Sprogis slams Coalition pledge to pull plug on MLs

POLL: Should the Coalition scrap Labor’s Medicare Locals?

Mr Dutton surprised delegates at the AMA national conference on Friday when, in answer to a question about his plans for MLs, he said: “We won’t continue with the Medicare Local structure”.

He made the remarks after a speech in which he said the Federal Government’s “good intentions have not translated into good policy” and MLs were adding an extra layer of