Can GPs really rely on Ley or is it a case of frenemies?
Federal Health Minister Sussan Ley did some serious sucking up to GPs at the college conference this week. But can the two parties ever really be friends?
The Health Minister and general practice are “working in partnership”: that was the big theme of the Sussan Ley’s message to GPs at the college conference this week.
The lights were too dim in the auditorium to see the warmth with which this declaration was received.
Some may have felt that so far, it has been a bruising, even abusive partnership, rather than the fight-together friendship of say,