Program 338: Minister Wyatt on health and aged care

Posted on 2 November 2018 under Funding, Kidney Disease, Radio Programs & Tracking.
Radio Program 338
Minister Ken Wyatt AM, MP

Minister Ken Wyatt AM, MP

In this week’s Anangu Lands Paper Tracker radio show, we talk with the Honourable Ken Wyatt AM, MP – the Federal Minister for Indigenous Health, and the Minister for Senior Australians and Aged Care.

We talk with Minister Wyatt about a range of health and aged care issues that affect Anangu living in remote communities across South Australia.

In particular, we focus on the positive developments about community-based dialysis and the introduction of the new Medicare remote dialysis item; we’ll also talk about ear health and hearing loss; the work being done on trying to get rid of eye diseases such as Trachoma; the challenges of Rheumatic Heart Disease; the increase in reported cases of Syphilis in the Northern Territory; and the needs of senior Australians living in remote communities.

 

 

This program was made possible with support from the Community Broadcasting Foundation. Find out more at cbf.org.au 

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