Peel Health criticism ‘baseless and unfair’

Peel Health criticism ‘baseless and unfair’


Thursday 18 April 2013

The Australian Medical Association (WA) today criticised a so-called whistle blower for suggesting that the practices of some doctors at Peel Health Campus had put patient’s health at risk.   The Inquiry into Peel Health Campus: Contract Management and Clinical …


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Govt Leadership on Female Genital Mutilation applauded


Wednesday 17 April 2013

The Australian Medical Association (WA) has congratulated Health Minister Kim Hames for his leadership in fighting to eradicate Female Genital Mutilation from Australia.   AMA (WA) Vice-President Dr Michael Gannon said the practice of FGM was not only unacceptable, but …


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Commitment to Indigenous health is crucial: AMA (WA)


Wednesday 17 April 2013

The Australian Medical Association (WA) has strongly supported this week’s push by the Close the Gap campaign to a continued commitment towards Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health.   “As AMA (WA) President I agree that it is vital to …


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Education Expense change will hurt health care


Tuesday 16 April 2013

Moves by the Federal Government to limit the tax deduction for work related education expenses will seriously affect the quality of health care in Australia and drive medical professionals from our shores, the AMA (WA) said today.Under the new reforms …


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Immunisation important for both your child and the community


Friday 12 April 2013

 AMA (WA) President Dr. Richard Choong has urged parents to think not only of their children’s health, but the community as a whole when deciding on immunisation.   After the startling immunisation results released recently by the NHPA, Dr. Choong addressed …


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