Stop the blame game - Launch of the AMA Public Hospital Report Card 2013

1 Nov 2020


Launch of the AMA Public Hospital Report Card 2013

AMA President, Dr Steve Hambleton, will tomorrow launch the AMA Public Hospital Report Card 2013.

The Report Card covers the most recent comprehensive published public hospital capacity and performance data for all States and Territories, and provides commentary from the frontline medical perspective.

Dr Hambleton said that real progress in improving public hospital performance is being hampered by the ongoing blame game between the Federal and State Governments over funding.

“The public hospital blame game has to stop,” Dr Hambleton said.

Launch of the AMA Public Hospital Report Card 2013

Time:                11.30am

Date:                Friday 15 February 2013

Venue:              AMA NSW Conference Centre

                        Ground Floor

                        69 Christie Street

                        ST LEONARDS  NSW

Dr Hambleton will be joined by AMA NSW President, Dr Brian Owler; AMA Victoria President, Dr Steve Parnis; AMA Queensland President, Dr Alex Markwell; AMA Western Australia President, Dr Richard Choong; and AMA South Australia President, Dr Peter Sharley, who will be available to comment first hand on the situation in the public hospitals in their States.

14 February 2013

CONTACT:         John Flannery                       02 6270 5477 / 0419 494 761
                        Kirsty Waterford                     02 6270 5464 / 0427 209 753

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