Media Releases

Media Releases

Hospital Capacity To Fight Coronavirus Will Be Lost Unless States Move Quickly On Agreement

A coalition of hospital operators are warning crucial clinical staff will be stood down and private and non-profit hospitals closed in a matter of days following the suspension of all category 2 and 3 non-elective surgeries which has effectively strangled their revenue streams.

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Catholic Hospitals Welcomes Morrison Government Jobs Guarantee For Doctors And Nurses

Australia’s largest grouping of non-profit health providers, Catholic Health Australia, welcomes the news that the Morrison Government will ensure its hospitals will be able to continue the fight against coronavirus. 

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Catholic Hospitals Welcome Uk Initiative to Look After Children of Health Workers in Covid19 School Shutdown

Australia’s largest grouping of not-for-profit health providers, Catholic Health Australia, has welcomed the news that the United Kingdom government will make provisions for health workers when it closes the nation’s schools tomorrow.

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Catholic Hospitals Call to Govt to Release Gowns, Gloves and Masks as Stocks Across Its Network Reach Critical Levels

Australia’s largest grouping of not-for-profit health providers, Catholic Health Australia, is calling on the Morrison Government to release stockpiles of personal protective equipment (PPE) to its hospital staff as stocks in its network reach critically low levels. 

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Catholic Health Australia Adopts New Aged Care Covid-19 Measures But Will Allow Managed Visitor Access To Continue

Statement from Pat Garcia, Chief Executive of Catholic Health Australia, on the new aged care COVID-19 measures announced today.

"We want to reassure families that the health and safety of our residents remains paramount. We accept the new measures limiting the number of visitors but will continue to allow residents managed access to their families, health professionals and anyone else deemed important to their lives. 

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