Published Articles

8 facts on government health spending

This is how Australia spent its health dollars in 2013/14
11 December 2015

GPs blamed for health budget blowout

But they say the Four Corners program is an exercise in GP bashing
30 September 2015

Doctors fees on the way up

Most GPs say they will stop bulk billing or charge a higher consultation fee to cope with the rebate freeze
03 July 2015

Seven fast facts about the indexation freeze

From August 2015 to July 2018, the real value of a GP consultation item will be reduced by an average of 6.8%
02 July 2015

Health hard done-by in the budget

Even preventive health has taken a hammering, laments doctors’ groups
15 May 2015

Doctors warn of GP co-payment by stealth

The indexation freeze could result in a co-payment of as much as $8, says the AMA
14 May 2015