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26 Jul 2019

AMA FAMILY DOCTOR WEEK, 21-27 July 2019

Your Family Doctor and You: Partnering for Health

A recent major report from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) has confirmed that GPs are doing an outstanding job looking after their patients’ health, and that patients with a regular GP enjoy a smoother journey through the health system.


Published: 26 Jul 2019

23 Jul 2019

AMA FAMILY DOCTOR WEEK, 21-27 July 2019

Your Family Doctor and You: Partnering for Health

Australians are increasingly going to see their family doctor about their mental health care, with GPs the first destination for families and individuals in need of care.

This week is AMA Family Doctor Week, celebrating the compassion and dedication of Australia’s 37,000 GPs.

“Mental health issues being experienced by one member of a family can affect others, as well as colleagues and friends,” AMA President, Dr Tony Bartone, said today.


Published: 23 Jul 2019