Published Articles

Exclusive: how the RACP chose Pearson Vue to run its registrar exam

New report exposes even more flaws in college's choice of vendor.
29 January 2019

TGA accused of trying to criminalise gay sex

The watchdog's attempt to ban alkyl nitrates has raised several concerns.
17 January 2019

Lab results reveal what's really in your patients' e-cigarettes

6 out of 10 e-liquids marketed as 'nicotine-free' were found to contain nicotine.
14 January 2019

Mobile euthanasia service to launch for terminally ill patients

Melbourne'sĀ Alfred Hospital says it will deliver lethal drugs to patients across Victoria.
09 January 2019

SafeScript issues alerts for 3300 patients in two months

Victoria prepares to roll out the real-time script-tracking software statewide in April.
07 January 2019

Former Primary boss found guilty of falsifying books

Peter Gregg found guilty of criminal conduct in previous role with construction firm.
12 December 2018

New system lets GPs prescribe cannabis in hours

The online process is so easy it's not worth becoming an authorised prescriber, says the first Australian GP to do so.
11 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

GP's attack on complainant sparks AHPRA review of privacy safeguards

Victim was told her complaint would be expedited if her name was disclosed.
23 November 2018

Tristar could start charging patients amid rural doctor shortage

Locating a doctor who will work in the bush is like 'finding a unicorn', says CEO.
14 November 2018