Private health insurance in primary care – a letter to Peter Dutton

Brett Holmes, General Secretary, has written to Peter Dutton, federal Minister for Health, putting on record the NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association’s opposition to letting the private health insurance industry into primary health care. 31 October 2014 The Hon Peter Dutton MP Minister for Health PO Box 6022 Parliament House Canberra ACT 2600 Dear Minister, […]

APNA: announcement on health assessments ‘devastating’

The Australian Primary Health Care Nurses Association (APNA) today voiced its dismay regarding the Government’s announcement that the time general practice nurses spend contributing to health assessments cannot be legally claimed under the health assessment MBS items. “This announcement will have a devastating impact on the ability of general practice to provide high quality preventive […]

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