An Andrews Labor Government will tackle skin cancer, one of the most prevalent and deadly forms of the disease, with more education for our kids and more shading for our parks and beaches.
An Andrews Labor Government will fund pharmacies across Victoria to stay open 24 hours a day and provide night nurses for on-the-spot medical advice.
An Andrews Labor Government will set a goal for all Victorian government schools to be asbestos free by 2020.
In an emergency funding boost, an Andrews Labor Government will invest $200 million to open the hospital beds and theatres that the Liberals closed, so more people can be treated.
An Andrews Labor Government will end Victoria’s ambulance crisis with a $100 million plan to reduce response times, resolve the pay dispute, upgrade facilities and treat paramedics with respect, so they can save lives.
An Andrews Labor Government will build Australia’s first specialist heart hospital and bring the world’s best cardiovascular care, research and training to Victoria.
Under an Andrews Labor Government, Monash Medical Centre Moorabbin will get a $16.2 million boost of medical imaging equipment and facilities for parents needing specialist appointments.
Under an Andrews Labor Government, general practitioners will provide comprehensive primary health care for students at 100 secondary schools in disadvantaged postcodes across Victoria.
The Coalition abandoned the Latrobe Valley during the Hazelwood mine fire and an Andrews Labor Government will make sure it never happens again.
Labor will conduct a comprehensive study to identify the health care needs of the growing population in West Gippsland, which has put pressure on existing health services in places like Warragul, Trafalgar and Moe.
An Andrews Labor Government will save the Latrobe Valley University Training Clinic, backing the project to help create the jobs of the future in the Valley.
An Andrews Labor Government will build the Western Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Sunshine, with $200 million in funding to improve care for families in the fastest growing area in Australia.
An Andrews Labor Government will build a comprehensive breast cancer centre as part of the Maroondah Hospital precinct in Ringwood East, so women can get the best care close to home.
Casey Hospital will get a $106.3 million major expansion under an Andrews Labor Government, building the hospital’s first intensive care unit and opening the doors for thousands of locals in need.
An Andrews Labor Government will allow private midwives to access public hospitals to provide birthing services, reducing pressure on maternity wards and providing more choices for expectant mothers.
Victoria will lead the world in medical technology under an Andrews Labor Government, researching cures for chronic disease and developing devices that change lives.
An Andrews Labor Government will ensure our loved ones receive the best care in Victorian hospitals and aged care facilities with groundbreaking new laws.
Labor will improve the safety of Victorian doctors, nurses and other health workers by establishing a $20 million fund to help reduce violence.