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How to save general practice - the billion dollar question

Our efforts to protect patients have backfired. At first glance it looked like the co-payment plan was off the table. The press took the bait and announced that the $7 Medicare co-payment measure announced in the 2014-15 budget was cancelled. 547 more words

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The Dutton promise

The quotes below are taken from a speech by the Hon Peter Dutton MP, addressed to the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners’ Conference in Hobart, 2011. 315 more words

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9 reasons why GPs are being screwed by government

The government’s revised co-payment plan is a dog’s breakfast. Here are 9 reasons why the proposal has angered Australian GPs.

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No money for egg donation

Warning that egg donating could become a “business opportunity,” Singapore’s Bioethics Advisory Committee says women donating eggs for stem cell research should only be compensated for out-of-pocket expenses. 216 more words

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What you need to know about Obamacare's second year

Starting November 15, you will be able to once again sign up for Obamacare. and there are many changes. Here are just a few to hit people: 520 more words

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