August 2017

Austin Health

Mr CARBINES (Ivanhoe) — I am pleased to report to the house on some key achievements at Austin Health in 2016–17. Austin Health’s elective surgery list was at an all‑time low with a final figure of 2273, well under the target of 2340. It performed the highest number of elective surgery operations ever, with 12 558 operations. Overall surgery increased 5 per cent from the… Read More »Austin Health

Melbourne Polytechnic

Mr CARBINES (Ivanhoe) — (12 929) My adjournment matter is directed to the Minister for Training and Skills in the other place. The action I seek is for the minister to provide details on how the Andrews government is securing the financial future of Melbourne Polytechnic. In particular, the West Heidelberg campus of Melbourne Polytechnic has suffered very significant cuts — $25 million just in… Read More »Melbourne Polytechnic