Professor Simon Willcock

Professor Simon Willcock

Professor Willcock is clinical director of primary care at Macquarie University Health Sciences Centre, Sydney, NSW.

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“Isn’t the Lord wonderful? He had your door open just as I walked by,” announced Dorothy as she guided herself into the…
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On Christmas Eve, I visited my father in his aged care facility. After two years of pandemic-related restrictions I look…
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‘So, this is Christmas*, and what have you done, another year over…’ How apt are John and Yoko’s lyrics for Australia’s GPs…
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A few days ago, I was paying for a purchase, masked and ‘checked in’ as a good pandemic citizen.  As I turned to leave a…
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I started this opinion piece a month ago but have constantly revised it in light of the recent chaos surrounding the…
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Almost a year ago, as we emerged from a period of extended lockdown, I was informed one night by my father’s aged care…
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The Medicare Review Taskforce was set up to make Medicare fit for the 21st century.  Backed by a multi-million dollar…
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