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.
30 Mar 2012
PCEHR and the MBS – More work and no reward for GPsDuring the week the Minister for Health and Ageing made an announcement that caused several GP groups to...
23 Mar 2012
AMA Surveys on Impact of Mental Health CutsThe AMA has launched a short survey to determine the immediate impact of the Government’s 1 November 2011 cuts to...
16 Mar 2012
AMA Doctors Health SurveyThe AMA President, Dr Steve Hambleton, wrote to AMA members this week advising that the Medical Board of Australia (MBA) has released...
09 Mar 2012
AMA comments on Ten Year Roadmap for National Mental Health ReformThe AMA has reviewed the Government’s Draft Ten Year Roadmap for National Mental Health...
02 Mar 2012
‘Continued dispensing’ not in best interests of patientsAMA President, Dr Steve Hambleton, said today that the passage of the National Health Amendment (Fifth...
24 Feb 2012
Good News for General PracticeThe AMA welcomes the announcement by Health Minister Tanya Plibersek that all 1000 general practice training places for this year...
17 Feb 2012
President discusses mental health with the Minister for Mental Health and AgeingAMA President, Dr Steve Hambleton, met with the Minister for Mental Health and...
10 Feb 2012
AMA Federal Budget Submission 2012-13The AMA 2012-13 Federal Budget Submission, lodged earlier this week, calls on the Federal Government to use the May Budget...
03 Feb 2012
An important message from the AMA President on PIP Breast ImplantsI am writing in relation to the ongoing concern regarding PIP breast implants, a matter in...