Boost for telehealth in Victorian budget

The Victorian budget includes a big boost for Health, with an extra 860 new doctors and nurses working in the state. The Health Minister, David Davis also revealed a separate $2.5 million will be spent over the next 12 months on telehealth projects.  “Telehealth has been demonstrated to be effective at improving access to a range of services, particularly for people in rural and regional areas.”  Read the full story here .