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Tuesday 15 October 2019

                      Have you changed?   Your place of practice Your contact address Your mobile number or email.   Contact the AMA (WA) to ensure you are in the right membership …


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Changes to Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill Vital


Tuesday 8 October 2019

The biggest survey ever conducted of WA doctors to determine their views about the Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill (2019) has shown they have overwhelming concerns about the legislation currently before State Parliament, even among doctors who otherwise support Voluntary Assisted …


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AMA (WA) supports Government move to increase medical research funding


Friday 27 September 2019

The Australian Medical Association (WA) has welcomed the introduction of legislation into State Parliament that will substantially increase funding for medical and other research, and potentially provide a boost to Western Australia’s economic future.   The WA Future Fund Amendment …


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Apology requested by AMA (WA) President for Facebook comments by Health Department Official


Tuesday 10 September 2019

Australian Medical Association (WA) President Dr Andrew Miller is requesting an apology and clarification after defamatory comments about him were posted to Facebook from an account attributed to Senior Health Department Policy Advisor Mandy Morgan-Lewis, following the airing of Flashpoint …


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Clarification by the Australian Medical Association (WA)


Monday 26 August 2019

The West Australian Newspaper on Friday 23 August 2019 carried a story (page 5) headlined:   “AMA Softens on Dying Bill.”   The Australian Medical Associations across the country believe that doctors should not be involved in interventions that have …


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Why I Joined the AMA (WA)...
"It is my hope that we can tackle the challenges our profession faces, united as one. If we dislike our working hours, our pay, gender inequality or low training opportunities, we can change these together. As a nurse in my previous life, I know that when a profession stands as one, people listen."
Dr Rebecca Cogan
Dr Rebecca Cogan
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AMA (WA) rejects WA Health’s Industrial Agreement offer

Thursday, 17th October 2019

The AMA (WA) has rejected WA Health’s offer for the replacement WA Health System – Medical Practitioners – AMA Industrial Agreement 2016.    Throughout the process, the AMA (WA) has continued to raise five key issues that must be addressed …