"The research undertaken by Professor Gary Freed and others on general practice and paediatrics, published in the Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health and reported in The Age, is important and welcomed by the Victorian medical profession," AMA Victoria President, Dr Lorraine Baker, said.
"AMA Victoria has met over recent months with the Department of Education, including the Minister for Education and Dr Jenny Premios, the medical adviser to the department, regarding the Doctors in Schools program," Dr Lorraine Baker, President of AMA Victoria, said today.
The AMA is highly critical of the Federal Government’s decision to freeze the Medicare rebate until June 2020, as patients will pay more to see a doctor.
The Australian Medical Association (Victoria) applauds Health Minister Sussan Ley’s announcement that will see the $5 co-payment abandoned.
“Asthma is the most common reason for children being admitted to hospital, presenting to their doctor or hospital emergency department.
The AMA Victoria Section of General Practice has worked to produce the 10 Minimum Standards.
AMA Victoria has guides, resources and advisors that can help doctors to working in/or running a private practice.
AMA Victoria's practice management resources are invaluable tools for doctors running a private medical practice.