Published Articles

Another job for GPs? Plans unveiled for fee comparison site

It will ultimately provide information on all specialties except general practice.
04 March 2019

Reassurance for women who have had a stillbirth

The time between pregnancies plays no part in the risk of another stillbirth: large-scale study.
04 March 2019

Six of the worst: Yes, you will lose sleep over kids

Study quantifies exactly how much sleep parents should expect to lose.
04 March 2019

Coroner blames IT system for VTE death

The system, eMeds, is used widely in NSW hospitals.
04 March 2019

Universal Medicine lawyers could face ombudsman over 'demeaning' letter

The timing of the letter seemed to intentionally coincide with their opponent's father's funeral, a judge said.
01 March 2019

GPs can now claim higher call-out fees for aged care

The rebate boost also comes with new items for each patient equivalent in value to the MBS items for standard consultations.
01 March 2019

Was 'idiot' politics to blame for Australia’s syphilis epidemic?

The Federal Government is finally addressing the outbreak, but not before the death of six newborns.
01 March 2019

Senior doctor suspended after sexual misconduct claims

Accusations against the doctor were aired in Queensland Parliament this week.
28 February 2019

What emergency? Study placing GPs in ED produces impressive results

The findings contradict previous studies that only relied on data analysis.
28 February 2019

6 concerns the AMA has with the MBS review's GP report

ANALYSIS: The AMA has released its official response to the proposed revamp of Medicare's general practice items.
28 February 2019