The Doctors Reform Society (DRS) was formed in 1973 to support a proposal for a publicly-funded universal health insurance system. Medibank (now Medicare) was successfully created despite opposition from the Australian Medical Association.
EXHORBITANT COPAYMENTS RIFE BUT AMA WANTS DOCTORS TO DECIDE WHO PAYS HOW MUCH "Reports today that even the Royal Australian College of Surgeons h... read more
AMA ROLLS OVER ON COPYAMENTS: DOCTORS FIRST, PATIENTS SECOND The statement this morning on ABC News by the AMA that "We don't have a proble... read more
GREAT NEWS: PRIMARY HEALTH CARE SPENDING UP! The report from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare that the Federal Government is ... read more