Mental health care is a real and growing problem for the National Government and for New Zealand Society.
There was a major move from institutional mental health care late last century. 1,070 more words
You have heard chronic pain patients express their fear of the Canadian and provincial governments because their opioid medications, prescribed by their doctors, are being cut back, or cut off entirely. 336 more words
In a fight to save one of Raymond’s historical buildings, private investors have stepped forward, trying to buy the beloved Raymond Care Centre.
But the current owners, Alberta Health Services (AHS), say a purchase isn’t possible, and plan to move forward with demolition. 477 more words
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus from Ethiopia has been elected by the 70th World Health Assembly to serve as Director General of the WHO.
Tedros has served in the government of Ethiopia as Minister of Health from 2005 to 2012 and the Minister of Foreign Affairs from 2012 to 2016. 102 more words
Minister of Health
The Voom Foundation alone has brought several support facilities that have reduced the cost of the surgery. PHOTO: AFP / Brendan Smialowski… 392 more words
Labour has announced policy on trying to deal with difficult mental health issues.
Labour will introduce a pilot scheme of specialist mental health teams across the country in government to ensure swifter and more effective treatment for those who need urgent help, says Labour’s Leader Andrew Little. 648 more words