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

Jo Haylen MP, Member for Summer Hill, today echoed calls from the Shadow Minister for Roads for work on Westconnex to be halted given claims asbestos contaminated road-base may have been used for the project.

September 01, 2016

Health

When it comes to the challenge of illicit drug use, politicians are not the experts. We have to set aside our preconceived notions and learn from the doctors, nurses and paramedics who work with drug users every day.

August 23, 2016

Health

A motion supporting the strong community support for extending all-night pharmacies in Sydney, giving access to vital medications when they are needed.

August 04, 2016

Health

28 July was World Hepatitis Day, a day to recognise people with Hepatitis C and to raise awareness about HIV and Hepatitis C (HCV) co-infection.

August 02, 2016

Health

It would have been better if the Premier had called it – and called it sooner, but at last NSW is to have another drug summit. 

July 25, 2016

Health

Two old political foes will unite to kickstart the debate about expanding Sydney's lone medically supervised drug consumption centre to new areas and new ways to help users of the drug ice.

 

July 25, 2016

Health

Michael Kirby, Bob Carr, John Brogden and Dr Ingrid van Beek will headline the upcoming Harm Minimisation Summit, being hosted at NSW Parliament by the NSW Cross-Party Harm Minimisation Roundtable. 

July 24, 2016

Health

Four parliamentarians from across the political spectrum have joined forces in the NSW Parliament to renew the debate about harm minimisation approaches to illicit drug use. 

July 04, 2016

Health

15 years saving lives. 15 years providing front-line services at the vanguard of medical practice. 15 years transforming the debate about illicit drug use.

May 11, 2016

Health

While we need to balance the interests of all those involved in ART-assisted conception, the right for donor-conceived individuals to access information about the identity of their donor cannot be ignored and we must always put the interests of children first.

March 16, 2016