GP Network News
GP Network News is a weekly publication for general practitioners designed to keep them up to date on developments affecting their profession.
01 Jul 2011
AMA Survey – Mental Health CutsThe AMA is currently running an online survey to assess the impact on general practitioners and their patients of the Government...
24 Jun 2011
Mental Health Items - Budget CutsThe AMA continues to campaign for a reversal to the Government’s recent Budget cuts to Medicare general practice mental health...
17 Jun 2011
AMA Council of General Practice (AMACGP) meetingThe next meeting of the AMACGP is scheduled for 25 and 26 June. Key issues on the agenda include: Medicare...
10 Jun 2011
AMA 2011 Family Doctor Week – 18 to 24 JulyThe AMA’s annual Family Doctor Week is only a few weeks away. From Monday 18 to Sunday 24 July this year's Family...
03 Jun 2011
New AMA PresidentFollowing two years as Vice President, Brisbane GP, Dr Steve Hambleton formally took over as Federal AMA President at last week’s national...
27 May 2011
Opposition growing to cuts to GP Mental Health Treatment PlansOpposition to the Government’s decision to cut funding to GP Mental Health Treatment Plans is...
20 May 2011
GP Mental Health Treatment PlansThe AMA has continued its opposition to the decision in the Federal Budget to slash GP Mental Health Treatment Plan items under...
13 May 2011
New AMA President to be elected unopposedAMA Vice President, Dr Steve Hambleton, will be elected unopposed as President later this month. Dr Hambleton, a GP...
29 Apr 2011
Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) Senate InquiryThe AMA submission to the Senate Inquiry into the AHPRA said that the transition had...