Notice the contrast when a health minister listens
This was a significant government decision involving the personal intervention of the prime minister. And the key contribution of new the health minister, Sussan Ley, must be acknowledged. She has shown keen political instincts and a willingness to engage in meaningful consultation.
While we have achieved significant gains for GPs and patients, we are continuing to raise the issue of the Medicare patient rebate freeze with the government. There are other health policy issues that need attention, such as one of the