic surgeon, he had so much to offer the world." Victorian Health Minister Jill Hennessy said her thoughts had been with Dr Pritzwald-Stegmann and his family over the past few weeks. "Our compassion... Read more
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Canberra Times
Box Hill surgeon Patrick Pritzwald-Stegmann's death leaves patients without expert careVictoria's public hospitals in the year to July, including 1166 that resulted i
Canberra Times / Posted 27 days ago
Victoria's public hospitals in the year to July, including 1166 that resulted in staff injury or illness. Health Minister Jill Hennessy said the state government "obviously" needed to do more to improve security at hospitals for staff and... Read more
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Weekly Times
Vic surgeon's death shows safety threatagainst preventable injury including single punch attacks," RACS President Dr J
Weekly Times / Posted 27 days ago
against preventable injury including single punch attacks," RACS President Dr John Batten said. Victorian Health Minister Jill Hennessy says a $40 million government fund for healthcare safety has already led to more CCTV equipment, duress alarms... Read more
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News.com.au
Vic surgeon’s death shows safety threatagainst preventable injury including single punch attacks," RACS President Dr J
News.com.au / Posted 27 days ago
against preventable injury including single punch attacks," RACS President Dr John Batten said. Victorian Health Minister Jill Hennessy says a $40 million government fund for healthcare safety has already led to more CCTV equipment, duress alarms... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Watchdog to investigate how hospital was kept in dark about pelvic mesh surgerypelvic mesh device surgery on women without a major Melbourne public hospital's
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 27 days ago
pelvic mesh device surgery on women without a major Melbourne public hospital's knowledge. Victorian health minister Jill Hennessy has directed Safer Care Victoria to prioritise an investigation into surgery on women at the Northern Hospital... Read more
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The Age
Watchdog to investigate how hospital was kept in dark about pelvic mesh surgerypelvic mesh device surgery on women without a major Melbourne public hospital's
The Age / Posted 27 days ago
pelvic mesh device surgery on women without a major Melbourne public hospital's knowledge. Victorian health minister Jill Hennessy has directed Safer Care Victoria to prioritise an investigation into surgery on women at the Northern Hospital... Read more
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The Age
Box Hill surgeon Patrick Pritzwald-Stegmann's death leaves patients without expert careVictoria's public hospitals in the year to July, including 1166 that resulted i
The Age / Posted 27 days ago
Victoria's public hospitals in the year to July, including 1166 that resulted in staff injury or illness. Health Minister Jill Hennessy said the state government "obviously" needed to do more to improve security at hospitals for staff and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Box Hill surgeon Patrick Pritzwald-Stegmann's death leaves patients without expert careVictoria's public hospitals in the year to July, including 1166 that resulted i
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 27 days ago
Victoria's public hospitals in the year to July, including 1166 that resulted in staff injury or illness. Health Minister Jill Hennessy said the state government "obviously" needed to do more to improve security at hospitals for staff and... Read more
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