Sophie Taylor

April 8, 2022

AMA (NSW) condemns NSW Health’s decision to hinder emergency payments to flood-affected doctors

NSW Health’s refusal to temporarily adjust rules for support payments to doctors in flood-affected communities is disappointing, said AMA (NSW) President, Dr Danielle McMullen. “The catastrophic flood conditions in Northern […]
March 26, 2022

Fair funding arrangement needed to improve hospital performance in NSW

The AMA 2022 Public Hospital Report Card underscores the necessity of a new funding arrangement between the Commonwealth and States, said AMA (NSW) President, Dr Danielle McMullen. “The facts and […]
January 6, 2022

Cancellation of elective surgery yet another sign of a health system in crisis: AMA (NSW)

AMA (NSW) is calling on the NSW and Federal Governments to do more to respond to the COVID crisis overtaking our health system. AMA (NSW) President, Dr Danielle McMullen said […]
November 2, 2021

AMA (NSW) welcomes push to boost vaccination numbers

A short pause on the loosening of restrictions for unvaccinated residents is the right move, said AMA (NSW) President, Dr Danielle McMullen. “Delaying freedoms for unvaccinated residents may be the […]
October 1, 2021

AMA (NSW) recognises Premier Gladys Berejiklian’s contribution to health

AMA (NSW) acknowledges the services of Premier Gladys Berejiklian. “While the AMA did not always agree with all decisions of the Berejiklian Government, the medical profession respected the Premier for […]
September 30, 2021

AMA (NSW) welcomes decision to restart day procedures in private hospitals

AMA (NSW) is pleased the NSW Government has announced day procedures will resume in private facilities from Tuesday 5 October. “This is a win for patients who have been anxiously […]