GP Network News
GP Network News is a weekly publication for general practitioners designed to keep them up to date on developments affecting their profession.
21 Jan 2011
Temporary PBS extension granted for Ciprofloxacin in wake of floodsThe Acting Minister for Health and Ageing, Mark Butler, announced yesterday the...
14 Jan 2011
AMA Queensland and Queensland Health form Flood Medical Response TeamAMA Queensland’s Flood Medical Response Team is working closely with Queensland Health to...
17 Dec 2010
MBS Rebates for tele-health – discussion paperAs part of the consultation process for this initiative the government has released a discussion paper inviting...
10 Dec 2010
After Hours Technical Working GroupThe first meeting of the After Hours Technical Working Group set up to provide the Department of Health and Ageing with...
03 Dec 2010
Sensible Decision on after-hours GP CareThe AMA this week welcomed the Government's decision to extend PIP after-hours incentive payments for general practice...
26 Nov 2010
AMA Public Hospital Report Card 2010The AMA last week released its Public Hospital Report Card for 2010. AMA President, Dr Andrew Pesce, said that the report...
19 Nov 2010
AMA Response to Medicare LocalsThe AMA this week responded to the Department of Health and Ageing's discussion paper on the governance and functions of...
12 Nov 2010
New Format for GPNNYou may have noticed last week we introduced the new format for GPNN. The new GPNN provides improved navigation and enables subscribers to...
05 Nov 2010
Collaborative Care The Federal Council of the AMA today has reaffirmed that it does not support nurse practitioners working independently of doctors.AMA...