The High Cost of Public Reporting

The High Cost of Public Reporting

This article was originally published – The High Cost of Public Reporting – Medscape – Oct 03, 2017. In an age where big data is king and doctors are urged to treat populations, the journey of one man still has much to tell us. This is a tale of a...
De-doctoring medicine via another layer of bureaucracy

De-doctoring medicine via another layer of bureaucracy

The draft report of the Independent Review of Accreditation Systems within the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme (NRAS) for health professions has been released and it proposes massive changes, and is not to be glossed over. To remind those who may have...
Fake News and $100 Billion in Healthcare Cuts

Fake News and $100 Billion in Healthcare Cuts

Fake News and $100 Billion in Healthcare Cuts In a recent submission entitled Private Health Insurance Consultations 2015-16, the private health insurance lobby group Private Healthcare Australia (PHA) has outlined its agenda to reduce the cost of healthcare by $100...
Bega Hospital Statement

Bega Hospital Statement

Since the inception of the Rural Doctors’ Settlement Package in 1988, Bega Hospital has been named within the hospitals eligible for that package.  RDANSW believes that it remains as such.  The newly named South East Regional Hospital (Bega) is located in a Modified...