Mary Wooldridge MP

SHADOW MINISTER FOR INNOVATION, JOBS AND TRADE
SHADOW MINISTER FOR TRAINING AND SKILLS
SHADOW MINISTER FOR HIGHER EDUCATION

Hot Topic VET student numbers continue to plummet under Daniel Andrews

The number of Victorian VET students both undertaking and completing their qualifications continues to plummet year after year under Daniel Andrews. The Productivity Commission's Report on Government Services released today shows that since the Andrews Government took office there are 145,000 fewer VET students (460,000 in 2014 to 314,600 in 2017).

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Hot Topic Liberal Nationals tackle chronic pain

A Liberal Nationals Government will invest $40 million in pain services across the State. Over a million Victorians live with chronic pain, reducing workforce participation, community participation and overall quality of life. It impacts not only their lives, but their families and loved ones as well.

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Hot Topic Ballarat Hospital and health services boost

The Liberal Nationals will build a new and improved Ballarat Base Hospital by investing $461 million for expanded surgical theatres, the emergency department, mental health facilities and a women and children's hub. We will also immediately expand the chronic pain management clinic and the mother and baby unit.

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Hot Topic Australian first for pregnant mums with diabetes

A Liberal Nationals Government will ensure pregnant women living with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes have access to a Continuous Glucose Monitor (CGM) while they are pregnant, reducing complications and improving outcomes for the mother and baby during this critical time. CGM alerts users to rising or falling blood glucose levels allowing them to take action to reduce fluctuations.

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Hot Topic Liberal Nationals to publish Labor's 'secret' hospital waitlist

Elective surgery performance data doesn't accurately reflect the amount of time a patient spends waiting for treatment. It only measures the final part of a patients' journey from when their specialist lists them for an operation to the time they actually receive it.

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