Jo will fight for our world-class public health and hospital system and ensure no-one is left behind when it comes to having the best medical care. She strongly supports 24/7 RN care in nursing homes and the rights at work of nurses and paramedics, as well as improved ratios of nurses to patients in NSW hospitals.

Health

Like many in this House, I support a woman’s right to make choices about their own reproductive health. The Government blocked me from giving this speech in Parliament last week.

August 10, 2017

Health

On 1 July the National Disability Insurance Scheme [NDIS] rolled out across New South Wales.

August 03, 2017

Health

Royal Prince Alfred and Canterbury Hospital were both left out of the Government’s cash splurge on public hospitals in this year’s NSW Budget, despite population demands forced on inner west communities by the Berejiklian Government.

June 22, 2017

Health

This Bill extends to those who are experiencing unimaginable suffering and pain some temporary respite, some dignity and some basic human compassion.

May 25, 2017

Health

NSW Labor will today introduce legislation into the NSW Parliament to ban the setting up of specialist anti-vaccination child care centres in NSW – to plug a current legal loophole.

April 04, 2017

Health

Constable Stephanie Swan from Marrickville Local Area Command was one of hundreds of people who took part in the Leukaemia Foundation's World's Greatest Shave earlier this month. 

March 29, 2017

Health

Recently I was privileged to attend the Sydney Relay For Life with my colleagues; the Member for Canterbury, the Member for Sydney and the Member for Balmain.

March 29, 2017

Health

NSW Labor has issued issued a bipartisan call to NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian to hold another drug summit along the historic one held in 1999 by then-Premier Bob Carr.

March 27, 2017

Health

Over 50 children died between 2004-2014 from illnesses that could have been prevented by vaccinations

March 12, 2017

Health

Jo Haylen, Local Member for Summer Hill, proudly announced on International Women’s Day that Dr Marianne Jauncey is Summer Hill’s Woman of the Year.

March 10, 2017