The Life Aquatic

Dr Gordon Hay and wife Dr Sally Garnett took their medical degrees and set sail.

First Responders and PTSD

Our emergency service workers are often put into physical and mental danger in the course of their working day and it is costing lives.

After-Hours: Urgent or Free-for-All?

With competition fierce in the after-hours space, a pending MBS taskforce review could spell tougher times ahead for some providers.

Breast Cancer: Model of Care

Activism has pushed breast cancer research. Will it shape how we deliver care?

Breaking Down Barriers

Community groups are tackling social isolation and, warning, there will be dancing!

Asbestos Vigilance Still Needed

Despite banning asbestos 13 years ago, the deadly material still poses health risks.  

  • The Life Aquatic

    Wednesday, 28 June 2017
  • First Responders and PTSD

    Wednesday, 28 June 2017
  • After-Hours: Urgent or Free-for-All?

    Wednesday, 31 May 2017
  • Breast Cancer: Model of Care

    Friday, 28 April 2017
  • Breaking Down Barriers

    Friday, 28 April 2017
  • Asbestos Vigilance Still Needed

    Wednesday, 24 August 2016

News

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Opinion

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After Hours and Consumers 27062017-Brennan-Pip-Ms Dec15 It sounds too good to be true. No waiting, no going to the GP surgery, and someone coming to you in the comfort…
In Defence of Antibiotics 27062017-Yovich-John-AProf-May17 I am perplexed about the editorial in the Medical Journal of Australia (17 April 2017) concerning antimicrobial…
Make credentialing simple! 27062017-Burton-Stuart-Dr I am a regular locum provider and would certainly NOT wish to avoid the rigours of agencies scrutinising my…
Declare War on Waste 27062017-McManus-Belinda-Dr May13 On the subject of waste in the health system I think there is one area that is being overlooked and yet would…