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11 Sep 2018
The AMA is pushing for greater protection of secondary use of data in the My Health Record system, AMA President Dr Tony Bartone says.

Published: 11 Sep 2018

19 Aug 2018

Transcript:   AMA President, Dr Tony Bartone, SKY News, with David Speers,
Sunday 19 August 2018

Subjects:  Medicare Out-of-pocket costs, My Health Record, Assisted Dying Legislation.

 


Published: 19 Aug 2018

01 Aug 2018

Transcript:   AMA President, Dr Tony Bartone, SKY News, with Ashleigh Gillon, Wednesday 1 August 2018

Subject:   My Health Record


Published: 01 Aug 2018

01 Aug 2018

Transcript:   AMA President, Dr Tony Bartone, ABC Radio, AM Program, with Kim Landers, Wednesday 1 August 2018

Subject:   My Health Record


KIM LANDERS:   Well, the President of the Australian Medical Association, Dr Tony Bartone, with that last night's meeting with the Minister. He's a Melbourne based GP and he joins me on the line. Dr Bartone, good morning.

TONY BARTONE:   Good morning.


Published: 01 Aug 2018

26 Jul 2018

Transcript: AMA President Dr Tony Bartone, Channel 9, Today, with Karl Stefanovic,
Thursday, 26 July 2018

Subject:   My Health Record

 


KARL STEFANOVIC:   The Australian Medical Association has vowed to do whatever it takes to protect patient privacy, amid growing concerns over the security of the Federal Government's My Health Record site. AMA President, Dr Tony Bartone, joins me now from Canberra.

Tony, good morning to you. Just how concerned are you about this?


Published: 26 Jul 2018

25 Jul 2018

Transcript: AMA President Dr Tony Bartone, National Press Club Q and A, 25 July 2018

Subjects: Public Hospital Funding, My Health Record, Aged Care, International Medical Graduates, Gap Fees.


STEVE LEWIS:   Thank you, Dr Tony Bartone, for that pretty robust diagnosis of the health system. I was going to visit you for my annual health check, but I am too intimidated now.

[Laughter]


Published: 25 Jul 2018

25 Jul 2018

AMA President, Dr Tony Bartone, said today that he will have a face-to-face meeting with Health Minister, Greg Hunt, next week to gain assurances that the Government will take further steps to ensure the privacy and security of the My Health Record.

Dr Bartone said there had been a groundswell of concern from AMA members, the broader medical profession, and the public about the 2012 legislation framing the My Health Record, particularly Section 70, which deals with the disclosure of health information for law enforcement purposes.


Published: 25 Jul 2018

24 Jul 2018

Transcript: AMA President Dr Tony Bartone, ABC Radio Sydney, Breakfast, with Wendy Harmer and James O’Loghlin, Tuesday, 24 July 2018

Subject: My Health Record


JAMES O'LOGHLIN:   And now we move on to the President of the AMA, Tony Bartone. Good morning, Tony.

TONY BARTONE:   Good morning.

JAMES O'LOGHLIN:   Now, before we hammer you with all the concerns, just tell us what you think the benefits of this new system are?


Published: 24 Jul 2018

22 Jul 2018

Transcript: AMA President Dr Tony Bartone, National Wrap, ABC News, Sunday, 22 July 2018

Subject: National Press Club address, General Practice, My Health Record, Refugee Health, Childhood Obesity


PATRICIA KARVELAS:   AMA President, Dr Tony Bartone, will this week deliver his first major speech at the National Press Club. titled Health Reform Improving the Patient Journey. He joined me a short time ago. Dr Bartone, welcome to National Wrap.

TONY BARTONE:   Good evening.


Published: 22 Jul 2018

22 Jul 2018
My Health Record has been designed at the highest level of government standards, AMA President Dr Tony Bartone says.

Published: 22 Jul 2018

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