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CSIRO launches free program for health and medtech sector

17 May, 2023

Australia's national science agency, CSIRO, has launched a free program to support small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to develop new products and services.

WonderWink WonderWORK scrubs

17 May, 2023 | Supplied by: Infectious Clothing Company Pty LTD

WonderWink's WonderWORK collection comes in a variety of colours, fits and styles.

Aust AI retinal imaging company attracts US investors

17 May, 2023

Melbourne-based Eyetelligence, which uses AI technology and retinal imaging to screen for eye diseases, has received an AU$18 million investment from Ascertain.

LOGIWIPE hospital-grade disinfectant wipes

16 May, 2023 | Supplied by: Medilogic

The LOGIWIPE hospital-grade disinfectant wipes are suitable for cleaning and disinfecting surfaces in healthcare facilities.

Ecolab Healthcare ANZ Skinman Soft Protect hand disinfectant

15 May, 2023 | Supplied by: Ecolab Pty Ltd

The Ecolab Healthcare ANZ Skinman Soft Protect is a broad spectrum alcohol surgical and hygienic hand rub used in clinical settings by healthcare personnel to ensure hand disinfection in line with EN12791 and EN1500.

Budget 2023 health impact: winners and losers

10 May, 2023

Treasurer Jim Chalmers has announced a $5.7 billion funding boost to Medicare, $951.2 million for digital health and $737 million to combat smoking and vaping as a part of the Federal Budget 2023.

TGA makes final decision on paracetamol pack sizes

08 May, 2023

The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has published a final decision to reduce the maximum size of packs for various paracetamol products.

Govt vaping action gets mixed reviews from health experts

03 May, 2023

The Albanese government has released a plan to tackle vaping in Australia through stronger legislation, enforcement, education and support.

$7.9 million investment in collaborative health research

02 May, 2023

Projects aiming to improve leadership equity, mental health, children's wellbeing and patient safety are among those awarded $7.9 million in grants.

Getinge 86-Series washer disinfectors

01 May, 2023 | Supplied by: Getinge Australia Pty Ltd

The Getinge 86-series Washer-Disinfectors were engineered in cooperation with CSSD managers with the intention to create an intuitive and efficient system that will help to reduce the risk of human error.

Skilled migration change to attract global health workers

28 April, 2023

Home Affairs Minister Clare O'Neill has announced a simplification of Australia's skilled migration system in a bid to attract more health workers.

Govt bestows $220m on Strengthening Medicare GP Grants Program

21 April, 2023

Grants will be provided depending on practice size, with smaller practices eligible for $25,000 or $35,000 and larger practices eligible for grants of $50,000.

Statistics highlight inequality in bulk billing

18 April, 2023

New figures show an insufficient Medicare rebate has made health care in Australia increasingly inaccessible, the RACGP said.

Funding supports chronic disease partnerships

14 April, 2023

Four projects have received a combined $5.7 million in research grants as Australia aims to foster research partnerships in the Asia–Pacific region.

2023 HESTA Australian Nursing & Midwifery Awards — finalists announced

13 April, 2023

Nine finalists have been announced ahead of the 2023 HESTA Australian Nursing and Midwifery Awards in May 2023.

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