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

This week, I went to Canberra to participate in the National Drug Summit. Here's 9 things I learned:

March 04, 2016

Health

The drug policies in NSW aren't working, so we need a new summit to look at harm minimisation strategies that could include amnesty bins, pill-testing and the end of the use of sniffer dogs

February 18, 2016

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Let’s make good evidence based public policy and once again make NSW a world leader when it comes to harm minimisation.

February 14, 2016

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The Sydney Morning Herald, July 22, 2015

It is an old car yard that has been approved to be turned into a hospital – but is destined to become a pollution stack.

January 22, 2016

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The Sydney Morning Herald, August 23, 2015

Families and schools close to a planned WestConnex exhaust stack believe pollution from the tunnel will exacerbate the already high prevalence of chronic circulatory and respiratory conditions in the area.

January 22, 2016

Health

Together, we can truly make asbestos a thing of the past.

November 17, 2015

Health

This October I join thousands of Australians in paying my respects to the women we have lost and saluting the courageous women who have been diagnosed. Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the thousands of Pink Ribbon breakfasts happening across the country show that the community stands with you and we will continue to fight to find a cure.

October 21, 2015

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Jo Haylen, the Member for Summer Hill, will host a breakfast next Monday to acknowledge and remember women affected by breast cancer, with all proceeds going to the National Breast Cancer Foundation.

October 13, 2015

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Jo Haylen MP, Member for Summer Hill has called on the Baird Liberal Government to immediately stop plans for a tunnel exhaust stack close to schools, child care centres and nursing homes in Haberfield and Ashfield.

August 21, 2015

Health

The right to work safely is one of the principal rights we expect as Australians. Whether we work in mines, construction sites, hospitals, schools or offices, we all rightly expect to be safe in our day-to-day work. Thankfully, the vast majority of us get through every day—working hard to provide for ourselves and our families—without incident, and return home safely.

August 11, 2015