Antony Scholefield


Antony is a medical reporter with a special interest in technology and pharmacy.

Published Articles

After missing 38 drug tests, impaired GP struck off

A GP who has admitted to taking ice and cocaine has been struck off after missing 38 mandatory drug tests.
11 January 2018

'Super for surgery' under review

Patients may be banned from using their superannuation to pay for boob jobs, weight loss surgery and other procedures for non-life threatening conditions under a federal Treasury proposal to tighten the rules around early access to super.
10 January 2018

Practices repay average of $9k each for My Health Record failures

Practices have lost almost $11 million in eHealth incentives after failing to meet new requirements to upload My Health Record documents, the Department of Health has revealed.
20 December 2017

Medicare watchdog claws back $3m in one month from GPs

Medicare's Professional Services Review watchdog has recouped more than $3 million from GPs during November for inappropriate claims.
19 December 2017