Minister flags dramatic changes to health

May 2014
Lamp;May2014, Vol. 71 Issue 4, p26
The article focuses on several changes being planned for the government's health agenda in Australia. Topics covered include the position of federal health minister Peter Dutton regarding the involvement of private health insurers in primary care, proposed changes to Medicare, and a measure that will provide the private sector more access to emergency rooms. Also presented are quotes from various people regarding private health insurance. INSET: What they have to say about private health insurance.


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