MLs should take preventive health from states

AML Alliance chair Dr Arn Sprogis accused Queensland LNP premier Campbell Newman of “health policy on the run” with his unexpected cuts to preventive health and announcement that primary care was a federal responsibility, but said it at least progressed the Commonwealth-to-regions model MLs were designed for.

“We’re very supportive of people who are affected by this, it’s not the process that should have occurred,” Dr Sprogis said. “But if this precipitates the principle of