We all know how important it is to have an efficient, well managed and easily accessible health system.
Unfortunately, many hundreds of millions of dollars was cut to the health budget by the previous State Liberal Government and the Federal Liberal Government in Canberra. We’re reversing the damage.
I am absolutely committed to fight for local services to be improved. I am proud to be a member of the Andrews Labor team which is working hard so our hospitals and health facilities get the support they need.
The long running Ambulance dispute was solved. Ambulance response times are coming down. We’ve opened Monash Children’s Hospital. Elective surgery waiting lists are at a 17 year low. We will see even more significant achievements relating to health and hospitals, like the proposed Cardiac Hospital right here in the Oakleigh Electorate at Monash University.