This Saturday, AMA Victoria is holding a Summit to combat the serious issue that is confronting the medical profession: bullying, discrimination and harassment.
2017-2018 State Budget Submission. Our Recommendations: Provide funding to undertake medical workforce planning: Provide funding to ensure Victorian doctors can complete their necessary training requirements. In particular, increase the number of medical intern, residency and registrar training positions (including at rural/regional hospitals) . . .
This page explores AMA Victoria's recent doctor advocacy work.
This page outlines AMA Victoria's current public health issues
The Mental Health Bill is currently being debated before Parliament and many of AMA Victoria’s recommendations in our 2010 submission to the Exposure Draft Mental Health Bill.
AMA Victoria was well represented at a forum in Sydney last week aimed at reducing the risk of suicide in the medical profession.
Let us begin with a straightforward proposition: that it is unacceptable for the demands of work and training to be contributing to the suicides of junior doctors.
First Response is a free, confidential telephone support service for all Victorian doctors who may be facing workplace bullying, discrimination or harassment.