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08 Oct 2019

Transcript:   AMA President, Dr Tony Bartone, 6PR, Breakfast with Steve and Basil, Tuesday, 8 October 2019

Subject:   Repeat prescriptions for antibiotics


Published: 08 Oct 2019

10 Jul 2017

Health literacy is key to stopping the over-prescribing of antibiotics, AMA Vice President Dr Tony Bartone says.


Published: 10 Jul 2017

10 Jul 2017

Almost 200,000 people a week turn up to a doctor's surgery or hospital clinic without their Medicare card, and allowing staff to look up their details online lets them get timely care. AMA President Dr Michael Gannon says it would be a shame to throw out the system because a handful of people may have abused the system for criminal advantage.


Published: 10 Jul 2017

18 Apr 2017

Changes to skilled worker visas will force Australian hospitals to address issues raised by locally-trained doctors, instead of recruiting from overseas, AMA President Dr Michael Gannon says.


Published: 18 Apr 2017