#84 Please just tell me when the appointment will be!
Without the funds to see a specialist in the private system, patients join a seemingly endless queue for treatment. This problem is likely to get worse if we don’t act.
The Victorian Government is taking action to reduce the harmful use of prescription medicines with real-time prescription monitoring.
#79 We must provide better care for mental health patients
Dr Simon Judkins, president of ACEM calls for better care for the community’s most vulnerable people.
Solid health budget but more funding needed in preventative healthcare
AMA Victoria welcomes significant health funding announced in today’s state budget but calls for more funding in preventative health.
#74 Free health assessments for Victorian stonemasons
The Victorian Government has unveiled a plan providing free health assessments for Victorian stonemason workers.
#71 Changes to TAC funded services: Home Services and taxi travel
Over the past few years the TAC has made changes to ensure your patients can get the right treatment at the right time.
#70 A critical time for mental health care in Victoria
The Andrews Government appears to have listened to AMA Victoria on many aspects of the Royal Commission into Mental Health.
#67 Early detection of chronic kidney disease saves lives
With Kidney Health Week taking place from 8-14 April, now is a great time to start thinking about the impact of kidney disease in your practice.
AMA Victoria says it’s time to book your flu vaccination
Influenza (flu) vaccinations are now available from most GP clinics and it is a timely reminder to all Victorians to book an appointment to be immunised against the flu.