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AMA identifies savings of $21.2 billion in aged care hospital admissions

12 Apr 2021

AMA modelling has found more than $21 billion could be saved over the next four years from a reduction in unnecessary hospitalisations and emergency department presentations if the federal government improves access to doctors and nurses across the aged care system.

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Time for calm and clear information on vaccine rollout

12 Apr 2021

The AMA has supported the decisions made by independent scientific experts - the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) and the Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI) – to keep Australians safe throughout the global COVID-19 pandemic.

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Communication key to vaccine confidence

9 Apr 2021

The AMA commends the Australian Government for listening to medical advice on the AstraZeneca vaccine and taking a more cautious approach to the rollout, with emerging evidence there is a very low risk of clotting associated with the vaccine.

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#CareCantWait

Putting health care back into aged care.

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The President's Message

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

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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