BreastScreen Tasmania awarded Australia first accreditation with commendation

Emily Jarvie
By Emily Jarvie
Updated January 10 2020 - 3:55am, first published 3:08am
NATION FIRST: BreastScreen Australia chairwoman Dr Julie Thompson presents BreastScreen Tasmania director of population screening and cancer prevention Gail Ward with the accreditation with commendation. Picture: Emily Jarvie

BreastScreen Tasmania has become the first jurisdiction in Australia to be awarded the top level of accreditation for its life-saving screening services.


Emily Jarvie

Emily Jarvie


Emily Jarvie is a political journalist at The Advocate and The Examiner newspapers based in Hobart, Tasmania. Contact: