He's back - in hospital with a beaming Victorian Premier, John Brumby.
Brumby should be ashamed of himself. He's been dudded by his health bureaucrats and suckered by Rudd for a few hundred million dollars in a grubby self promotion exercise, the upshot of which has been to pour more public money down the medical black hole.
The health of Australians continues to decline in direct and inverse proportion to the degree to which this bloated and inefficient medical industry is protected by Australian governments.
On the track
On the stepper for 40 minutes all at level 8. That's good. 618 calories and 808 steps.
In the meantime stay tuned and keep Kevin Rudd out of hospitals.