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25 million dollars worth of cancer treatment

The THO-South Cancer Centre provides new facilities and services for people affected by a cancer diagnosis.Chief Radiation Therapist Marianne Hercus... more

BreastScreen Tasmania Celebrates 21 Years of Service

BreastScreen Tasmania is celebrating 21 years of outstanding service. Since opening in 1993, BreastScreen Tasmania has performed over 483,000 screening... more

Trinity Hill Project to Deliver Homes and Jobs

The $14 million Trinity Hill social housing project in North Hobart has move forward another step. The 46-unit Trinity Hill... more

Ochre Health GP Service Begins Operating on West Coast

A new provider has established GP services on the West Coast of Tasmania. Ochre Health (Ltd) commenced on 1 February... more

Investing in Local Communities

More than $470,000 will be injected into Tasmanian communities through the latest round of Community Support Levy grants. The grants... more


BreastScreen Tasmania celebrates 21 years of service

BreastScreen Tasmania celebrates 21 years of service

BreastScreen Tasmania is holding state-wide birthday celebrations in February 2014, with public events in Hobart, Launceston and Burnie.



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Summer is here

Summer is here

Summer and the holiday season can bring some of the best weather to Tasmania, but with the warmth can come a number of challenges to our health. Check out our tips for staying healthy this Summer...

Redevelopment RHH

Redevelopment RHH

The $586 million redevelopment of the Royal Hobart Hospital (RHH) is delivering a state-of-the-art health facility for generations of Tasmanians to come. New facilities and services are already available.

Tasmania's Health Plan

Tasmania's Health Plan

Tasmania's Health Plan is being updated, and we want your help to put together the blueprint for health services delivery in the State.