The deaths of nine West Australian fly-in fly-out workers who took their own lives will be investigated by a senior mental health clinician.
Leanne Nicholson The WA AMA says the right decision was made to suspend the registration of euthanasia advocate Dr Philip Nitschke over his links to the suicide of a young and healthy WA man man.
Chenee Marrapodi Hundreds of public hospital health workers gathered on the steps of Parliament House today to protest the WA government's public sector wages policy.
Aleisha Orr When the police arrive at a hospital to transfer a patient most people might assume that person is a criminal but that is not always the case.
Dr Joe Kosterich One of the great misnomers of our time is the term “health system.”
Joe Kosterich One of the great misnomers of our time is the term 'health system', writes Dr Joe Kosterich.
Laura Shack By Laura Shack
A man accused of murdering his mother while she was cooking him dinner is still "very ill" and needs more treatment at a mental health facility, a Perth court has heard.
Perth Zoo lioness gets a health check
Aleisha Orr The risk of fraud and corruption within the West Australian Health Department has been described as a “problem that requires immediate and urgent attention” in a report released on...
Leading health campaigners have been labelled zealots and sent abusive emails from those who oppose their stance on electronic cigarettes amid fierce debate about the devices.
Labor has lashed WA Premier Colin Barnett for missing a crisis meeting of his state and territory counterparts to discuss the federal government's planned public hospital funding cuts.
A coronial inquest has found a midwife and nurse at two of Perth's main hospitals died of accidental overdoses within six months of each other after obtaining drugs from their workplaces.
Aleisha Orr Whistleblower Ashton Foley who is still in hiding following a number of claims about her credibility now says she will testify in the upcoming inquiry into the Peel Health Campus and also has plans...
Aleisha Orr A former employee of the firm which took its fleet of trucks off the road nationwide after a fatal crash says he quit his job with the waste management company a year ago because he did not want to...
The theft and loss of taxpayer-funded mobile phones and laptops in WA has risen to more than $480,000 in the past year, despite a promised crack down on missing equipment, the opposition says.
Liam Ducey A report will be prepared for the coroner after an investigation into a fatal shooting in Mandurah wrapped up on Tuesday morning.
Deputy West Australian Premier Kim Hames says he shouldn't have made the comment that the convicted paedophile father of baby Gammy and his twin sister Pipah appeared to be reformed.
Candice Barnes It looks like an upmarket day care centre, but the Project KIDS facility at Murdoch University is actually a sophisticated research facility - albeit with an awesome playground.
Kate Hedley The woman involved in this week’s tragic shooting in Dudley Park has broken her silence in defence of the man she loved.