Published Articles

Major after-hours player looms large in political donations

Cash handed over as sector faced MBS Review Taskforce crackdown.
05 February 2019

Call to split level B for longer standard consults

The AMA wants a new intermediate attendance item between levels B and C.
29 January 2019

'I quit': Serious concerns over MBS review leads to resignation

Ex-RANZCOG president has walked out on the increasingly besieged task force.
23 January 2019

MBS review chief hits back at AusDoc criticism

Dr Steve Hambleton is willing to listen on 40-minute care plan crackdown.
21 January 2019

Survey: 80% of GPs often spend less than 40 minutes on care plans

Fewer than one in five respondents support the proposed new rule.
15 January 2019

Why the MBS Review report is so alarming for GPs

COMMENT: And where did they get that 40-minute figure?
10 January 2019

MBS Review: Its 7-point plan for general practice

Proposals include funding patients to enrol with their practice.
07 January 2019

MBS Review: Draft blueprint for care plans revealed

Medicare task force releases long-awaited report on the future of GP MBS funding.
07 January 2019

Doctors urge PM to legislate staffing ratios in nursing homes

The call comes on the back of several incidents involving alleged abuse of residents.
17 December 2018

Is GP antenatal shared care working? Take our survey

Australian Doctor is looking to gauge doctors' experiences with shared care.
20 November 2018