Latest Medicare News

Covid Vaccination information and resources for GPs 20 January
AMA welcomes restored telehealth services to meet pandemic demand
It’s time for better Services Australia
We deserve Services Australia we can be proud of
Victoria’s code brown highlights vital role of general practice
Billionaires doubling fortunes shows need for Greens’ billionaires tax
Time to Care: RACGP calls for federal investment to improve patient-centred primary care for Australians
Walk-in Covid Vaccination Clinics
Fraudulent Use of ID and Vaccination Documentation
RACGP welcomes telehealth announcement but warns more long-term investment needed
Cancer physicians applaud Government’s reversal of Telehealth cuts
No more surprise bills: Private insurance plans must cover full colorectal cancer screening continuum
Police make arrests after three BMWs stolen in Melbourne’s north west
NAB moves to digitise health care for Australians
Jordon Steele-John’s December update
ServiceWA app launches to help keep WA safe
Medical research funding to treat debilitating diseases
RACGP: General practices need more support as Covid case numbers rise
Open access to RATs makes most sense for health of all
Scale My Clinic’s Project X, Australia’s one-of-a-kind GP owners coaching service
COVID testing site for Townsville Stadium
Put health check-ups first in 2022
Labor Will Save Hunter’s GP Access After Hours Service
Could free rapid antigen tests do more harm than good?
Cuts to Telehealth puts people with breast cancer at risk as Covid cases surge
Doctors Call For PM Morrison To Return From Holidays To Solve National Covid Testing Crisis
At-risk cancer patients to be hit hard by cuts to Telehealth phone call rebates due
Additional testing site arrangements for December 29
Additional COVID testing site to open tomorrow at JCU
Medicare bulk billing remains high across Australia
Strengthening support for front line workforces as booster rollout continues
Additional COVID testing site to open today at Reid Park
Enhanced support for refugee settlement and integration
Scale My Clinic Reviews SRO GP Clinic Payroll Tax Risk
Permanent telehealth for all Australians
AMA successfully lobbies against linking My Health Record uploads to claiming Medicare Benefits
AMA welcomes Medicare-funded telehealth as permanent part of health system
$9.8 billion new investment in Australia’s health care and COVID response
Vaccination requirements for personal visitors
New Mildura cancer treatment centre will offer local care to local patients
Dietitians’ welcome permanent telehealth
Georges River Council thanks partners for support and assistance in fight against Covid
Telehealth to stay
Telehealth now permanent part of Medicare
Permanent telehealth brings Medicare into 21st century says AMA
APS welcomes Telehealth and Better Access certainty for millions of Australians
Permanent telehealth to strengthen universal Medicare
RACGP welcomes permanent telehealth