New AGPN boss vows to lead GPs through transition

NEW AGPN CEO Leanne Wells has promised to ensure a “vital general practice sector” as she leads the nation’s GPs through the controversial change from divisions to Medicare Locals (MLs).

Ms Wells, former AGPN policy chief and a former government health policy adviser, was formally appointed by the AGPN board last week after acting in the role unexpectedly left vacant by former CEO David Butt when he moved to the Federal Health Department – just before the first