More to do on mental health – Greg Hunt

Almost four years after the federal government vowed to overhaul Australia’s mental health system, Health Minister Greg Hunt ­admits there is a lot more work to do.

“I would say a short national analysis is: progress, but significantly more to be done,” Mr Hunt said.

In November 2015, former health minister and Member for Farrer Sussan Ley announced a suite of reforms in response to a major review of Australia’s mental health programs and services, to be rolled out between 2016 and 2019.

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