Healthway was established in 1991 as an independent, statutory body and operates under the Western Australian Health Promotion Act 2016 reporting to Honourable Roger Cook MLA, Deputy Premier; Minister for Health, Mental Health.
Prevention and health promotion partnerships are key themes in the State Government’s Sustainable Health Review Report.
The Report outlines eight enduring strategies and 30 recommendations for change in the Western Australian health system.
A key priority is halting the rise in obesity and reducing harmful alcohol levels, which are risk factors for many chronic conditions.
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Image: Netball WA, West Coast Fever LiveLighter partnership launch with the Health Minister Hon.Roger Cook MLA.