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.
Dr Lorraine Baker stands by the statement she made before the Inquiry into Drug Law Reform regarding supervised injecting facilities.
Our Recommendations: Provide funding to undertake medical workforce planning . . .
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) . . .