2019 Media Releases
This page contains AMA Victoria's 2019 media releases.
AMA Victoria welcomes new State Health Minister
AMA Victoria welcomes and congratulates the Hon. Jenny Mikakos in her new role as Victoria’s Health Minister.
AMA Victoria welcomes pledge on hospital transparency
AMA Victoria welcomes an election commitment announced by the Liberal Nationals to improve public hospital transparency.
AMA Victoria welcomes $24 million pledge for mental health hubs
AMA Victoria welcomes today’s election commitment announced by the Liberal Nationals of $24 million to establish a trial of three community mental health hubs in Victoria.
AMA Victoria welcomes pledge for royal commission into mental health
AMA Victoria welcomes today’s announcement by the Victorian Government to hold a royal commission into the state’s mental health system, if re-elected.
AMA Victoria launches key election priorities
AMA Victoria has launched its top priorities for the Victorian health system in the lead-up to the state election.
AMA welcomes $1.5 billion funding for Footscray Hospital
AMA Victoria welcomes the Victorian Government's announcement of a $1.5 billion redevelopment of Footscray Hospital.
Steven Burrell appointed CEO of AMA Victoria
AMA Victoria is delighted to announce the appointment of Mr Steven Burrell as Chief Executive Officer.
Wear odd socks to support doctors’ mental health
Today, staff at AMA Victoria will show their support for doctors experiencing mental illness by wearing crazy socks.