Labor pledges $38 million boost to newborn screening

Finn McHugh
By Finn McHugh
April 5 2022 - 12:30pm
With a simple heel prick at birth, babies can get care they need from the earliest stages of life. Picture: Shutterstock

Labor has pledged to boost to screening to identify rare deadly diseases in newborns.


Finn McHugh

Finn McHugh

Federal Political Reporter

Finn McHugh has been federal political reporter for The Canberra Times since July 2021. He joined the Canberra Press Gallery in 2019 where he was executive producer of Sky News's AM Agenda, before joining NCA NewsWire as a federal political reporter. He has previously interned at the Kuwait Times.

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