Victoria’s political parties are following their national counterparts and failing to release full and detailed health policies prior to the upcoming election.
This page explores AMA Victoria's recent doctor advocacy work.
The Victorian Labor Party’s $46.2m plan for GPs to treat adolescents in disadvantages schools will not work in its current form.
Today's Federal Budget announcement holds nothing but pain for Victorians. Just as no one is immune from sickness, no one will be immune from these dramatic increases in out-of-pocket health expenses.
The Victorian Liberal Party must stop asserting that they’ve dramatically increased public hospital bed numbers unless they release data detailing which hospitals have received these beds.
Our Recommendations: Provide funding to undertake medical workforce planning . . .
The Australian Medical Association (Victoria) welcomes the Victorian Government’s Ice Action Plan, which includes $18 million for ice treatment and rehab programs.
Governments and political parties must support general practice. AMA Victoria slams unsubstantiated policies which direct funding away from general practice and towards ill-equipped and insufficient alternatives: pharmacists and nurses.
This page outlines AMA Victoria's current public health issues