Premier Giddings, Health Minister Michelle O’Byrne

Among the recipients of our recent Statement on Health Issues was the State Minister for Health, the Hon Michelle O’Byrne (HERE: What kind of perverse economic reasoning is this?)

I have attached her letter in response (Download below).

It would appear from the letter that Government policy is not to guarantee funding for anything other than emergency treatment.

This is unacceptable, especially in the light of recently announced expenditure in other areas such as forestry.

We believe therefore that the Minister’s response should be circulated as widely as possible.

• What Michelle O’Byrne said in reply,