Published Articles

'Confusing' mandatory reporting reform set for parliamentary vote

The reform recommended by a Queensland parliamentary committee has the AMA and College worried.
07 February 2019

Health minister weighs in after registrar's shocking blog

Hospital faces calls to review 'dangerous' working hours.
06 February 2019

Doctor claims police cover-up: After assaulting me, they took my phone and deleted the video evidence

Dr Kim Proudlove says she tried to help an injured man but officers stepped in, threw her to the ground and repeatedly punched her in the head.
22 January 2019

2018: The year in review

The controversies and injustices highlighted the importance of caring for doctors.
18 December 2018

Explainer: Will new mandatory reporting rules reassure GPs?

AusDoc speaks with Avant's Georgie Haysom on the legislation currently being considered in Queensland.
17 December 2018

GP widows speak out on suicide at emotion-charged meeting

'I was frustrated by platitudes and the fragmented approach used to support doctors.'
06 December 2018

'We doctors are hurting': AMA boss slams mandatory reporting law

Dr Tony Bartone says the proposed legislation will only have negative consequences.
05 December 2018

Mandatory reporting changes must go further, say doctors' health advocates

Doctors who treat doctors are disappointed at the legal ambiguity.
05 November 2018

After catastrophic injuries, Dr Steve is returning to general practice

Despite being left quadriplegic after a car accident, this GP is in no hurry to give up his work.
10 October 2018

Meet the former HCCC investigator calling for reform

'I remember thinking, what are we doing to this doctor?'
17 August 2018