No appetite for ownership changes: Minister

Federal Health Minister Sussan Ley (pictured) has told a fellow MP that the government has “no appetite” for changes to pharmacy ownership regulations.

Independent MP Andrew Wilkie met  with Ms Ley to discuss his concerns over proposed and current allied health cuts.

Mr Wilkie, who represents the Tasmanian electorate of Denison, said the government had introduced as co-payment by stealth on optometry