2014 State Election
Victoria’s health system has suffered from long term under-investment by the State, combined with recent cuts by the Commonwealth.
H20 International Health Summit
An opportunity for international medical professions to come together and put the spotlight on health issues prior to the G20 Leaders’ Summit.
AMA Vic generally pleased with latest hospital performance data – but the state average does not reflect poor performances at Ballarat and The Northern Hospitals
Wednesday 22 October AMA Victoria is generally pleased with certain aspects of the June 2014 Victorian Health Services Performance Data, with overall state improvements in most of the year to year comparison reports, such as: Number of patient treatments... read more »
You cannot substitute a pharmacist for a GP - AMA Victoria strongly opposes recommendations to expand the role of pharmacists
Tuesday 14 October 2014 AMA Victoria strongly opposes recommendations to expand pharmacists’ role to include providing vaccinations, treating minor ailments and screening for chronic diseases. You cannot substitute for a doctor – and that is... read more »
Australia to host International Health Summit: 13 - 14 November 2014 H20 International Health Summit Healthy People, Successful Economy The World Medical Association (WMA) will join with the Australian Medical Association (AMA) and AMA Victoria (AMAV) to... read more »
In this month's VICDOC
- Subpoenaing medical records
- Providing treatment for alcohol and drug use disorders
- State election update