health

07 Feb 2024

VAPING IS NOT COOL

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward has today backed a new campaign blitz which highlights the concerning health damage caused by vaping.

14 Sep 2023

WARD SLAMS LABOR FOR FAILING SHOALHAVEN HOSPITAL

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward has slammed NSW Labor for failing Shoalhaven Hospital and the Shoalhaven community with the latest health data revealing emergency treatment times at Shoalhaven are some of the worst in the State.

12 Jul 2023

RYAN 'PARKING' POLICY PROMISE

Independent Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has slammed the NSW Minister for Health Ryan Park for his failure to deliver on a bipartisan election promise to provide free parking at Shoalhaven Hospital by July 1.

07 Dec 2022

WARD PETITIONS GOVERNMENT FOR CHANGES TO HOSPITAL PLAN

Having secured more than $700 million to build a new Shellharbour Hospital, Independent Member for Kiama Gareth Ward has started a petition to pressure the NSW Government to make changes.

Mr Ward said he has received considerable community feedback as part of the community consultation currently underway on the hospital plan.

Mr Ward is petitioning for a return to maternity services and a helipad as part of the hospital build.