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Steve Jobs, founder of Apple, died a billionaire at age 56. This is his final essay: “I reached the pinnacle of success in the business world. To some, my life is the epitome of success. However, aside from work, I have little joy. In the end, my wealth is only a...
Australians should be able to easily cancel their My Health Record at any time in the future, says Director of the ADF and NSW rural GP, A/Prof. Dr Aniello Iannuzzi. The decision to have an opt-out personal health record created for all Australians without their...
Bruce Shepherd And Me is a tribute by Jim Wilkinson OAM worked with Bruce Shepherd from 1984 until Bruce’s retirement from operative surgery.
SENIORS need to get for their rights and make politicians realise that older people still have a voice at the ballot box, says Perth doctor K C Wan. Dr Wan has been championing the movement for fairness and justice for doctors who want to work past retirement age.
“But this is not just about doctors. Plenty of people like to keep working and should be encouraged. It’s good for you,” he said. At 74, Dr Wan has more than the average briefcase of credentials.
Dear Doctors, friends and colleagues of the late Dr Bruce Shepherd AM A memorial service for Dr Shepherd will be held on Thursday 07/06/18 at St Marys Catholic Church, 42 Ridge Street, North Sydney @ 11.00am In lieu of flowers, the family has asked for a consideration...
Our friend, colleague and leader Dr Bruce Shepherd AM passed away at 7:30 this morning in Bowral, NSW. Dr Bruce Shepherd AM was the founder of The Australian Doctors' Fund (now Australian Doctors’ Federation), which, since its inception in 1990, has worked diligently...
The Department of Home Affairs has now published the updates to the Skilled Migration Occupation Lists which come into effect from 17 January 2018.
Dr Bill Coote, a former federal health minister advisor and former AMA secretary general, breaks down the forces reshaping general practice & discusses what happens to GPs if we move away from fee for service and the consequences.
The Australian Doctors’ Federation (ADF) has examined the document “Development of a Framework for Secondary Use of My Health Record Data” and makes the following points.
In an age where big data is king and doctors are urged to treat populations, the journey of one man still has much to tell us. This is a tale of a man named Joe and his story led to increase the chances of success for patients.
THE draft report of the Independent Review of Accreditation Systems within the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme (NRAS) for health professions has been released and it proposes massive changes, and is not to be glossed over.
Update on the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2017 currently before the Queensland Parliament