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Prepare Australia before opening up to the world

The AMA is calling on National Cabinet to adopt interim steps to strengthen hotel quarantine and to establish long term dedicated quarantine facilities to manage the ongoing risks of COVID-19. 

18 May 2021View article

Stretched health system powering Australian economy

Tonight’s Federal Budget rightly focuses on the nation’s recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, AMA President, Dr Omar Khorshid, said.

11 May 2021View article

GPs play critical role in maternity care

Involving GPs in maternity care leads to better outcomes for mothers and babies, the AMA said today.

7 May 2021View article


Putting health care back into aged care.

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AMA President meets with Prime Minister Scott Morrison

Dr Omar Khorshid and Prime Minister Scott Morrison met in Perth on Thursday urging a reset to the national COVID-19 vaccine roll out.

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COVID-19 is challenging the capacity of our nation to respond to serious illness in a never before seen way. View our guidance for doctors on the impact of coronavirus.

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