Public Health

Public Health

AMA Victoria supports the introduction of syringe vending machines, as access to clean needles is a key part of the public health policy in reducing blood borne viruses.

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) . . .