Published Articles

Legal action against clinic selling peptides direct to public

It's alleged the Sydney clinic promoted the treatment for a range of serious conditions, including anxiety and depression.
18 December 2018

Revealed: who's reporting who to AHPRA

Health practitioners reported their peers more than 5000 times in six years.
03 December 2018

Revealed: New rules on sexual boundaries between doctors and patients

Medical board's latest guidelines include a section on physical examinations.
28 November 2018

Call to make GP sign-off compulsory for cosmetic procedures

A NSW inquiry wants the idea considered for the whole country.
22 November 2018

Bad work conditions no excuse: Bacchus Marsh nurse struck off

Dianne Macrae has been banned for reapplying for registration over her care related to three neonatal deaths.
13 November 2018

'This is for you': GP allegedly lured pharmacist with flowers before knife attack

An Adelaide doctor has pleaded not guilty to the attempted murder of a pharmacist who reported him to AHPRA.
07 November 2018

Is a GP guilty of domestic violence fit to practise?

Tribunal rules that the actions of convicted GP were 'regrettable and inappropriate' but only warrant a reprimand.
05 November 2018

Former AMA president struck off for five years

Dr Keith Woollard was found guilty for performing angioplasties without the necessary training.
02 November 2018

GP banned from offering experimental 'hyperthermia treatment'

Health ombudsman uses emergency powers to shut down the trial therapy.
23 October 2018