The Hon Luke Donnellan, Minister for Disability, Ageing and Carers, today officially opened a unique wheelchair skills course at Austin Health's Royal Talbot Rehabilitation Centre that is giving patients the chance to practice the skills they'll need when they return home after rehabilitation.
Austin Health Palliative Care Unit PSA Clare Headland is filled with "the joy and the happiness and the bliss of being my real self. I feel like I'm 28 again!" It's something that she exudes and spreads to others, especially patients.
Federal Health Minister, Greg Hunt, announced a $1 million funding boost this weekend to extend a rare cancer research trial based at Austin Health, to be conducted by the Olivia Newton-John Cancer Research Institute (ONJCRI), a collaborative partner of Austin Health's Olivia Newton-John Cancer Wellness and Research Centre.