A mandate to strengthen the health system

Rosanna Capolingua
Med J Aust 2007; 187 (9): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2007.tb01386.x
Published online: 5 November 2007

The President of the AMA describes the key issues for health

This is an exceptional election. Many Australians have memories only of a federal Liberal Government in power, and a health system based on Medicare and public hospitals, with a greater balance and contribution from the private sector in the past few years. The issue for the Australian Medical Association (AMA) is: what will this federal election outcome deliver for the health of Australians?

  • Rosanna Capolingua

  • Australian Medical Association, Canberra, ACT.



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