Tag Archives: Primary Health Networks

John Dwyer. Sliding down the slippery slope to two-tiered health care.

Private Health Insurance gets a foothold in primary care. Imagine the following scenario. You are checking in with your GP’s receptionist for your scheduled appointment and are asked to produce your Medicare Card and, if you have one, your private … Continue reading

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Fran Baum and Sara Javanparast. Demise of Medicare Locals.

Demise of Medicare Locals: impact on community health, partnership and PHC research Fran Baum and Sara Javanparast   Southgate Institute for Health, Society and Equity, Flinders University, Adelaide Tuesday’s budget announced the abolition of the 61 Medicare Locals and that … Continue reading

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