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Palliative Care

Private Members Motion - Legislation for Advanced Care Directives

Parliamentary Activity - Rosalie Woodruff discusses end-of-life planning in Madeleine Ogilivie's Private Members Motion on advanced care directives.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 27 Nov 2019

Extra $220M to Health in Greens' Alternative Budget

Media Release - The Greens’ Alternative Budget prioritises what Tasmanians most want, fixing the State’s health system - currently at breaking point. Included in our Alternative Budget is an investment of an additional $220 million over four years to help...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 31 May 2017

Government Must Fund Home Palliative Care Services

Parliamentary Activity - The Liberals have delivered another serious blow to a core public health service with the closure of the only palliative care support and education service in Tasmania, Palliative Care Tasmania.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 15 Mar 2017

Palliative Care Budget Failure

Media Release - The Liberals have delivered another serious blow to the public health service with the closure of Palliative Care Tasmania.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 6 Feb 2017

Health Minister Evasive on Palliative Care

Parliamentary Activity - Ms WOODRUFF question to MINISTER for HEALTH, Mr FERGUSON

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 18 Aug 2016

Palliative Care Plan Needed

Media Release - During Question Time today, Health Minister, Michael Ferguson, was unable to outline his plan to address the desperate palliative care funding gap in Tasmania.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 18 Aug 2016

Greens Deliver for Northern Tasmania

Media Release - Budgets are about values and priorities. Liberal backbencher Sarah Courtney MP's claims that Greens have forgotten northern Tasmania in our Alternative Budget is rubbish.

Andrea Dawkins - 1 Jun 2016

Call for Liberal Government Not to Rule Out Additional Palliative Care Facility in the North

Parliamentary Activity - After the closure of Philip Oakden House in 2007, Launceston has been without a dedicated, standalone hospice facility.

Andrea Dawkins - 26 May 2016

Federal Budget 2016: Tasmania's Health Funding Chronically Ailing

Parliamentary Activity - While the Federal Liberal Government chose to prioritise millions of dollars for roadworks and tax cuts for businesses, Tasmania's needs to attract extra health funding hasn't been realised in the Federal Budget and that this state...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 4 May 2016