#256 Communications and Advocacy Update
Here’s an update on a few of the issues AMA Victoria’s Communications and Advocacy team is working on for our members.
#255 Victoria's new Road Safety Strategy 2021-2030
The Victorian Government has launched a ten-year plan that aims to halve road deaths by 2030.
#251 COVID PROFILE: Answering questions about COVID immunity
Walter and Eliza Hall Institute researchers are answering a critical question: does infection provide long-lasting immunity?
#250 Reforms to foster an honest and open culture in health services
The Victorian Government is seeking feedback on reforms aimed at strengthening quality and safety in healthcare delivery.
#243 Submission to Contact Tracing System and Testing Regime Inquiry
AMA Victoria recently provided a submission to the Victorian Legislative Council’s Inquiry into the Victorian Government’s COVID-19 Contact Tracing System and Testing Regime.
#241 Little support for GP role in mental health care
A proposal to scrap GP mental health treatment plans would undermine the holistic approach needed to care for patients.
#240 Feedback wanted: Health information sharing legislation
The DHHS is requesting feedback on proposed amendments to legislation on the sharing of clinical information between public hospitals and health services.
#239 Feedback wanted: Inquiry into COVID-19 contact tracing
The Legal and Social Issues Committee is requesting evidence for an inquiry into the Victorian Government’s contact tracing system and testing regime.
#233 TAC Opioid Management Plan trial
The TAC is now trialling an Opioid Management Plan to identify and support those at risk from high-risk prescription medicines.