New Cystic Fibrosis medicine added to PBS

New Cystic Fibrosis medicine added to PBS

The Morrison Government will subsidise a life-changing cystic fibrosis medicine which significantly extends the lives of patients while saving families up to a quarter of a million dollars a year. Orkambi® will be available on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS)...
FEDERAL FUNDING DELIVERS FOR ‘BLACK SPOTS’ IN VICTORIA

FEDERAL FUNDING DELIVERS FOR ‘BLACK SPOTS’ IN VICTORIA

The safety of 46 Victorian road ‘black spots’ will be substantially improved over the next 12 months. Assistant Minister to the Deputy Prime Minister and Member for Hinkler, Keith Pitt, and Member for McMillan, Russell Broadbent, today announced $14.7 million for...
LOCAL PROJECTS DELIVER STRONGER COMMUNITIES IN MCMILLAN

LOCAL PROJECTS DELIVER STRONGER COMMUNITIES IN MCMILLAN

Communities across Australia are set to share in $22.5 million to improve local infrastructure and provide essential community equipment with applications now open for Round 4 of the Stronger Communities Programme. Member for McMillan Russell Broadbent said the...
REGIONAL PRIORITY AS RECORD AGED CARE OFFERING OPENS

REGIONAL PRIORITY AS RECORD AGED CARE OFFERING OPENS

Existing and prospective aged care providers across McMillan are being encouraged to apply for a share in a record offering of more than 14,000 new aged care places, with a special focus on rural, regional and remote locations. With the 2018-19 Aged Care Approvals...