Advocacy & Policy
AMA Submission to PBAC – Restricted prescription of antipsychotics in residential aged care
The AMA provided a submission to Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee (PBAC) consultation that deals with a recommendation from the final report of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety.
2021 Position Statement: Health Savings Account
Although Australians enjoy a generally high-quality health system at a relatively modest overall cost to the community, the cost of providing healthcare will continue to rise, driven by an ageing population and rising rates of chronic disease.
AMA Submission on the Streamlining and Expansion of RPGP and Procedural PIP
The AMA Submission in response to the Healthcare Management Advisors (HMA) Consultation Paper 1 on the streamlining and expansion of the Rural Procedural Grants Program (RPGP) and the Practice Incentives Program (PIP) Procedural GP payments highlights the importance of sup
AMA Submission on RACGP Administrative Changes to Standards for General Practice (5th edition)
The AMA has provided a submission in response to a consultation paper from the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) on administrative changes to the RACGP Standards (5th edition). The proposed changes covering aspects of: