Better resources needed for aged care
AMA FAMILY DOCTOR WEEK, 21-27 July 2019
Your Family Doctor and You: Partnering for Health
A lack of resources and funding is hampering family doctors who want to continue providing care to older patients who move into residential aged care, AMA President, Dr Tony Bartone, said today.
Dr Bartone – a Melbourne GP who has worked for more than 30 years with patients as they move through the stages of life – said that GPs provide cradle-to-grave care for patients.
Published: 27 Jul 2019