This month in The NSW Doctor: Are doctors gagged from speaking to the media, the latest update on Voluntary Assisted Dying in NSW, Medicare; Medicare and telehealth changes, and more.
In this special Federal Election issue, we look at doctors looking to trade practice for politics, and the top health priorities across the State, as identified by AMA (NSW) Councillors. There is also a special look at TikTok docs – medical professionals using this social media platform to educate and entertain.
In this issue of The NSW Doctor, AMA (NSW) farewells Dr Danielle McMullen who completed her two-year term as President of AMA (NSW) in May. As a key leader during the COVID-19 pandemic, she was highly sought out by the media and appeared almost daily across radio, TV, online and print news. This issue also features our our payroll tax campaign Your Quality Care – Taxed, as well as a look at some of the stories from the Northern NSW floods.
In this edition of The NSW Doctor, we introduce our new president, Dr Michael Bonning. We also preview our State election priorities ahead of the NSW election to be held in March 2023 and breakdown the 2022/23 Health Budget. Find out more about homelessness in people aged over 55, and read our profiles on some incredible doctors.