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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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How to save general practice - the billion dollar question

Our efforts to protect patients backfired last week. 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 introduced 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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Prime-minister Abbott’s reference to… 690 more words

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